Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[soo r-soo m kawr-dah, kohr-] /ˈsʊər sʊm ˈkɔr dɑ, ˈkoʊr-/
noun, Ecclesiastical.
the words “Lift up your hearts,” addressed by the celebrant of the Mass to the congregation just before the preface.
sursum corda
/ˈsɜːsəm ˈkɔːdə/
(RC Church) a Latin versicle meaning Lift up your hearts, said by the priest at Mass
a cry of exhortation, hope, etc


Read Also:

  • Sursumduction

    sursumduction sur·sum·duc·tion (sûr’səm-dŭk’shən) n. See supraduction.

  • Sursumvergence

    sursumvergence sur·sum·ver·gence (sûr’səm-vûr’jəns) n. See supravergence.

  • Sursumversion

    sursumversion sur·sum·ver·sion (sûr’səm-vûr’zhən) n. See supraversion.

  • Surt

    noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. the guardian and ruler of Muspelheim, destined to defeat Frey at Ragnarok and destroy the world with fire.

Disclaimer: Sursum-corda definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.