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OUR LORD

Shortened form of Our Lord Jesus Christ, as found in the earliest liturgical prayers. Used with the prefix "Our," it stands for Christ, but alone as "Lord" or "The Lord" is also synonymous with God.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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