A study or private room where one is not to be disturbed
Any church or temple
(Eccles.) A case or other container in which relics are kept and displayed for veneration
An ancient temple
The definition of a gleam is a brief flash of light or a weak light that lasts for awhile.
A specified Christian denomination:
A box, sheath, or covering generally.
The sanctum in an ancient temple.
A vault for burial; grave; tomb
The sanctuary or sacristy of a church.
A small building (""vault"") for the remains of the dead, with walls, a roof, and (if it is to be used for more than one corpse) a door. It may be partly or wholly in the ground (except for its entrance) in a cemetery, or it may be inside a church proper or in its crypt. Single tombs may be permanently sealed; those for families (other groups) have doors for access whenever needed.
A case or box on a church altar containing the consecrated host and wine of the Eucharist.
The definition of a monument is a structure, building, statue, gravestone or other item designed or constructed to honor someone.
A room or recess in a church, set apart for special services and having its own altar
A structure, typically a table, before which the divine offices are recited and upon which the Eucharist is celebrated in Christian churches.
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