English version

thanksgiving in Religion topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthanksgivingthanks‧giv‧ing /ˌθæŋksˈɡɪvɪŋ◂/ noun [countable, uncountable] formal  RRan expression of thanks to God
Examples from the Corpus
thanksgivingWe allow our feelings to flow out towards him in adoration, confession, thanksgiving and praise.And no pilots in our company had been killed, an occasion for thanksgiving.They sang and shouted and danced and prayed and raised their hands in thanksgiving.A short hymn of thanksgiving followed and the service was over.And therefore his attitude must be one of thanksgiving.Several photos, tokens of thanksgiving, are attached to the red velvet robe that covers the carving.But the context of this gratitude is itself one of gratitude for the elements of the thanksgiving meal.The thanksgiving dinner, the feast ... that was it, of course.