Means worship and its ordering (it comes from Greek words meaning "the people's work"). Sometimes liturgical worship (e.g. Anglican or Catholic) is contrasted with less ordered, or freer, services (like Baptist or Pentecostal).

This page is part of the Hypertext Bible Commentary - Amos , if you have reached it as a standalone page, to view it in context, go to
© Tim Bulkeley, 1996-2005, Tim Bulkeley. All rights reserved.