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agape

(ă-ga′pā, a′gă-pā″) [Gr. agapē, love]
Unselfish, unconditional love for another, without sexual or romantic feelings.
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While it retained several key banqueting practices of the surrounding culture, the Love Feast also transformed them in telling ways.
Charan Gill asked him to prepare a St Valentine's Love Feast. And invited the Daily Record to find 20 couples to put it to a final test before it went on the menu on February 14.
We asked you to tell us why YOU deserved to be on the Love Feast guest list.
Breadmaking, the third ethnographic section, is a unique ritual, "a high point in the preparatory service for the most sacred of rituals, Old Order River Brethren love feast communion" (141).
Let him eat a peach out of your hand, and feed her a banana to complete your love feast.
The most recent was an "End-of-Summer Celebration and Love Feast" (picnic) held on the grounds of Camp Wannabegone in what serves our synod as our lake district.
The night of peace, the love feast has never ended.
Tournier's later novels include La Goutte d'or (1985; The Golden Droplet) and Le Medianoche amoureux (1989; The Midnight Love Feast).
The Christmas Merry-thon will take place at Kennedy Square at 10 am and will include the Santa Claus march -- the first 400 participants will be given free Santa hats -- and at Makarios Avenue from 11.00am the Love Feast offers entertainment, activities for kids and a Christmas bazaar with charity stalls.
The X Factor 2015 finalist will be providing the entertainment with performances as the red carpet is rolled out at 'The Love Feast.'
The man behind Scotland's first official "St Valentine's Love Feast" is Glasgow's curry king, Charan Gill.