• Latin: pretium, price, value


  • homage and thanksgiving rendered to God for favors or blessings conferred
  • laudation or works addressed to God
  • one of the four ends of the Mass
  • the hour, or part, of the Divine Office , known as Lauds
  • Psalms, or Hymns of Praise

MLA Citation

  • “praise”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 August 2010. Web. 13 October 2015. <>