Recent Examples of narthex from the Web
When the fire was over, the only remaining parts of the church were the stone walls, a Civil War memorial in the narthex and the bell tower.
There are prayer cards for Father Conway in a narthex rack.
Donations can be left in the parish office during business hours or the narthex before or after weekend Masses.
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Origin and Etymology of narthex
First Known Use: circa 1673See Words from the same year
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