the Passion

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Passion

: the sufferings of Jesus Christ between the night of the Last Supper and his death

Word by Word Definitions

passion play
  1. : the sufferings of Christ between the night of the Last Supper and his death

  2. : an oratorio based on a gospel narrative of the Passion

  3. : suffering


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