Recessional hymn

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A recessional hymn is a hymn placed at the end of a church service to close it. It is used commonly in the Catholic Church and Anglican Church, an equivalent to the concluding voluntary, which is called a Recessional Voluntary, for example a Wedding Recessional.

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Processional hymn

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  • The dictionary definition of recessional at Wiktionary