The Rosary is a prayer, associated with the Roman Catholic Churcha term translated from the Greek word “Ecclesia” which means an assembly called together and is sometime translated as a congregation. A church is... more, but which is used in some form by many other Christians. It is intended to facilitate meditation upon the life of ChristDerived from a Greek term meaning anointed and is equivalent to the word “messiah” from Hebrew roots. The anointing references the act of installi... more. The rosary beads are used as an aid to track one’s place in the meditative prayer.