Doxology [Gk. doxología, from dóxa—‘praise, honor, glory’ and lógos—‘utterance’]. A brief expression of praise, primarily to God or to other members of the trinity.The basic form is the blessing formula “Blessed be the Lord” or “Blessed be the God and Father …” (Heb. bārûḵ; Gk. eulogētós; Gen.