Byzantine Rite

Byzantine Rite

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Byzantine Rite, sometimes called the Rite of Constantinople or Constantinopolitan Rite is the liturgical rite used currently by all the Eastern Orthodox Churches and by the Greek-Catholic Churches. The rite developed in the city of Constantinople. It is the second largest liturgical rite in Christendom, second in worldwide usage only to the Roman Rite. The Rite consists of the Divine Liturgies, Canonical Hours, forms for the administration of Sacred Mysteries and the numerous prayers, blessings, and exorcisms, developed in the Church of Constantinople. Also involved are the specifics of architecture, icons, liturgical music, vestments and traditions which have evolved over the centuries in the practice of this Riteshow more

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  • Paperback | 172 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 259g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134921114
  • 9786134921114