The Priest's Book

The Priest's Book : A Manual of Offices (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Priest's Book: A Manual of Offices The Priest's Book contains those Offices and Benedictions which are within the power of a Priest to perform - the line being strictly drawn between Parochial and Pontifical offices, a dis tinction plainly set forth in ancient Liturgies. The prayers in Commemoration of the Faithful Departed are drawn and compiled from the Clem entine Liturgy, the Liturgy of S. James (greek and Syriac), Liturgy of the Armenian Church, Liturgy of 8. Mark, and Coptic Liturgy. The Editor is indebted to innumerable authors, known and anonymous, for the compiled offices, and de sires to express his grateful acknowledgments especially to the Bishop of Albany, to the Rev. Dr. Dean, Chancellor, and to the Rev. Dr. Hills, of Burlington, for both material and helpful en couragement. All saints' cathedral albany, N. Y., festival OF all saints, 1888. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 330 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 18mm | 440g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243197284
  • 9780243197286