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Published by Printed in the Armenian Monastery of St. Lazaro in Venice .
Written in English


  • Armenian Church -- Liturgy.,
  • Armenian Church -- Customs and practices.

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Statementby the Rd. Dr. James Issaverdens....
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. ;
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18651042M

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  Contents: Part 1, The Armenian Liturgy (Venice, ), English translation and study; Part 2, The Divine Ordinances (Venice, ); Part 3, The Ordinal (Venice, ); Part 4, The Sacred Rites and Ceremonies of the Armenian Church (Venice, ), including topics such as consecrations, fasts, festivals, the Armenian calendar, the Bible. Find The Sacred Rites and Ceremonies of the Armenian Church by Issaverdens, James - View Our Holiday Gift Guide We made holiday shopping easy: browse by interest, category, price or age in our bookseller curated gift guide. Pt. 1. The Armenian liturgy, -- Pt. 2. The divine ordinances according to Armenian ritual, -- Pt. 3. The ordinal, -- Pt. 4. The sacred rites and ceremonies of the Armenian church, Separate title pages for each part. Description: 4 volumes in 1 ; 16 cm. Download Sacred Ceremony eBook in PDF, EPUB, Mobi. The Sacred Rites and Ceremonies of the Armenian Church. Author: James Issaverdens Publisher: N.A ISBN: N.A The Book of Ceremony explores: • The elements of a powerful ceremony—including setting strong intentions, choosing your space, preparing ceremonial items, and dealing.

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