A Priest's Handbook: The Ceremonies of the Church / Edition 3

A Priest's Handbook: The Ceremonies of the Church / Edition 3

by Dennis G. Michno
     
 

The definitive reference work that simplifies liturgical officiating and celebrating of the rites of the Episcopal Church. A Priest's Handbook explains the appropriate use of vestments, color, altar preparation, as well as gestures and movements during the various services. It also explores the particular prayer and liturgical options for the Holy Eucharist,

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Overview

The definitive reference work that simplifies liturgical officiating and celebrating of the rites of the Episcopal Church. A Priest's Handbook explains the appropriate use of vestments, color, altar preparation, as well as gestures and movements during the various services. It also explores the particular prayer and liturgical options for the Holy Eucharist, Holy Week, Baptism, and other events in the Church's calendar. Sections on the use of the lectionary and the Daily Offices make this handbook truly comprehensive.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819217684
Publisher:
Church Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/07/1998
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
361,575
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Alphabetical List of Illustrations....................          

Preface to the Second Edition....................          

Foreword....................          

Introduction....................          

Liturgical Books....................          

Ceremonial Acts....................          

Manual Acts....................          

Vestments....................          

Concerning Candles....................          

Concerning Silence....................          

THE HOLY EUCHARIST....................          

THE CALENDAR....................          

THE LECTIONARY....................          

THE DAILY OFFICE....................          

PROPER LITURGIES FOR SPECIAL DAYS AND OTHER OCCASIONS......          

HOLY WEEK....................          

HOLY BAPTISM, OTHER SACRAMENTS AND PASTORAL OFFICES........          

APPENDIX....................          

Epilogue....................          

About the Author and Illustrator....................          

Index....................          


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