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The Christian year : its purpose and its history

Author: Walker Gwynne
Publisher: New York : Longmans, Green, ©1915.
Series: ATLA monograph preservation program, ATLA fiche 1988-1231.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gwynne, Walker, 1845-1931.
Christian year.
New York : Longmans, Green, ©1915
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walker Gwynne
ISBN: 0790552310 9780790552316
OCLC Number: 181915771
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. Evanston : American Theological Library Association, 1990. 1 microfiche. High reduction. Silver based film. (ATLA monograph preservation program ; ATLA fiche 1988-1231).
Description: xiv, 143 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Chapter I: Why the church has a Christian year --
Chapter II: Puritan objectives --
Chapter III: The church year a growth --
Chapter IV: The ritual year of the church of Israel --
Chapter V: The Jewish year and the apostolic church --
Chapter VI: The beginnings of the Christian year in the apostolic church --
Chapter VII: The value of custom and tradition in the church --
Chapter VIII: The church calendar and its use --
Chapter IX: Technical words in the calendar --
Chapter X: The beginning of the church year: Advent and Christmas --
Chapter XI: Other immovable feasts of our Lord --
Chapter XII: The movable feasts: Easter and Ascension --
Chapter XIII: Other movable feasts: Whitsunday and trinity --
Chapter XIV: The Saints' days --
Chapter XV: The feast of S. Michael and all angels --
Chapter XVI: The feast of all saints --
Chapter XVII: The black-letter days --
Chapter XVIII. The fasts of the Christian year --
Chapter XIX: Lent and pre-Lent --
Chapter XX: Holy week --
Chapter XXI: Good Friday and Easter even --
Chapter XXII: Other days of fasting --
XXIII: Variations and revisions of calendars.
Series Title: ATLA monograph preservation program, ATLA fiche 1988-1231.
Responsibility: by Walker Gwynne.


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