SVS Evening Worship

Evening Worship

Evening Worship
Sign in to rate
SKU 9780881410112
Weight 0.66 lbs
 
$33.00
Quantity

Description

By: Nicholas Uspensky
ISBN: 9780881410112
Required for Unit III-Liturgical Theology II


In this study on evening worship in the Orthodox Church, Nicholas Uspensky reveals the true purpose for which the service of Vespers came into existence: the ancient Christian tradition of giving thanks for the evening light, and the faith which this tradition implies concerning the presence of Christ in the midst of those gathered in His name. While tracing the evolution of the rites of Vespers and the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts from their Old Testamental antecedents to their present forms today, he calls upon liturgical commentators to stand closer to the meaning attached to the service of evening worship by the ancient Church. This valuable historical-liturgical study also discusses the Communion which is added to the Vespers in the midst of the Fast, and the differences that exist between the Greek and Russian orders of service for the sacraments of penance and the Eucharist.
Metropolitan PHILIP: His Life and His Dreams
The Russian Icon
Encountering Women of Faith V.I
 
Being Bread
Do Not Judge
Reliquary Cross (Silver)
 
For the Life of the World
Divine Christ
Icon-Raphael Full 8x10

Product rating

Sign in to rate

Customer Reviews

There have been no reviews for this product.