from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See liturgics.
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- n. liturgics
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The science treating of liturgical matters; a treatise on, or description of, liturgies.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The science or systematic study of appointed forms of public worship, especially of the ancient forms for the celebration of the eucharist. See liturgy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the study of liturgies
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There are then these three aspects under which liturgiology should be considered by a Catholic theologian, as an element of canon law, church history, and dogmatic theology.
Such instruction in liturgiology should include some notion of ecclesiology in general, the history and comparison of church planning and architecture, of vestments and church music.
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