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  • n. A book containing selections from the Gospels, read during worship services.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A selection of passages from the Gospels, as a lesson in divine service.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the Greek and Roman Catholic churches, a book containing passages from the Gospels to be read at divine service. Also evangelistarion, evangeliary.


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  • The holy man recognised his evangelistary, and, full of astonishment, he sang in the tepid air a hymn to the Creator and His creation.

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