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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.