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1. Theological Place

How one defines the proper place of liturgics within the spectrum of theological disciplines depends on how one understands liturgy and what significance one attributes to it in the life of the church. If one sees leitourgia as a fundamental and central function of ecclesial existence, then scholarly reflection on liturgy has its rightful place both within theology proper, especially ecclesiology, and also within the practical theolog…

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Berger, Teresa, “Liturgics”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 09 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_L470>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512

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