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Chrysostom Liturgy,
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since the 11/12th century, the most important order of the liturgy in Constantinople, which widely superseded the liturgy of St. Basil, which was celebrated only ten times a year, after adopting many of the latter's features. A redaction of an Antiochene precursor to the Chrysostom Liturgy, or its silent prayers, by John Chrysostom cannot be ruled out in view of numerous points of agreement with his work, though not to the extent evidenced in the Liturgy of Saint Basil. The close similarity of its most important prayers with the Syrian Liturgy of the Apostles points to Antio…

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Felmy, Karl Christian, “Chrysostom Liturgy,”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 15 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_10879>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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