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Goar, Jacques
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(1601, Paris – Sep 23, 1653, Paris). As prior of the Dominican convent on Chios (1631–1637), in close interaction with the Greeks there, he began the study of Orthodox worship that he continued in Rome through contact with L. Allatius. The Euchologion (Liturgical books) he published in 1647 relied on the textus receptus published in Venice in 1638, which Goar supplemented with excerpts from older manuscripts (including the oldest Euchologion text in the Greek codex Barberini 336, 8th cent.) and from the liturgy commentaries of important Byzantine theolo…

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Felmy, Karl Christian, “Goar, Jacques”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 15 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_08785>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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