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Analogion

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Analogion: An Analogion is a lectern or slanted stand on which icons or the Gospel Book are placed for veneration by the faithful in the Eastern Orthodox Church and Eastern Catholic Churches. It may also be used as a lectern to read from liturgical books during the divine services.

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Google previewStudies in Russia (1896)

by Augustus John Cuthbert Hare

The analogion is a portable folding desk, upon which the book of the reader is placed. In some modern churches the prothesis'.and vestry are cbangedinto altars, but this is an innovation: the ancient orthodox Greek Church only knew one altar ...

Google previewThe Midnight Sun, the Tsar and the Nihilist (1886)

Adventures and Observations in Norway, Sweden and Russia by James Monroe Buckley

The Analogion is a high desk which the Deacon uses when reading from the Ambon ; on it the holy pictures and the Book of the Gospels are placed. The Crowns are to be placed upon the heads of bridegroom and bride as a sign that they ...

Google previewCatholicism All-In-One For Dummies (2015)

by Consumer Dummies

An analogion is a lectern where the Book of Gospels or an icon is placed for public veneration. ✓ The asterisk is a cross‐shaped object which is placed on the diskos during the Proskomedia (Office of Oblation performed by priest before Divine ...

Google previewCatholic Mass For Dummies (2011)

by Rev. John Trigilio, Jr., Rev. Kenneth Brighenti, James Cafone

An analogion is a lectern where the Book of Gospels or an icon is placed for public veneration. ✓ The asterisk is a cross-shaped object which is placed on the diskos during the Proskomedia (Office of Oblation performed by priest before Divine ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Religion (2005)

Analogion : A wooden stand or podium placed on the right side of the soleas near the south door of the altar. Usually with a sloped top, it is used as a stand for the gospel book or icon. Analogy : Similarity of two things in relation to each other ; ...

Google previewNelson's Dictionary of Christianity (2001)

The Authoritative Resource on the Christian World by George Kurian

Zoster• _____ Gospel • Evangelion • Evangelie _____• Tetraevangelion • _____ Icon • Ikon • _____ Icon Stand • Proskynetarion • _____ Incense • Thymiama • Ladan Lauds • Orthros • Khvalitnyi Lectern • Analogion • _____ _____• Diskelion ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Ritual and other ecclesiastical terms (1871)

by Frederick George Lee

ANALOGION (&vaxoylov or avaxoystow)—A Greek term for a reading-desk, lectern, elevated stall, or pulpit. ANAPHORA (&vapogo)—(1.) An oblation; (2) The Canon of the Mass; (3.) The Host in the Christian sacrifice; (4.) The recitation of the ...

Google previewSturgis' Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture and Building (2013)

An Unabridged Reprint of the 1901-2 Edition by Russell Sturgis, Francis A. Davis

ANALOGION; ANALOGIUM. A reading desk, lectern, or ambo, or, in the modern Greek church, the cushion supporting the book upon such a desk. ANATOMICAL THEATRE. A room fitted with seats for the demonstration to medical students of ...

Google previewA Family Encyclopaedia (1831)

Or, An Explanation of Words and Things Connected with All the Arts and Sciences ... by George Crabb

Many analogion are false, that is, miniliu itsen are annumed o fancied, and then also conclusions drawn. ANALYSIS (In langie.) The resolution or unfolding of any thing, so as to discover its component ||al to in opponed to synthenin Analysis in ...

Google previewThe New Westminster Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship (2002)

by Paul F. Bradshaw

The *celebrant then leads the couple on a ritualized 'procession three times around the analogion or tetrapodion. a small table placed in the *chancel. Although sometimes characterized as a 'liturgical dance' based on an allusion in the ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1897)

a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge, with a new atlas of the world ... by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

analogion (an-a-16'ji-on), n. ; pi. analogia (-§). Same as analogium. analogise, v. See analogize. analogismt (a-nal'o-jizm), n. [< Gr. avaloyiouir, a course of reasoning, proportional calculation, ...

Google previewCatholic Encyclopedia (1907)

It is used as the ambo and replaces the analogion. Services such as baptisms, confirmations, and marriages are performed at the ambo. The Greek Catholic churches of Italy and Sicily do not use the ambo, having apparently followed the ...

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