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Published by A & C Black in London .
Written in English


  • Lord"s Supper (Liturgy),
  • Lord"s Supper -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Gregory Dix.
LC ClassificationsBV178
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,764 p.
Number of Pages764
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19594909M

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The Shape of the Liturgy, New Edition and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. The Shape of the Liturgy 2nd Edition by Dom Gregory Dix (Author) › Visit Amazon's Dom Gregory Dix Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. /5(17). In The Shape of the Liturgy, first published in , he argued that it was not so much the words of the liturgy but its "shape" which mattered. [citation needed] His study of the liturgy's historical development led him to formulate what is called the four-action shape of the liturgy: offertory, prayer, fraction, mater: Merton College, Oxford.   About The Shape of the Liturgy, New Edition. A new edition of Gregory Dix's masterpiece, still essential reading for students and scholars and in print constantly for fifty years. Dom Gregory Dix's classic account of the development of the Eucharist rite continues to be the definitive and authoritative work on the subject.   [1] This essay is based on a lecture entitled The Shape Fallacy: Reconsidering the Book of Common Prayer as Text, which was delivered at the annual conference of the Prayer Book Society (U.S.), October , in Savannah, Georgia. [2] A recent collection is Jonathan Gibson and Mark Earngey, Reformation Worship: Liturgies from the Past for the Present .

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