Ambo \(in the Russian and Greek Church\)
Ambo \(in the Russian and Greek Church\)
Sometimes two ambos were used, from one of which the Epistle was read and from the other the Gospel

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.


Catholic encyclopedia.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ambo (in the Russian and Greek Church) —     Ambo (in the Russian and Greek Church)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ambo (in the Russian and Greek Church)     Its use has now practically disappeared in the Roman Rite and the only reminder of it in modern churches is the pulpit or reading… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Eucharist in the Catholic Church — The institution of the Eucharist has been a key theme in the depictions of the Last Supper in Christian art, as in this 16th century Juan de Juanes painting. At the Last Supper, on the night he was betrayed, our Savior instituted the Eucharistic… …   Wikipedia

  • church — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. worship, service; ministry; denomination; Christendom, Holy Church; chapel, cathedral, synagogue, temple. See religion. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A building consecrated to worship] Syn. house of God,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Pulpit — A pulpit (from Latin pulpitum scaffold , platform , stage ) is a small elevated platform where a member of the clergy stands in order to read the Gospel lesson and deliver a sermon.In many Christian churches, there are two speakers who stand at… …   Wikipedia

  • АМВОН — [греч. ἄμβων возвышение], специальное сооружение в пространстве наоса христ. храма, предназначенное для чтения Свящ. Писания, пения или возглашения нек рых богослужебных текстов, произнесения проповедей. Устройство Наиболее раннее употребление… …   Православная энциклопедия

  • Chalice — For other uses, see Chalice (disambiguation) Derrynaflan Chalice, an 8th or 9th Century chalice, found in County Tipperary, Ireland A chalice (from Latin calix, cup, borrowed from Greek kalyx, shell, husk) is a goblet or footed cup intended to… …   Wikipedia

  • Byzantine architecture — The Pammakaristos Church in Constantinople. Byzantine architecture is the architecture of the Byzantine Empire. The empire gradually emerged as a distinct artistic and cultural entity from what is today referred to as the Roman Empire after AD… …   Wikipedia

  • Dual (grammatical number) — Dual (abbreviated du) is a grammatical number that some languages use in addition to singular and plural. When a noun or pronoun appears in dual form, it is interpreted as referring to precisely two of the entities (objects or persons) identified …   Wikipedia

  • Romanos — redirects here. See Romanus for the Latin form of the same name, or Romanos, Spain for the municipality in Spain. Infobox Saint name= Saint Romanos birth date=c. 490 death date=c. 556 feast day= October 1 (October 14 N.S.) venerated in= Eastern… …   Wikipedia

  • Requiem — For other uses, see Requiem (disambiguation). Requiem Mass for Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria at the Catholic Church of St. Catherine, Saint Petersburg, 1914. A Requiem or Requiem Mass, also known as Mass for the dead (Latin: Missa pro… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”