Notes on the Rubrics of the Communion Office

TREAT, John Harvey

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Title continues: "Illustrating the History of the Rubrics of the Various Prayer Books, and their Bearing on the Use of Vestments, Altar Lights, the Eastward Position, Wafer-Bread, and the Mixed Chalice. Together with a Review of the Decisions of the Privy Council, and Observations on Modern Ritualism." Introductory letter by the Rev. Morgan Dix, S.T.D. Topics: loyalty to the prayer book; the vestments; holy table or altar; position of the priest at the altar; ornaments of the altar; the Eucharist; reverence for God's House; the people kneeling; the Apostles' or Nicene Creed; notice of holy days; offerings; the sermon; Holy Communion; decisions of the Privy Council; ritualism not necessarily Romanism; Ritualists; why churchmen are tenacious of small things.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: James Pott
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1882
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Ex library - fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xviii, 278 p. 24 cm. 37 b&w illustrations, including one fold-out. Cream cloth spine with red cloth boards. Gold print. Spine darkened with chipped head and softened spine. Ex lib with call label at bottom, ink stamps on text block edges, labels and stamps on endpapers, stamp on title page bottom. News clipping pasted across from title page. Soiling to cloth covers, some foxing to first pages.

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