Liturgy of Addai and Mari

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The Syriac Liturgy which is still the normal rite of the Church of the East and the Chaldeans. It probably originated in Edessa and may go back to the 3rd cent. The most notable feature of the Anaphora in its original form is the address to Christ (not to God the Father). The Institution Narrative is absent in most MSS; it is disputed whether this was an original feature.

Subjects: Christianity.

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