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liturgist. In 1905 he became a Benedictine monk at Maria Laach. He was concerned to expound the theological aspects of the liturgy and saw in the Eucharist a re-enactment of the mysteries of Christ by His Church (Mysterienlehre). His teaching is summarized in English in The Mystery of Christian Worship (1962).

Subjects: Christianity.

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