Sacramentary
Sacramentary Sac`ra*men"ta*ry, n.; pl. {-ries}. [LL. sacramentarium: cf. F. sacramentaire.] 1. An ancient book of the Roman Catholic Church, written by Pope Gelasius, and revised, corrected, and abridged by St. Gregory, in which were contained the rites for Mass, the sacraments, the dedication of churches, and other ceremonies. There are several ancient books of the same kind in France and Germany. [1913 Webster]

2. Same as {Sacramentarian}, n., 1. [1913 Webster]

Papists, Anabaptists, and Sacramentaries. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]


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  • Sacramentary — Sac ra*men ta*ry, a. 1. Of or pertaining to a sacrament or the sacraments; sacramental. [1913 Webster] 2. Of or pertaining to the Sacramentarians. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sacramentary — [sak΄rə ment′ə rē] n. pl. sacramentaries a liturgical book containing rites and prayers of the Mass, ordinations, etc. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Sacramentary —    The liturgical book used for the celebration of the Eucharist in the Middle Ages …   Who’s Who in Christianity

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  • Sacramentary —    This word (from the Latin sacrare, meaning to make sacred ) refers to a book that contains the texts for administering the sacraments …   Glossary of theological terms

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