Benedictional
Benedictional \Ben`e*dic"tion*al\, n. A book of benedictions. [1913 Webster]

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  • Benedictional — • A book containing a collection of benedictions or blessings in use in the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Benedictional     Benedictional      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Benedictional — A Benedictional is a book containing a collection of benedictions or blessings in use in the Roman Catholic Church, essentially collected from those in sacramentary. [ [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02465a.htm Benedictional] Catholic… …   Wikipedia

  • Benedictional — These were service books containing the blessings given during mass and arranged according to use through the liturgical year They were known as Liber Benedictionum or Liber Benedictionalis. The 10c Benedictional of St Mthelwold is an esp. fine… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • benedictional — I. shənəl, shnəl noun ( s) Etymology: Medieval Latin benedictionale, from neuter of benedictionalis of a benediction (in benedictionalis liber book of benedictions), from Late Latin benediction , benedictio + Latin alis al : a book of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • benedictional — /ben i dik sheuh nl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to benediction. n. 2. Also, benedictionale /ben i dik sheuh nay lee/. a book of benedictions. [1835 45; BENEDICTION + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • benedictional — ben·e·dic·tion·al …   English syllables

  • Benedictional of St. Æthelwold — The Benedictional of St. Æthelwold (London, British Library, Additional MS 49598) is a 10th century illuminated benedictional. It contains the various pontifical blessings used during Mass on the differing days of the ecclesiastical year along… …   Wikipedia

  • List of illuminated Anglo-Saxon manuscripts — This is a listing of illuminated manuscripts produced between 900 and 1066 in Anglo Saxon monasteries, or by Anglo Saxon scribes or illuminators working in continental scriptoria. This list includes manuscripts in Latin and Anglo Saxon. For… …   Wikipedia

  • Benediction (disambiguation) — A benediction is a religious invocation.Benediction can also refer to: * Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, in Catholic and Anglo Catholic churches, the display of the Eucharist * Benedictional , a book containing blessings ** Benedictional of …   Wikipedia

  • Miniature (illuminated manuscript) — Miniature of the Trojan Horse, from the Vergilius Romanus, a manuscript of Virgil s Aeneid, early 5th century. The word miniature, derived from the Latin minium, red lead, is a picture in an ancient or medieval illuminated manuscript; the simple… …   Wikipedia

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