Post-classical history

Worship in the Early Church: Volume 1

Worship in the Early Church: Volume 1

Jewish prayers from tale and synagogue; Subapostolic Era: the Didache, Clement of Rome, Ignatius of Antioch, Pastor Hermas; Second Century: Justin Martyr, Irenaeus of Lyons, Melito of Sardis; Third Century: Tertullian, Cyprian of Carthage, Hippolytus of Rome, the Didascalia of the Apostles, Origen, the Apostolic Church Order; and others.

Lawrence J. Johnson is the former executive secretary of the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions and the former editor/director of The Pastoral Press. He has written several books on the liturgy and its music, including The Mystery of Faith: A Study of the Structural Elements of the Order of the Mass.



Chapter I. Jewish Texts. Home and Synagogue

Chapter II. Subapostolic Texts

Chapter III. Second Century. West

Chapter IV. Second Century. East

Chapter V. Third Century. West

Chapter VI. Third Century. East

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