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The American Church Dictionary and Cycopedia

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Ablutions
Absolution
Absolution, the
Absolve
Abstinence
Acolyte
Adult Baptism
Advent
Advent Sunday
Affusion
Agape
Agnus Dei
Aisle
Alb
All Saints' Day
Alleluia
Almanac, Church
Alms Bason
Alpha and Omega
Altar
Altar Cross
Altar Lights
Altar Linen
Altar Rail
Altar Vessels
Ambulatory
Amen
American Church, the
Amice
Anaphora
Andrew, Feast of Saint
Angels
Anglican Church, the
Anglican Communion, the
Annunciation, the
Anointing the Sick
Antependium
Anthem
Antiphon
Antiphonal
Apocalypse
Apocrypha
Apostle
Apostles' Creed
Apostolate
Apostolic Fathers
Apse
Apsidal
Archdeacon
Ascension Day
Assistant Minister
 â the Efficient Cause
 â the Instrumental Cause On God's Side
 â the Instrumental Cause On Man's Side
 â the Meritorious Cause
 â the Principal Cause

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The title, The American Church Dictionary, indicates the purpose as well as those for whom it is written. In preparing it, the writer worked under the conviction that not only is it necessary to set forth the historic facts, doctrines, terminology, customs and usages of the Church.

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