The American Church Dictionary and Cycopedia
Blessing of Peace, the
The Benediction at the end of the Communion
Service, beginning, "The Peace of God," etc. This beautiful Benediction
is peculiar to the Anglican Liturgy, both as to form and place.
Reverence and a devout mind will not permit any one to leave the
Church before this Blessing is pronounced.
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Miller, William James. Entry for 'Blessing of Peace, the'. The American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/acd/b/blessing-of-peace-the.html. 1901.