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The American Church Dictionary and Cycopedia

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Calendar Candidate Candlemas
Canon Canonical Hours Canonical Residence
Canticle Cantoris Cardinal Virtues
Cassock Catechism Catechumen
Cathedral Catholic Celebrant
Ceremonies Chalice Chalice Veil
Chancel Chancellor Chantry
Chasuble Childermas Chimere
Choir Choir, the Vested Choral Service
Christian Christian Name Christian Unity
Christian Year, The Christmas Day Church
Church Building Fund Church Catholic, The Church Chronology
Church Club Church Colors Church Congress
Church Militant Church Missions House Church Temperance Society
Church Wardens Church Year Churching
Circumcision, The Clergy Clerical
Cloister Coadjutor Collect
Comfortable Words Commandments, the Ten Commendatory Prayer
Common Prayer Communion of Saints Communion, Holy
Compline Confirmation Congregational Testimony
Consecrate Consecration of Church Buildings Consecration, Prayer Of
Convention Convocation Cope
Corporal Cotta Council
Credence Creed Cross, The

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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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