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FREE BOOK on Byzantine Hymnography
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Free Book on Byzantine Hymnography when you order two or more CDs
Sacred Songs: Studies in Byzantine Hymnography
by Eva Catafygiotu Topping
LOOK INSIDE the book (PDF of sample pages) A short review
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by Rev. Dr. Stanley Samuel Harakas

SacredSongsSamplePages-1-webEva Topping’s book brings together seventeen important studies which examine in careful detail the rich bounty of Byzantine hymns. Her studies address who the Byzantine hymnographers were – including significant women hymnographers. These chapters treat in depth specific Orthodox hymns for major feast days, Lent and Holy Week, and specific saints, with a sensitive, yet analytical presentation. Ms. Topping’s introduction to Byzantine hymnography admirably sets the stage for understanding both the literary dimensions and the spiritual treasures of the hymnological wealth of Byzantine Orthodoxy. This book is an important publishing event for the understanding of the spiritual life of Byzantium and the Orthodox Church’s ethos. We are all indebted to the author for this sterling offering.  (All Above info courtesy of Cappella Romana)

“For Metropolitan Paul (Yazigi) of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Aleppo and Alexandretta and Archbishop Yohanna (Ibrahim) of the Syriac Archdiocese of Aleppo who were kidnapped by Muslim terrorists on the road to Aleppo on April 22nd and have not been heard from since.”

About editorOrthodoxNorthwest

An Orthodox Christian, whose interests also include, GO, Square Dancing, hiking, exploring, swimming, kayaking, cooking, history, board games. I am the Editor of OrthodoxNorthwest which I hope benefits readers in the NW. I do post Romanian, Greek and Slavic info but I cannot read any of them - hey, I am an American. Would appreciate hearing from readers of the blog. Χριστός Ανέστη! (Anthony)
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