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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Magnificent Overview
I couldn't put the book down. I thought it was a wonderful panoramic view of the historic development of Liturgy in the Roman Catholic Church. I loved every page. I especially enjoyed the parts that dealt with the Reformation, the Council of Trent, the Jansenists. I always thought Jansenism merely brought about a rigidity in the moral life of Catholics. In the...
Published 16 months ago by Rev. Andrew L. Struzzieri

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3.0 out of 5 stars Expectation
I had seen reviews of the book. I don't think it lived up to what they said. By itself, the book is OK but not what I was looking for.
Published 17 months ago by Thomas Nolker


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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Magnificent Overview, September 2, 2013
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I couldn't put the book down. I thought it was a wonderful panoramic view of the historic development of Liturgy in the Roman Catholic Church. I loved every page. I especially enjoyed the parts that dealt with the Reformation, the Council of Trent, the Jansenists. I always thought Jansenism merely brought about a rigidity in the moral life of Catholics. In the treatment of Jansenism here I learned its positive influences on our Church. I really couldn't put the book down as I read through to the question raising section on Liturgy in the Post Modern world.
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9 of 13 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great lesson in history, December 31, 2012
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This is more than a litany of liturgical practices. It is a great chronological study of the evolution of the Church.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Expectation, July 11, 2013
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I had seen reviews of the book. I don't think it lived up to what they said. By itself, the book is OK but not what I was looking for.
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Liturgy: The Illustrated History by Keith F. Pecklers (Hardcover - September 30, 2012)
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