Definition of Homily. Meaning of Homily. Synonyms of Homily

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Homily. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Homily and, of course, Homily synonyms and on the right images related to the word Homily.

Definition of Homily

No result for Homily. Showing similar results...

Meaning of Homily from wikipedia

- A homily is a commentary that follows a reading of scripture. In Catholic, Anglican, Lutheran, and Eastern Orthodox Churches, a homily is usually given...
- The Paschal homily or sermon (also known in Gr**** as Hieratikon or as the Catechetical Homily) of St John Chrysostom (died 407 AD) is read aloud on Easter...
- The Books of Homilies (1547, 1562, and 1571) are two books of thirty-three sermons developing the reformed doctrines of the Church of England in greater...
- Ascetic Treatises, Select Homilies and Letters, Homilies on the Statues Homilies on the Gospel of St. Matthew ' Homilies on the Acts of the Apostles...
- F. Bruce notes that Chrysostom appears to be the first writer (in his Homilies on Matthew, delivered between 386 and 388) to use the Gr**** phrase ta biblia...
- The Vercelli homilies are a collection of twenty-three prose entries within the Vercelli book and exist as an important example of Old English prose structure...
- The Cambrai Homily is the earliest known Irish homily, dating to the 7th or early 8th century. It is evidence that a written vernacular encouraged by...
- The Northern Homily Cycle is a Middle English poem written c. 1315. A good copy of it can be found in Oxford Bodleian Eng. Poet. a.1, a 14th-century m****cript...
- in Bologna, Italy. The Pope treated the audience of 200,000 people to a homily based on Dylan's lyric "Blowin' in the Wind". In September Dylan released...
- episcopal motto Miserando atque eligendo. It is drawn from Saint Bede's homily on Matthew 9:9–13: "because he saw him through the eyes of mercy and chose...
Loading...