The principles of Gothic ecclesiastical architecture: with an explanation of technical terms, and a centenary of ancient terms

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Page 441 - ... for the signification that Christ is the very true light of the world, they shall suffer to remain still...
Page 473 - And we declare that this situation of the holy table, doth not imply that it is, or ought to be esteemed a true and proper altar, whereon Christ is again really sacrificed : but it is and may be called an altar by us, in that sense in which the primitive church called it an altar, and in no other.
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