SYNAXIS

SYNAXIS
Graece Σύναξις, apud Graecos Patres, variosque medii aevi Scriptores Latinos, inter quos vide Cassiodor. l. 4. c. 16. participationem divinae Eucharistiae seu Communionem corporis et sanguinis Domini notat, praeeunte Scripturâ, Actor. c. 20. v. 7. 1. Corinth. c. 11. v. 20, 26, 27, 33. Aliter ΣυνέλευϚις Graecis, Latinis eôdem sensu Conventus quoque et Collecta. Inde vox transiata, ad Conventum seu Congregationem Monachoum, orationis et psalmodiae ergo, coeuntium: item ad Cursum seu Officium Ecclesiasticum, significandum, uti videre est apud Car. du Fresne in Glossar. et Macros Fratres in Hierolex. Hinc Synaxaria, Ecclesiastici Graecorum libri nomen, in quo vitae Sanctorum et Martyrum in compendium redactae et succincta expositio habetur sollennitatis, de qua agitur, Xanthopulô auctore: Vide Cl. Suicerum in hac voce. Sed et detestanda ac incesta sua convivia vereres Haereticos, Christianae cenae et Synaxeos nomine, insignivisse, ex Patribus scriptoribusque aliis notum, uti docet Geverh. Elmenhorst. ad Minucium Fel. ut diximus supra, voce Infanticidium.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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  • Synaxis — Syn*ax is, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to bring together. See {Synagogue}.] A congregation; also, formerly, the Lord s Supper. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Synaxis — In Eastern Christianity (the Orthodox Church and those Eastern Catholic Churches which follow the Byzantine Rite), a Synaxis (Greek: Σύναξις; Slavonic: Собор, Sobor ) is an assembly for liturgical purposes, generally through the celebration of… …   Wikipedia

  • Synaxis — Sy|n|ạ|xis, die; , …xen [mgriech. sýnaxis, zu griech. synagein, ↑ Synagoge]: Gottesdienst in der griechisch orthodoxen Kirche. * * * Sy|nạ|xis, die; , ...xen [mgriech. sýnaxis, zu griech. synagein, ↑Synagoge]: Gottesdienst in der griechisch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Synaxis — Sy|na|xis die; , ...’axen <über spätlat. synaxis aus gleichbed. (spät)gr. sýnaxis, eigtl. »das Zusammenführen, Versammlung«, zu gr. synágein »zusammenführen, versammeln«> Messfeier in der griech. orthodoxen Kirche …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • synaxis — /si nak sis/, n., pl. synaxes /si nak seez/. an assembly for religious worship, esp. for the celebration of the Eucharist. [1615 25; < LL < MGk sýnaxis, equiv. to synág(ein) to meet together (see SYNAGOGUE) + sis SIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • Synaxis — The liturgical office said by monks in common, usually on Saturday and Sunday. It is also used here of the individual rule of prayer which a solitary follows …   Dictionary of church terms

  • synaxis — syn·ax·is …   English syllables

  • synaxis —  Синаксис …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

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