Sentence Examples

  • The equivalent of the alb in the ancient Churches of the East is the sticharion (art bpeov) of the Orthodox Church (Armenian shapik, Syrian Kutina, Coptic stoicharion or tuniah).
  • The vestments of a priest are the sticharion, epitrachelion, girdle, epimanikia and phainolion.
  • The lesser orders wear a shorter sticharion and an orarion wound round it.
  • The sticharion answers to the Armenian shabik, the Nestorian kutina, the Coptic tuniah or stoicharion; the epimanikia to the Arm.

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