STAND

A small movable desk of wood for supporting the euchologion on the during the service of offering the incense and the . It is similar to the Latin missal stand, and is called in Arabic qarrayah.

Its use is not general and apparently began in modern times only, since in early and medieval times, the used to memorize their liturgical . Many prefer to place the euchologion directly on the altar, sometimes putting another book as a cushion under the euchologion.

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