An historical essay upon the consecration of churches [electronic resource] : With an account of the forms and ceremonies of consecrations among the Jews, Heathens, and Christians; describing the Magnificent Feasts and Entertainments upon those Joyful Occasions; and proving the Antiquity of those Anniversary Festivals, call'd Wakes, observ'd in Country Villages, in Memory of the Consecration of their particular Churches. To which is added, A form of consecrating churches, chapels, and church-yards, pass'd in the Lower House of Convocation, 1712, with a Design to have it establish'd among the Offices of the Liturgy, and compiled chiefly for the Consecration of the New Churches. Copy'd from the Journal of the House, and never before made Publick. With the Authority of the Canon-Law for the Reconsecration of Churches. By Mr. Lewis. .

Lewis, Thomas, 1689-1749?.
London : printed for G. Strahan, at the Golden Ball over-against the Royal-Exchange; C. Rivington at the Bible and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard; J. Smith in Exeter-Exchange; J. Graves in St. James's street; and C. King in Westminster-Hall, MDCCXIX. [1719]
xxiv,[2],133,[1]p. ; 8⁰.
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Church of England -- Liturgy.
Church dedication (Canon law).
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England London.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
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English Short Title Catalog, T2737.
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