The first edition of this much needed text is now available in Syriac with a facing English translation. The book covers the orders for the burial of deacons, priests, prelates, and nuns, followed by their respective memorial service.
8.25 x 10.75
Full Title: Book of the Order for the Burial of the Clergy
According to the Ancient Rite of the Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch,
Translated from the original Syriac by the late Archdeacon Murad Saliba Barsom,
Edited by the late Metropolitan Mor Athanasius Yeshue Samuel
The first standard edition of this much needed text is now available in Syriac and a facing English translation. The book covers the orders for the burial of deacons, priests, prelates (bishops and patriarchs), and nuns. Each order is followed by its respective memorial service. The text is printed in black and red. It includes a foreword by Archbishop Cyril Aphrem Karim, and a biography of the late Archbishop Samuel by Chorepiscopus John P. Meno.