Heortology

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Heortology is the study of religious festivals. It was originally only used in respect of Christian festivals,[1] but it now covers all religions, in particular those of Ancient Greece.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wikisource-logo.svg Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Heortology". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 
  2. ^ Robert Parker: Athenian Religion