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==Description==
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The '''Typika''' is a service that is conducted when a [[priest[[ or [[bishop]] is not present. Typically, it is a service led by a deacon although forms of the service can be led by laymen. When held in a church the doors of the iconostasis remains closed and the service is conducted in the nave.
  
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==Description==
 
===Deacon's Typika===
 
===Deacon's Typika===
 
 
This Typika service is a form of [[Pre-Sanctified Liturgy]] held by a [[deacon]] authorised by the local [[bishop]], when a [[priest]] is unavailable. The deacon  distributes communion to the faithful present at the service.  
 
This Typika service is a form of [[Pre-Sanctified Liturgy]] held by a [[deacon]] authorised by the local [[bishop]], when a [[priest]] is unavailable. The deacon  distributes communion to the faithful present at the service.  
  
 
===Monastic Typika===
 
===Monastic Typika===
 
 
This Typika service is held in [[monastery|monasteries]] and sometimes in parish [[church]]es, sometimes instead of [[Divine Liturgy]], sometimes immediately before Divine Liturgy.  The text for this type of service can usually be found in the various Liturgicons.
 
This Typika service is held in [[monastery|monasteries]] and sometimes in parish [[church]]es, sometimes instead of [[Divine Liturgy]], sometimes immediately before Divine Liturgy.  The text for this type of service can usually be found in the various Liturgicons.
  
 
===Reader's Typika===
 
===Reader's Typika===
 
 
This Typika service is a specific form of service which mirrors the Divine Liturgy.  It is used when a priest is not available or when a worshipper cannot get to a church.  It is led by a deacon, subdeacon, [[reader]], [[chanter]], or the eldest experienced layperson present, in that order, unless a bishop or priest determines another leader.  
 
This Typika service is a specific form of service which mirrors the Divine Liturgy.  It is used when a priest is not available or when a worshipper cannot get to a church.  It is led by a deacon, subdeacon, [[reader]], [[chanter]], or the eldest experienced layperson present, in that order, unless a bishop or priest determines another leader.  
  
 
==Services==
 
==Services==
[http://www.antiochian.org.au/media/DeaconsTypikaWithHoursAu.pdf Deacons Typika Service]
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*[http://www.antiochian.org.au/media/DeaconsTypikaWithHoursAu.pdf Deacons Typika Service]
 
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*[http://www.antiochian.org.au/media/ReadersTypikaWithHoursAu.pdf  Readers Typika Service]
[http://www.antiochian.org.au/media/ReadersTypikaWithHoursAu.pdf  Readers Typika Service]
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==Source==
 
==Source==
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[http://www.antiochian.org.au/content/view/493/21/ Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand, and All Oceania]
  
[http://www.antiochian.org.au/content/view/493/21/ Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand, and All Oceania]
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[[Category: Liturgics]]

Revision as of 17:54, June 22, 2006

The Typika is a service that is conducted when a [[priest[[ or bishop is not present. Typically, it is a service led by a deacon although forms of the service can be led by laymen. When held in a church the doors of the iconostasis remains closed and the service is conducted in the nave.

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Description

Deacon's Typika

This Typika service is a form of Pre-Sanctified Liturgy held by a deacon authorised by the local bishop, when a priest is unavailable. The deacon distributes communion to the faithful present at the service.

Monastic Typika

This Typika service is held in monasteries and sometimes in parish churches, sometimes instead of Divine Liturgy, sometimes immediately before Divine Liturgy. The text for this type of service can usually be found in the various Liturgicons.

Reader's Typika

This Typika service is a specific form of service which mirrors the Divine Liturgy. It is used when a priest is not available or when a worshipper cannot get to a church. It is led by a deacon, subdeacon, reader, chanter, or the eldest experienced layperson present, in that order, unless a bishop or priest determines another leader.

Services

Source

Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand, and All Oceania

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