- (coverings)Refer to the Lord Jesus Christ's grave clothes.These coverings include:A red cover - most probably - that covers the whole altar, having a cross on each of its corners.A white cover, smaller than the former.3- The Prospharine*.
Dictionary of church terms. — St. GEORGE'S COPTIC ORTHODOX CHURCH SPORTING - ALEXANDRIA EGYPT. Fr. Tadros Yacoub Maiaty.
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