semi-double feast

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A feast of less importance than a “double” feast. It is so called because the antiphon before each psalm in the Sacred Office is not read in full, and thus is only “half-doubled” for that psalm.

MLA Citation

  • “semi-double feast”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 March 2010. Web. 20 August 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/semi-double-feast/>