The Eastern Church remained in this mediaeval stage, and never developed a witch mania.
The hymns of the Eastern Church are rich in adoration and the spirit of worship.
It was derived from one of the apocryphal books of the Eastern Church.
In the Eastern Church the curved staff is said to be reserved for the Patriarchs.
At the same time, he proposed a compromise which would unite all parties and prevent the breaking up of the Eastern Church.
The ancient Sclavonic, which is the language of the Eastern Church, possesses great majesty.
Of the character of the chant melodies at this period in the Eastern Church, or of their sources, we have no positive information.
Once already, the Eastern Church had seceded, but the quarrel was patched up again.
Heretofore, the Papists had to grapple only with the superstitious but simple-minded followers of the Eastern Church.
We shall have more to say on this point in the section devoted to the literature of the Servians of the Eastern Church.