145 seq.; Rohault et Fleury, La Messe (Paris, 1889), vii.
Duchesne's Origines du culte chretien (Paris, 1903), and especially C. Rohault de Fleury's La Messe (Paris, 1883-89).
Bickell, Messe and Pascha; idem.
" Messe") ingeniously, but with little evidence, suggests that the word may have had a double origin and meaning: (I) in the sense of dimissio, " dismissal"; (2) in that of commissio, " commission," "official duty," i.e.
" Messe, dogmengeschichtlich"; for the facts as to the use of the word "Mass" at the time of the Reformation see the article by J.
It seems probable in any case that the ritual of the Mass has grown out of that of the Passover service (see Bickell, Messe and Pascha, tr.
The compositions belonging to the period of his residence at Weimar comprise two pianoforte concertos, in E flat and in A, the " Todtentanz," the " Concerto pathetique " for two pianos, the solo sonata " An Robert Schumann," sundry " Etudes," fifteen " Rhapsodies Hongroises," twelve orchestral " Poemes symphoniques, " " Eine Faust Symphonie," and " Eine Symphonie zu Dante's ` Divina Commedia,' " the " 13th Psalm " for tenor solo, chorus and orchestra, the choruses to Herder's dramatic scenes " Prometheus," and the " Missa solennis " known as the " Graner Fest' Messe."
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