epistle side

noun

Definition of epistle side

  1. :  the right side of an altar or chancel as one faces it :  south side the priest goes to the epistle side, pours wine into the chalice — C. W. Currier one sees the pulpit o' the epistle side — Robert Browning —used especially of churches in which the Epistle and the Gospel are read or sung from different sides

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