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Dipytuch (diptichon, Touptikon)
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The list of names of departed Christians for whom special prayers are offered.

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We love our deceased fathers and brothers, that's why we ask God to have mercy upon them; and they on their turn pray on our behalf.

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Praying "Dipytuch" takes place after the assembly, in the liturgy of Eucharist (Mass).

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