'''Proskomedia''' (or ''prothesis'') is the
divine service celebrated by the [[priest ]] and [[deacon]] prior to the [[Divine Liturgy]] during which the bread and wine are prepared for the [[Eucharist]]. This service is celebrated at the [[ Table of Oblation]] (also known as the '' prothesis table''). Proskomedia, when translated to English, means "preparation."
91 Prothesis] [ [Category: Liturgics]] ==See Also==
*[http://www.stseraphimschurch.org/articles/proskomedia-e.html The Proskomedia Explained]
*[http://www.ortodoksi.net/tietopankki/sakramentit/proskomidi.htm Proskomedia (Video)] (fi)