c. Chanoe. Gen. 5. 18. So the He∣brews inter∣pret that Gen. 14. 14. his trained or in∣structed ser∣vants, those which he taught in pie∣ty; the word comes from Chanach.〈 in non-Latin alphabet 〉vox Graeca est, quam Latina Ecclesia pro sua coepit usurpare. Martinius. Eusebius saith, one was set apart on purpose for this office in the Primitive Church, called the Catechist. Hinc Catechumeni dicebantur qui Catechismu discebant, Catechistae qui Catechismum docebant. Dietericus.

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