Year: 2013

Fall Updates

Things are finally heading towards normal around the house… Fall Marathon season ended Sunday for us; M ran the Marine Corp Marathon and beat her Boston qualifying time by 20 minutes, chalking up a best time by 10 minutes.  Seasonal costuming is in full swing. The girls’ new school has

On the Collects

This chapter will round out the section on the Calendar before I move on to the Office. ————————————— The Collects: An Integral Link of Prayer Book Practice The Liturgical Manifestations of the Church Year The Church Year establishes fundamental organizing principles that direct our common liturgical life. The Daily Office

On the Shape of the Calendar (Anatomy, Part 2)

Leading from the previous post on the anatomy of the Church Calendar, this bit gets to the big picture view that the prayer book never fully lays out. Here I only get through general principles and Advent—the rest are still under construction… —————————- The Shape of the Calendar Competing Calendar