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Category Archives: Trial Liturgy
Background The ’79 Book of Common Prayer has two formal “rites.” “Rite I” uses traditional language and retains a direct connection with the classical Anglican liturgies of the earlier Books of Common Prayer; “Rite II” uses contemporary language and reflects … Continue reading
As I’ve said several times, we are the Christian Church, not the Christian Historical Society. We don’t do what we do because it’s old, we do it because it proclaims the Gospel. That having been said, like Matthew’s scribes training … Continue reading
A trial liturgy from the Postulant which should be included in the BOS at next General Convention…
Rite 4: The IM Mass… Celebrant: Lord B w/ UPeople: & UCelebrant: ^ UR <3sPeople: ^ 2 LordCelebrant: Give T 2 Lord R GodPeople: It’s :-D 2 give T&P Celebrant: It’s :-D & B-) 2 give T 2 U, Lord … Continue reading
Fr. John-Julian has graciously allowed me to post some of the Order of Julian of Norwich‘s liturgical materials on my Trial Liturgies page. At the moment, I have put up the order’s Offices of the Dead (which also includes a … Continue reading
I’ve been looking at my Google click-throughs… It seems that a rite of Benediction is desired for the trial liturgy page by more than a few. I’ll try and get to it before too very long. (But how’s that for … Continue reading
I haven’t had a chance to check out the video yet, but this Episcopal Cafe article links to a three-minute CNN segment on the English Goth Eucharist mentioned below.
I didn’t have to work at my usual night job tonight… So what are we up to? M+ and I are sitting in the office. I’m doing some PHP programming, she’s listening to some German industrial [Massiv in Mensch] which … Continue reading
Check out the Sanctorum Mass at Church of the Apostles in Seattle if you haven’t already done so. Church of the Apostles is an Emergent experiment staffed by both ELCA Lutheran and Episcopal clergy. I linked to this a while … Continue reading
The trial liturgies page is up. As I say there, the contents are works in progress; constructive crticism for their improvement is welcomed.