We can draw hasty and sometimes wrong conclusions to major phenomena -especially when the media magnifies them. For example, there have been quite a few people suggesting that the period of mourning and the Royal Funeral demonstrated a great attitude for ritual and tradition. Here is one example in The Daily Telegraph Om a side… Continue reading Is there a sudden appetite for ritual and tradition?
Some of the things that Christians choose to argue is “interesting” to say the least. Here’s Ben Crosby arguing for the use of archaic language in church liturgy. I say “interesting” because it’s an odd priority and the reasoning is surprising. Go back 30 years and I could imagine making the argument for continuing to… Continue reading Vouchsafe thy preferences
(Pastor) O Lord, open thou our lips.(Answer). And our mouth shall shew forth thy praise. (Pastor). O God, make speed to save us.(Answer) O Lord, make haste to help us. (Pastor) Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost;(Answer). As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever… Continue reading Covenant Renewal Order of Service