The Oxford Guide to The Book of Common Prayer

A Worldwide Survey

Author: Charles Hefling,Cynthia Shattuck

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199723898

Category: Religion

Page: 640

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The Oxford Guide to the Book of Common Prayer is the first comprehensive guide to the history and usage of the original Book of Common Prayer and its variations. Expert contributors from around the world and from every major denomination offer an unparalleled view of The Book of Common Prayer and its influence. The Oxford Guide to Common Prayer is more than simply a history: it describes how Anglican churches at all points of the compass have developed their own Prayer Books and adapted the time-honored Anglican liturgies to their diverse local cultures. The Guide examines how the same texts - Daily Prayers, the Eucharist, Marriage and Funerals, and many others - in dozens of editions now in use throughout the world, both resemble and differ from one another. A brief look at "electronic Prayer Books" also offers a unique and exciting modern perspective. The Oxford Guide to the Book of Common Prayer offers a fascinating journey through the history and development of a classic of world literature from its origins in the 16th century to the modern day. Oxford is pleased to offer The Book of Common Prayer in a variety of formats and prices to match readers' needs and budgets - perfect for study or gift-giving. Visit our website to order your copy today. * A comprehensive survey of the rich history of the original Book of Common Prayer and all of its varied descendents. * Explains, characterizes, and illustrates the dozens of Prayer Book versions in current use throughout the world. * Lays out a path that will enable any reader, Anglican or not, to learn why the BCP is a classic of liturgy and literature.
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The Annotated Book of Common Prayer

Being an Historical, Ritual, and Theological Commentary on the Devotional System of the Church of England

Author: John Henry Blunt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Liturgies

Page: 610

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The Book of Common Prayer

And Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church According to the Use of the Church of England : Together with the Psalter Or Psalms of David Pointed as They are to be Sung Or Said in Churches and the Form Or Manner of Making Ordaining and Consecrating of Bishops Priests and Deacons

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Page: 512

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The Book of Common Prayer: And Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church

Author: Church Publishing

Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 9780898691122

Category: Religion

Page: 1001

View: 8706

This is the standard Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, together with The Psalter or Psalms of David according to use in the Episcopal Church in the United States as authorized in 1979. Certificates, gold edges, ribbon markers.
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A Rational Illustration of the Book of Common Prayer of the Church of England

Wherein Liturgies in General are Proved Lawful and Necessary, and an Historical Account is Given of Our Own: the Several Tables, Rules, and Kalendar are Considered, and the Seeming Differences Reconcil'd: All the Rubricks Prayers, Rites, and Ceremonies are Explained, and Compared with the Liturgies of the Primitive Church: the Exact Method and Harmony of Every Office is Shew'd. and All the Material Alterations are Observed, which Have at Any Time Been Made Since the First Common-Prayer-Book of King Edward VI. with the Particular Reasons that Occasioned Them. The Whole Being the Substance of Every Thing Liturgical in Bishop Sparrow, Mr. L'Estrange, Dr. Comber, Dr. Nichols, and All Former Ritualists, Commentators, Or Others, Upon the Same Subject; Collected and Reduc'd Into One Continued and Regular Method, and Interspersed All Along with New Observations. The Fourth Edition, Printed from the Folio

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Theology

Page: 557

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The Book of Common Prayer

And Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of the United Church of England and Ireland: Together with the Psalter Or Psalms of David, Pointed as They are to be Sung Or Said in Churches; and the Form and Manner of Making, Ordaining, and Consecrating of Bishops, Priests, and Deacons; and the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion: with Notes Explanatory, Practical and Historical, from Approved Writers of the Church of England

Author: Richard Mant

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Page: 966

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A history of the Book of common prayer and other books of authority

with an attempt to ascertain how the rubrics and canons have been understood and observed from the Reformation to the accession of George III. Also an account of the state of religion and religious parties in England from 1640 to 1660

Author: Thomas Lathbury

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 442

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The Book of Common Prayer

Author: Church Publishing

Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 9780898695793

Category: Religion

Page: 2592

View: 8942

The Book of Common Prayer and the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible are an excellent and logical combination for personal use, both in daily devotion and study, and on Sundays during the liturgy. The NRSV translation of the Bible is accurate, elegant, highly acclaimed by scholars, and enjoys wide use in congregations of the Episcopal Church.
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The Book of Common Prayer

And Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America : Together with the Psalter, Or Psalms of David

Author: Episcopal Church

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Page: 580

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