• Community in Mission | 9/19/2019 | Staff
    There is a text from the Acts of the Apostles that sets forth quite well some of the qualities of the Sacred Liturgy. Although the “liturgy” cited in this passage is not a Mass, the description...
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  • Community in Mission | 7/23/2019 | Staff
    One of the greatest liturgical shifts in the last sixty years has been in the area of language and the spoken word. Although the almost complete disappearance of Latin is lamentable, the use of the...
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  • Roger E. Olson | 7/12/2019 | Staff
    Over the years I have had the blessing and curse of visiting numerous (very broadly defined) evangelical Christian churches in the United States. I have spoken in many and simply visited many...
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  • wdtprs.com | 7/10/2019 | View all posts by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf →
    QUAERITUR: Earlier this week, my wife attended what she thought would be a Funeral Mass for a Catholic relative, but was dismayed to find that it was merely a Liturgy of the Word service, followed...
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  • The American Conservative | 1/14/2014 | Staff
    America’s youth are leaving churches in droves. One in four young adults choose “unaffiliated” when asked about their religion, according to a 2012 Public Religion Research Institute poll, and 55...
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  • Urban Faith | 4/14/2019 | Lisa G. Fischbeck
    An occasional offering from Faith & Leadership, Duke Divinity School’s online magazine on the practice of Christian leadership. We walked together, some carrying placards, some taking turns...
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  • spectrummagazine.org | 3/27/2019 | Staff
    This service was part of the Second National Conference of the Association of Adventist Forums, conducted Sabbath morning, March 17, 1984, in the Loma Linda University Church.
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  • Crisis Magazine | 3/21/2019 | Rev. James V. Schall, S.J.
    Liturgical thought today seems to downplay the importance of doctrine while elevating the significance of practice. The harmony of lex orandi as the criterion of lex credendi is questioned.
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  • ChristianityToday.com | 2/11/2019 | Staff
    In 2015, when retired Anglican priest Nelson Koscheski shared one of his religious poems with the young music director at his Anglican church in Dallas, he never expected the poem to become a folk...
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  • internetmonk.com | 11/3/2018 | Chaplain Mike
    This is the prayer liturgy I put together that we will be praying for All Saints in worship today. May grace and peace be yours in fullest measure this Lord’s Day.
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  • wdtprs.com | 10/22/2018 | View all posts by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf →
    It is a commonplace that even a so-called “private” Mass is never truly private. The steps, cruets, candles, paten, chalice, the fringe of the stole the edges of the pages and the priest’s...
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  • Anxious Bench | 9/17/2018 | Staff
    I have been describing the amazing churches and religious buildings of the city of Ravenna. Art historians devote whole careers to comprehending such works, but my goal here is rather different.
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  • Good Letters | 5/30/2018 | Staff
    I happened to be in the midst of re-reading Homer’s Odyssey when the current issue of Image (#96) came in the mail. At the end of the issue are the rich reflections, by various poets, on poetry and...
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  • Red Letter Christians | 4/5/2018 | Britney Winn Lee
    As the Red Letter community prepares for its upcoming revival taking place this weekend, I have been thinking about those old tent meetings and three-evening, come-to-Jesus events of my evangelical...
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  • wdtprs.com | 3/17/2018 | View all posts by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf →
    I seriously object to the dopey notion that liturgy has to made “understandable”. First, liturgical worship involves mysteries, such as that one about Christ turning the substances of bread and wine...
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