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How Anglicans Worship – Part 8

September 23, 2019 by


Processions Interrupting the order here to answer questions I’d received from earlier in the “How Anglicans Worship” series. Let me begin by observing that there are six general types of processions: Entrance, Gospel, Offertory, Exit, Holy Day, and Special Occasion. Order in processions ought be pretty straightforward. Older manuals used to prescribe slightly different orders […]

G-4, or, a rose by any other name…

September 21, 2019 by


“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose /┬áBy any other name would smell as sweet.” Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2) Alas (once you start quoting Shakespeare, it has an effect on your own word choices), the Bard may have just got this one wrong. To give some perhaps unneeded context, the […]