Item description for As We Gather to Pray: An Episcopal Guide to Worship by Marilyn L. Haskel, Clayton L. Morris & Marilyn Haskel...
Overview This is a book that not only stimulates thought about many aspects of our worship, but also comes to the aid of the busy priest or parishioner with practical information. Reading this book is like having helpful conversations with seventeen colleagues from across the church. Theoretical essays on: leadership; style; worship; hymnody; language; space; the Arts; dance; preaching; small congregations.
Publishers Description The thirteen fascinating essays in this book bring together theoretical articles and practical planning strategies to create a how-to guide for worship. The editors have compiled the work of eighteen lay people and clergy actively serving the Church today in a variety of ministries. Article topics include style in worship, liturgical space, the role of the arts, dance, small church issues, etc. The planning strategies describe how to form a parish worship committee, to evaluate worship, to welcome children, to design service leaflets, to compose intercessions, to celebrate the Triduum, etc. The book carries the publisher's permission for non-commercial reprinting of articles for local parish use. It is ideal for instruction or discussion in the worship committee or parish study groups. (160 pp)
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Studio: Church Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.98" Width: 8.5" Height: 0.45" Weight: 1.08 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2001
Publisher Church Publishing
ISBN 0898692229 ISBN13 9780898692228
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