Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 36. Chapters: Thirty-Nine Articles, Prayer Book Rebellion, Compline, Sarum Rite, Evening Prayer, Morning Prayer, Common Worship, Prayer of Humble Access, Anglican Service Book, Prayer Book Society of Canada, Book of Alternative Services, Act of Uniformity 1558, Herbert Mortimer Luckock, Custodian of the Standard Book of Common Prayer, St. John's Church, Use of Hereford, The Holy Eucharist: Rite Two, Prayer Book Society of the USA, Sunday Services. Excerpt: The Book of Common Prayer is the title of a number of prayer books used by many of the churches in the Anglican Communion. The original book, published in 1549 (Church of England 1957), in the reign of Edward VI, was a product of the English Reformation following the break with Rome. Prayer books, unlike books of prayers, contain the words of structured (or liturgical) services of worship. The work of 1549 was the first prayer book to contain the forms of service for daily and Sunday worship in English and to do so within a single volume; it included morning prayer, evening prayer, the Litany, and Holy Communion. The book included the other occasional services in full: the orders for baptism, confirmation, marriage, 'prayers to be said with the sick' and a funeral service. It set out in full the Epistle and Gospel readings for the Sunday Communion Service. Set Old Testament and New Testament readings for daily prayer were specified in tabular format as were the set Psalms; and canticles, mostly biblical, that were provided to be sung between the readings (Careless 2003, p. 26). The 1549 book was soon succeeded by a reformed revision in 1552 under the same editorial hand, that of Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury. It never came into use because, on the death of Edward VI, his half-sister Mary I restored Roman Catholic worship. On her death, a compromise version, largely 1...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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