Practical Guidelines For Worship And Social Ministry

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Concern for social justice is properly reflected in the practice of Christian worship. The vision for the coming kingdom of God should shape not only the words of the Christian liturgies, songs, and prayers, but also the actions of the worship. This article briefly outlines ways in which very different congregations practice justice in worship and then reflects on their significance for the lives of worshipers.

The parishioners at St. Anskar's Episcopal church are gathering for the Sunday...


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