What Does An Entrance Do?

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

The acts of worship in the Entrance assemble the people and prepare them to hear the Word of God.

In the Entrance the people are gathered together through acts of worship that represent both the beginning of worship and the formation of the people of God into a worshiping community. The commonly accepted parts of the Entrance in worship renewal today, in liturgical and most traditional Protestant communities, include: the gathering, the Entrance song, a greeting, call to worship, a...


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