The Protestant Liturgical Renewal

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

Liturgical renewal among the ecumenical churches of mainline Protestantism has brought about a widespread consensus in worship style. In the spirit of the Reformation, not only the Scriptures but also the sacraments are being restored to a central position in worship. Protestant congregations are coming to a new appreciation of the importance of symbol and ceremony that allows all members to participate in the act of worship.

To describe the diverse worship practices of the many and varied...


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