A Mainline Protestant Concern

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

Worship renewal is a corrective to the individualism of much Protestant worship. The liturgical movement is restoring the corporate nature of worship as well as the balance of Word and Table.

The liturgical movement addresses itself wholeheartedly to the problem of exaggerated individualism which has tended in the past two hundred years to reduce many Protestant churches to little more than private devotional assemblies. Its answer to pietism, rationalism, and liberalism is an attempt to...


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