Fri 22 May 2015 @ 12:17
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Author(s): Church of England
Presents two traditional language funeral services based on material from the 1928 Prayer Book - An Order for the Burial of the Dead and An Order for the Burial of a Child, alongside the Penitential Psalms.
The Church of England uses two complementary sets of services authorised by the Church of England's canon law - Common Worship and the 1662 Book of Common Prayer.
Common Worship (2000-2008) employs a more modern turn of phrase than the Book of Common Prayer, with vibrant images that seek to connect the biblical tradition with people's own experiences. It provides a common structure for Church of England services, but with a large variety of prayers, readings and resources that allow churches to tailor their services to their own setting.