Fifth Sunday after Pentecost 2011 Preparation

July 17, 2011 is the Fifth Sunday after Pentecost. I’ll be meditating on these. Free Church Book of Common Prayer (1929) Collect: O God, the Protector of all that trust in thee, without whom nothing is strong, nothing is holy; increase and multiply upon us thy mercy; that, thou being our ruler and guide, we may… Continue reading Fifth Sunday after Pentecost 2011 Preparation

Finding the one-year lectionary

So where do you find this one-year lectionary? Lemme tell you: that’s not a question often asked on the left-hand-side of the Christian family, where there’s either a value placed on the ecumenical convergence three-year lectionary or where it’s a moot or alien question. It’s prospering best in conservative Lutheran and breakaway Anglican circle, from… Continue reading Finding the one-year lectionary

The scope of the lectionary review

As you may know, I write the day’s blog post the night before and I came home a bit tired on Monday, so the post I planned with have to be parsed out over a few days. I have been comparing the collects and “Mass readings” — appointed Epistles and Gospels — in several prayerbooks:… Continue reading The scope of the lectionary review