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Early Christian Worship: A Basic Introduction to Ideas and Practice: Second EditionLiturgical Press #ad - Bradshaw is professor of liturgy at the University of Notre Dame, and priest-vicar of Westminster Abbey and a member of the Church of England Liturgical Commission. He is the author or editor of several major books the search for the Origins of Christian Worship, The Study of Liturgy, Reconstructing Early Christian Worship, Eucharistic Origins, A Companion to Common Worship, volumes 1 and 2.
Early christian worship is a straightforward, readable introduction to worship in the first four centuries of the church's existence. How did early christians see and understand their own worship? How did this interact with early Christian beliefs? The book has been brought up-to-date and revised, with some chapters rewritten and an updated bibliography.
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Word, Water, Wine, and Bread: How Worship Has Changed Over the YearsJudson Pr #ad - Word, Water, Wine, and Bread: How Worship Has Changed Over the Years #ad - This interpretation of worship history is an excellent resource for developing a worship service that will speak to the congregation.
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