Free liturgy resources offered
Church Publishing Incorporated (CPI) has collaborated with the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music to offer free worship and liturgical resources through the Office of General Convention and Church Publishing.
The newly added resources, which can be downloaded immediately at the links below, include:
- Enriching Our Worship 1: Morning and Evening Prayer, the Great Litany, and the Holy Eucharist
- Enriching Our Worship 2: Ministry with the Sick or Dying; Burial of a Child
- Enriching Our Worship 3: Burial Rites for Adults, together with a Rite for the Burial of a Child
- Enriching Our Worship 4: The Renewal of Ministry and the Welcoming of a New Rector or Other Pastor
- Enriching Our Worship 5:Liturgies and Prayers Related to Childbearing, Childbirth, and Loss
The Enriching Our Worship series joins the free rite Liturgical Resources 1: I Will Bless You and You Will be a Blessing, resources for the Witnessing and Blessing of a Lifelong Covenant in a Same-Sex Relationship, already in place for free distribution in English, French, and Spanish.
“As chair of the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music, I’m delighted to be working with Church Publishing to make these resources available in electronic form to the whole church,” said Ruth Meyers, who also serves as dean of academic affairs and Hodges-Haynes Professor of Liturgics at Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Berkeley, CA. “Making these texts more widely accessible to the church will enrich our worship life. I’m grateful for Church Publishing’s continuing support of the commission’s development of liturgical resources.”
“Church Publishing has long enjoyed a special relationship with the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music, collaborating to make the Church’s liturgical texts available in a variety of media,” added Davis Perkins, CPI publisher. “I’m especially pleased we can extend this partnership into the digital age in a way that will only enhance the utility of these texts throughout the Church.”