The treasure-trove of the ancient Book of Common Prayer opened up for personal use – this book provides a daily selection of prayers and readings bringing alive the riches of the past.
The Book of Common Prayer, written in 1662, is much loved and used still in church services. The depth of its understanding of God and worship is unparalled by modern equivalents. The Daily Book of Common Prayer presents easily read selections of prayers and readings for each day – the delights of this timeless work for everyday use.
Each day’s reading includes a Bible reading, prayer and meditation – all from the Book of Common Prayer and in the original language.
Follows the Christian year – Christmas, Lent, Easter etc.
Enables the individual Christian to use the Prayer Book for their personal devotional use.
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365 READINGS FOR PERSONAL DEVOTIONAL USE
Written in 1662, the poetic and profound classic 'The Book of Common Prayer' is still much loved and used today. Based on the Bible, the Prayer Boook is considered by many to be unparalleled in the beauty of its language and the depth of its understanding of God.
At the start or the end of the day, as a travel or bedside companion, 'The Daily Book of Common Prayer ' is an ideal spiritual guide through the Christian year.About the Author:
Owen Collins is a historia and writer, and his previous books include ‘Speeches that Changed the World, ‘The Oral History of Christianity’ and ‘The Definitive Bible Commentary’.
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Book Description FOUNT, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0005993792