Vision upon Vision: Processes of Change and Renewal in Christian Worship

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  • Copyright: 2009-10-01
  • Publisher: Presbyterian Pub Corp
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This magisterial book examines the changing nature of Christian worship from the scattered and isolated communities of the earliest years of the church to the liquid modern world.

Author Biography

George Guiver is Superior of the Community of the Resurrection in Mirfield, Yorkshire, an Anglican religious community. He is author of the widely acclaimed Company of Voices daily prayer and the people of God.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. vi
List of Illustrationsp. vii
How We Became this Kind of Worshipper
Introductionp. 3
From House to Hallp. 11
Dramap. 34
A Strange Warpingp. 53
God and Culturep. 78
The Cross and the Fontp. 92
Swimmingp. 100
The Enlightenmentp. 113
The Movements of 1833p. 141
What Kind of Worshippers do We Need to Become?
Another Worldp. 165
Naively Presupposingp. 180
Seeing More than Ourselvesp. 190
Giving and Receivingp. 201
The Core of Worshipp. 208
A Complex Shapingp. 223
Notesp. 234
Bibliographyp. 246
Acknowledgements of Sources of Platesp. 253
Indexp. 255
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