Celebrating the Christian Year Volume 3
Celebrating the Christian Year - Volume 3 Advent and the Christmas Season. Author: Alan Griffiths. Celebrating the Christian Year is a three-volume collection of resources for the Sundays and festivals of the Church's Year. This third volume covers the `Christmas cycle', from Advent Sunday through Advent and Christmas through to the Baptism of Christ. It provides elegant forms of words for the variable parts of seasonal services, from opening prayers to Collects, Gospel acclamations, prayers over gifts, Eucharistic prefaces and final blessings. It includes traditional and contemporary prayers from a wide range of sources, offering texts for every Sunday, weekday, Special Service, Feast and Saint's Day of this time of year. Number of Pages 256 Size: 216mm high x 135mm wide. Hardback Edition. ALAN GRIFFITHS was adviser in liturgy to the Catholic Conference of Bishops of England and Wales, and taught liturgy at Wonersh Seminary before taking up parish ministry in Ringwood, Hampshire. Formerly an Anglican, he is the author of We Give You Thanks and Praise and A Basic Catholic Dictionary.