Funerals, Creeds, Baptisms

By Steve Waring • “No single prayer or statement can convey the entirety of the Christian faith.”

Bishop Doubts Blessing Rite

The Rt. Rev. Steven Andrew Miller of Milwaukee “simply cannot agree” that the authorized rite “is a theologically sound development.”

A Liturgical Evangelical

By Leonard Finn Charles Simeon essentially seeks an anti-dogmatic dogmatics, a mode of doing theology, which is “Scriptural, in contradistinction to the systematic.

One Use

The Book of Common Prayer as Constitutional Document By John C. Bauerschmidt

Leonel L. Mitchell (1930-2012)

The Rev. Canon Leonel L. Mitchell, one of the scholars responsible for the Book of Common Prayer (1979), died May 23 in South Bend, Indiana. The veteran liturgist and theologian was 81.