The Liturgy Explained

New Edition

James W. Farwell

Apr/2013, 64 Pages, PAPERBACK, 5.5 x 8.5

ISBN-13: 9780819228383



Basic introduction to the liturgy which presumes no prior knowledge.

This book replaces the bestselling but outdated classic by the same name. This fresh work explains the liturgy in all its aspects for the uninitiated and is written by a respected liturgics scholar in the Episcopal Church.

JAMES FARWELL is Professor of Theology and Liturgy and Director of Anglican Studies at Virginia Theological Seminary, with years of parish and cathedral ministry in addition to his work in the academy. He is the author of This is the Night: Suffering, Salvation, and the Liturgies of Holy Week (T&T Clark 2005); The Liturgy Explained (2nd ed. Morehouse 2013); and numerous book chapters and journal articles in theology, liturgy, and comparative studies. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia.

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