The Companion to the Book of Common Worship

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Peter C. Bower
Geneva Press, Jan 1, 2003 - Religion - 350 pages
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Published during the tenth anniversary of theBook of Common Worship(1993),The Companion to the Book of Common Worshipis a practical guide, answering questions such as how do I use theBook of Common Worshipto its fullest advantage? and how can theBook of Common Worshipform a congregation into a community that glorifies and enjoys God?

  

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Great book to have as a companion to the main book

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This is a great book to have along with the Book of Common Worship. Brings in new insight that was not available when the main book was written. Updates nicely. Read full review

Contents

PREPARATION FOR WORSHIP
1
RESOURCES FOR THE LITURGICAL YEAR
82
BAPTISM AND REAFFIRMATION OF THE BAPTISMAL COVENANT
155
DAILY PRAYER
173
THE PSALMS
202
PRAYERS FOR VARIOUS OCCASIONS
208
A SERVICE OF WITNESS TO THE RESURRECTION
234
PASTORAL LITURGIES
246
FOR FURTHER READING
287
STUDY GUIDE for the Book of Common Worship
295
Contents
299
The Easter Vigil BCW 294314
317
The Churchs Songbook and Prayer Book
325
The Inseparable Link between Story and Time
331
NOTES
333
INDEX
340

BOOK OF OCCASIONAL SERVICES
266
GLOSSARY OF TERMS
279

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About the author (2003)

Peter C. Bower is a former Presbyterian pastor. He is currently studying Social Studies Education at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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