Welcome to the Episcopal Church: An Introduction to Its History, Faith, and Worship

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Church Publishing, Inc., 1999 - Religion - 133 pages
19 Reviews
The perfect book for inquirers and new members, as well as current Church members who may be unfamiliar with some of the Church s history, beliefs, and practices. This new introduction to the history, polity, spirituality, worship, and outreach of the Episcopal Church is written in an easy-to-read conversational tone, and includes study questions at the end of each chapter, making it an excellent resource for adult parish study and inquirers' classes."
 

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Solid introduction to the Episcopal Church. Read full review

Contents

History
1
Worship
25
The Bible in the Episcopal Church
43
The Churchs Teaching
61
Spirituality
81
The Churchs Ministry and Organization
99
The Churchs Mission
115
Suggestions for Furtner Reading
133
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About the author (1999)

Christopher L. Webber, a graduate of Princeton University and the General Theological Seminary in New York, is the author of a number of books ranging from Dear Friends: Letters of St. Paul to Christians in America to The Beowulf Trilogy and American to the Backbone, the biography of fugitive slave and abolitionist, James W.C. Pennington. He has served congregations in New York, Connecticut, and Tokyo, Japan, but recently moved to San Francisco where he is learning about city life after spending 20 years in rural Connecticut.

Griswold is the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.

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