Don’t Give Up on Lent (Read this Great Book First)

For some, Lent still conjures only thoughts of Mardi Gras or cutting chocolate from your diet.

But many American evangelicals are discovering (or, in some cases, re-discovering) Lent. Many are entering into this time with some hesitations and questions. It creates a challenge for church leaders who are trying to teach the meaning […]

By |2019-02-19T22:00:09-06:00January 19th, 2017|Categories: Anglicanism, Leadership, Liturgy & Worship|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

An Anglican “Top Ten,” As It Were – A Reading List by Gerald R. McDermott

NB: This is not a list of the ten best Anglican books. It is a list of (actually) sixteen works by twelve authors who have influenced me the most, and the ones therefore that I recommend with enthusiasm to Anglicans and those who are Anglican-curious.


Richard Hooker, Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity (All titles are affiliate links to […]

By |2019-01-04T22:38:33-06:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: Anglicanism|Tags: , |10 Comments

An Ordinary Book to Read for Advent

A Review of Liturgy of the Ordinary by Tish Harrison Warren.

People don’t always like the word ‘ordinary.’ We like things to be ‘awesome’ or ‘fresh’ or ‘exciting’ — anything but ordinary. In teaching and writing about the Church Year, I’ve noticed that a lot of people are confused by the fact that the calendar has Ordinary time in it.

We like […]

By |2022-03-21T11:45:15-05:00December 5th, 2016|Categories: Anglicanism|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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