The Sign of the Cross: What It Is and Why It Matters

Why do Anglicans make the sign of the cross? When do they do it? How do they do it?

Often this is followed by “Isn’t that superstitious, like the baseball players who sign themselves before batting? Isn’t it a dead, rote ritual?” Sometimes folks don’t feel it’s rote or superstitious, but […]

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Liturgical Dance Moves? – A Brief Introduction to Ritual Actions in Worship

This post is a part of Rookie Anglican, a blog dedicated to Making Anglicanism Accessible.

What’s the most confusing part of an Anglican worship service?

Surely the “liturgical dance moves” are near the top of the list! You know, when it seems like everyone else in the […]

By |2019-01-08T17:40:28-06:00January 17th, 2017|Categories: Anglicanism, Liturgy & Worship|Tags: , , , , |8 Comments