From the AEC bloggers. This may not be exactly what the heavenly choir is singing, but it has to be close:
Category Archive for 'Church Year'
April 6, 2009 My dear ANiC Sisters and Brothers, While I realize that numbers in themselves can be deceiving, it still gives me a certain joy to realize that when I use this salutation today it involves so many more clergy and congregations than it did when I sent Easter Greetings just one year ago. [...]
The Anglican theologian and scholar E.B. Pusey wrote this prayer for Lent: God, give us grace, this coming Lent, so to lay to heart our ways, that we may weary of all which is not His, from Him, to Him: and may, through Him, the Living Way, by new love and obedience, attain to Him, [...]
From churchyear.net: Suggestions For Your Lenten Fast Many churches have disciplines regarding Lent fasting. Orthodox Christians have a strict fast. Western Catholics are expected to abstain from meat on all of the Fridays during Lent, called days of Abstinence. Meat is defined as the flesh of warm-blooded animals. On Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, official [...]