Christian year

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Synonyms for Christian year

the year in the ecclesiastical calendar

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48) The PCUS pressed for a quicker pace, and, although it took time and energy to work with the United Church of Christ, the 47-page Service for the Lord's Day and Lectionary for the Christian Year was sent to all UPCUSA and PCUS pastors in the second half of January, 1 1964.
For example, McKevly applies "religious" to phenomena as diverse as John Keble's lyric accompaniment to the Prayer Book, The Christian Year (1827), and the "Positivist" worship services in the "Church of Humanity" at London's Chapel Street in the 1870s (256).
He is not, however, right when he suggests that Easter Day is just another Sunday - it is the most important day in the Christian year.
We meet regularly with a group of PCC colleagues to prepare the lectionary passages for preaching throughout the Christian year.
EASTER is the most sacred time in the Christian year.
The mode in which such an overflow aesthetically communicated the beliefs of the Oxford Movement was a subject with which Keble became preoccupied in his critical prose and volume of poetry, The Christian Year (1827).
I wonder if this is going to be Easter Day, which is the most important day in the Christian year.
Admittedly, the timescale of the Christian year is notoriously ropey.
A Sense of the Divine: A Franciscan Reader for the Christian Year.
Within a week of his return, John Keble, also an Oriel fellow and the author of a famous book entitled The Christian Year, delivered a sermon on National Apostasy, and the Oxford Movement was launched.
The principal feast of the Christian year is celebrated on a Sunday of varying dates between March 22 and April 25 and is therefore called a moveable feast.
QUOTE: "The Christian year begins as the calendar year sputters into its final month.
My great love of the Prayer Book was that it was a storehouse of truth, which taught people what to believe by providing them with a cycle of prayer, particularly with each Collect for each Sunday of the Christian year.
Two days later comes Easter, the most important feast of the Christian year.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The beginning of this Christian year coincides with the Islamic Unity Week, in which Muslims ponder on the fundamental call of unity according to the Holy Quran that was initiated by the founder of the Islamic Revolution, Imam Khomeini, following the establishment of the Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979.
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