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Christian Education, 
Liturgical Resources
and Other Articles

Primary Things
A Liturgical Conference of The Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
Michaelmas 2008

Revised Common Lectionary / BCP Lectionary Analysis
A thorough comparison and analysis by the Reverend Matthew Mead, Curate at Saint Mary's, of the Revised Common Lectionary (adopted by the Episcopal Church in 2006) and the Lectionary found in the 1979 BCP (the official Prayer Book of the Episcopal Church)

The Solemn Reproaches of the Cross
The debate about anti-Semitism in the Good Friday liturgy with special reference to the Reproaches by Louis Weil


The Complete Lectionary used at the Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
The online master list for the ongoing SMV lectionary project. 

Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
Father Macquarrie’s “Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament” first appeared in AVE, the monthly bulletin of the Church of Saint Mary the Virgin, Volume xxxiv, no. 8, November 1965. The article was reprinted and included in “A Tribute to the Church of Saint Mary the Virgin,” a special centennial anniversary edition of AVE, in 1968.

The O Antiphons on the Magnificat
Said before and after the Song of Mary at
Evening Prayer December 16 through December 23