Worship, Prayer and Liturgy Resources
PRAYING OUR VALUES ; (booklet from Urban Expression)
Work in Worship
Here you will find contemporary resources for Christian worship. We hope that doesn’t sound too dull!
We believe that worship arises out of - and is a response to - the experience of God alive and at work in the modern world. Our world. Our real world.
The Wild Goose Resource Group (WGRG) exists to enable and equip congregations and clergy in the shaping and creation of new forms of worship that are relevant, contextual and participatory. The group is a project of the Iona Community, consisting of John L. Bell and Jo Love (Resource Workers) and Gail Ullrich (Administrator)
Grove Booklet W 173 Liturgy and Urban Mission Author: Tim Stratford : Middle class suburban culture dominates the central structures of the Church of England, and so it is no surprise that it also dominates its official liturgy. But urban culture has its own distinctive features and so liturgy and worship need adapting in order to connect with that culture and take seriously the urban mission imperative.
Urban liturgy in the Church of England: A historical, theological and anthroplogical analysis of the mid Victorian slum priest ritualists and their legacy Stratford, Timothy Richard (2008) Urban liturgy in the Church of England: A historical, theological and anthroplogical analysis of the mid Victorian slum priest ritualists and their legacy. PhD thesis, University of Sheffield.
What makes for a better city? Eucharistic liturgy as social critique