The 1979 Prayer Book’s Worthy Heritage

The prayer book advanced the conviction that women bear the image of God as fully as men do .... It is perhaps surprising, then, to see it depicted as an instrument of misogyny.

Leonel Mitchell, reshaped

Liturgical scholar Leonel Mitchell played a central role in preparing the 1979 Book of Common Prayer.

A concise prayer book

Many want to be reconnected to a tradition from which they feel distanced. They want ancient, connected, continuous, simple, transformative liturgy.