Concerning Lectionaries

Author: 
The Rev Wm McMillan, MA, Ph D, St Leonard’s, Dunfermline

The origins of the lectionary in the Old Testament and in the early Church and references in later documents. Anglican practice. The belief of the Reformers that “Scripture should be read through in order” and some early prescriptions. The position of the Westminster Directory. A first formal lectionary mid-nineteenth century. Euchologion, its lectionaries and explanations. Lectionaries in other Presbyterian publications. The article does not aim to set out the arguments for and against lectionaries.

Reference: 
Volume 01 1928-29, p45
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