The Language of Worship: Introductions and Formulae

John B Logan

A detailed analysis of the announcements such as calls to worship or prayer, introducing hymns, use of Scripture Sentences, including unnecessary circumlocutions. People need to be helped to pray, hearing something for the first time; how biddings can help. Announcing Scripture and following its reading, when introduction to the content is helpful. Intimations are discussed. Ending the service.

Volume 02, Number 02 Nov 1972, p34