Knox’s Berwick Communion Service, 1549-1551

The Rev William McMillan, DD, Ph D, FSA Scot, St Leonard’s, Dunfermline

Dr William McMillan gives the text of a fragment of the Communion Service used by John Knox (from a 16th century manuscript to be found in Dr Williams’ Library).  After a general biographical and historical introduction there are sections headed “Form of Worship”, “Praise”, “Communion”, “Communion Elements”, “History of the Communion Order”, “The Zurich Order”, “Reconstruction of Knox’s Order” and then the text of “The Order” itself with “A Prayer for the Congregation”.  There are numerous extended footnotes.

Volume 05 1932-33, p15
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