Text for memorial of the Rev. Florence Li Tim-Oi, added to February 26 on the Book of Alternative Services calendar (the day of her death) by General Synod 2004. Includes sentence, collect, readings, prayer over the gifts, proper preface of a saint, and prayer after communion.
Resource Category: Prayer Books
Liturgies from the Book of Alternative Services and supplements translated into French.
Introduction to apologia for Hymn Book Supplement Task Force, describing its mandate and approach. Lists members of task force.
Principles to guide the revision of contemporary language common worship texts of the Anglican Church of Canada Document prepared by the Faith Worship and Ministry Committee of General Synod outlining liturgical principles to guide the revision of contemporary language common worship texts of the Anglican Church of Canada. PDF file.
The Book of Alternative Services (BAS) and supplementary resources are now available for download. In 2009, the Council of General Synod authorized the online publication of these texts. The goals are to assist liturgy planners and to encourage future web-based work of liturgical text development.
Text for memorial of Mother Emily Ayckbowm, who was added to the Canadian calendar of holy persons in the Book of Alternative Services on April 5 (the day of her founding of The Community of the Sisters of the Church) by a resolution at General Synod 2004.
The General Synod of 2010 mandated Faith, Worship, and Ministry to establish a Liturgy Task Force to work on the revision of our contemporary language liturgical texts.
The primary worship text for Sunday services and other major liturgical celebrations of the Anglican Church of Canada
‘Written on the Heart: The Bible for Anglicans in the 21st Century’ developed by Faith, Worship and Ministry, which explores contemporary biblical interpretation through interviews with noted Canadian theologians, teachers and biblical scholars