Sessions at 10:00-11:30a and 6:00-7:00p | Wednesdays, April 24, May 8, 15, 22 |
Pr. Peter will lead the Wednesday Adult Bible study in a 4-week spring session class based on Tish Harrison Warren's book "Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life." The study will begin on April 24, with sessions at 10:00a and 6:00p. You may order the text ($10.50) by calling (360.574.7081) or contacting Sally Dost, Administrative Assistant. A limited number of books have already been pre-ordered. The text is also available for Kindle users for $4.99 at
The text is beautifully written and easily accessible to all readers. The content will simultaneously heighten awareness and appreciation for the various parts of liturgical worship we typically employ at Messiah and move students to see how these forms become part and parcel of our daily lives. Guided by Pr. Peter, students will review and discuss assigned passages (approx. 36 pages/week) during each of the class sessions.
Synopsis of – Christianity Today Book of the Year for 2018
Framed around one ordinary day, this book explores daily life through the lens of
About the Author
Tish Harrison Warren is a priest in the Anglican Church in North America. After eight years with InterVarsity Graduate and Faculty Ministries at Vanderbilt and The University of Texas at Austin, she currently serves as Co-Associate Rector at Church of the Ascension in Pittsburgh, PA. She writes regularly for The Well, CT Women, and Christianity Today. Her work has also appeared in Comment Magazine, Christ and Pop Culture, Art House America, Anglicanpastor.com, and elsewhere. She is from Austin, TX, and now lives in Pittsburgh with her husband and two young daughters.
Reading Schedule for
Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life
by Tish Harrison Warren
pgs. 9-49, forward and chapters 1-3
pgs. 50-87, chapters 4-6
pgs. 88-127, chapters 7-9