Contact the website editor   | The Reader   | Events diary   | Useful links   
Readers

Central Readers' Council - Dedicated to serving the ministry of Readers in the British Isles and Europe

Anglican Communion News website link Church of England website link Link to Facebook


RESOURCE CATEGORIES
RESOURCE LISTS
Readers people decorative picture Readers people decorative picture

Do you have any questions or ideas, we would love to hear from you.
CONTACT PAGE

A short history of the institution and conduct of Holy Communion


---
A SHORT HISTORY OF THE INSTITUTION AND CONDUCT OF HOLY COMMUNION

Thomas Clarke-Irons

Article/Note/Report

 
A SHORT HISTORY OF THE INSTITUTION AND CONDUCT OF HOLY COMMUNION

Thomas Clarke-Irons

From its beginnings as an extension of a Passover supper through to... modern times.

A brief consideration of some aspects of our Holy Communion service - the position of President, handling of the elements, history and the role of the Reader.

This article first appeared in The Reader magazine.

PDF document >>



Related topics:
Liturgy

Categories:

More...

  • IF YOU CAN'T FIND SOMETHING ON THIS SITE...

    Try the new search facility. (Top right-hand corner of the page.)

More...

  • Roy Tricker (Reader - St Edmundsbury and Ipswich Readers) has been awarded the British Empire Medal for services to Heritage in Suffolk (Ipswich, Suffolk).
    Read more >>
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise on this website

Advertise on this website
VISIT WEBSITE

ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise on this website

Advertise on this website
VISIT WEBSITE

Readers people decorative picture

Do you have any questions or ideas, we would love to hear from you.
CONTACT PAGE