Chewing on Scripture

The other day a member of our congregation joked that he didn't need to know the Bible because Episcopalians have the Book of Common Prayer. While that comment was made tongue in cheek, it also has some truth to it. Those of us in liturgical traditions tend to focus our spiritual lives in communal celebrations like the Eucharist or Evensong. Often, if we have personal prayer times, they may also be based in the liturgy of the prayer book. All that is great. The downside is that we place less of a priority on learning the foundational texts of our faith, the Holy Scriptures, on which our Book of Common Prayer itself is based. Having a solid mature knowledge of Scripture helps us see the whol

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