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CHURCH OF SARUM.
THE KALENDAR OF THE SAME CHURCH;
TRANSLATED FROM THE LATIN, WITH A PREFACE AND
EXPLANATORY NOTES ;
BY CHARLES WALKER.
AN INTRODUCTION BY REV. T. T. CARTER, M.A.,
RECTOR OF CLEWER.
138. e. 41
RIGHT REVEREND FATHER IN GOD,
LORD BISHOP OF SALISBURY,
PROVINCIAL PRECENTOR OF THE PROVINCE OF CANTERBURY,
This Translation of the Divine Liturgy
AFTER THE RITE OF HIS ILLUSTRIOUS PREDECESSOR
BY HIS LORDSHIP'S KIND PERMISSION,
LITTLE needs to be said in introducing such a work as the Translation of the DIVINE LITURGY according to the SARUM USE to English Churchmen. The study of ancient Liturgies re-awakened amongst us of late years has been one of the truest and most valuable results of the profounder view and more vivid apprehension of Eucharistic doctrine; as in return they form the most important aids in elucidating and maintaining the doctrine—which is the most blessed among the many signs of God's good Hand upon us. For what surer token, that, notwithstanding our many losses and our unworthiness, His love is still renewing and expanding our life in the midst of our days, can there be, than the restoration of a truer, deeper understanding of the Mysteries in which the Memorial of the Passion and Death of our LORD