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                                                                  The Church and its worship
Epistle
An epistle is a letter. The Bible contains several epistles, written
by important early Christian leaders (like Peter, Paul and John) to newly-formed churches in the decades after Jesus’ resurrection. A Communion service often includes a reading from an epistle.
(see Holy Communion)
The prayer prayed over the bread and wine at Holy Communion.
Another name for Evening Prayer.
The font is a large bowl (often made of stone) in which Christians are baptised. The traditional
place for a font is by the church door – because baptism marks
the beginning of our life as a Christian. Have you seen the font where you were baptised?
Eucharist
Eucharistic Prayer
Evensong Font
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