In keeping with its prevailing self-identity as a via media or "middle path" of
Western Christianity, Anglican sacramental theology expresses elements in
Baptism is one of the two Sacraments universally recognized among Christians
as ... On the other hand, Anglicanism is very tolerant to age and procedure.
The first Christians regarded the Church as the Sacrament, Jesus, Who is God,
became truly human in the Incarnation, in the same manner as we are human, ...
The Thirty-nine Articles of Religion are a basic statement of Anglican theology. ...
sacraments); the sacramental services of Cranmer's Book of Common Prayer; ...
Jun 18, 2007 ... A sacrament is an outward and visible sign of inward and spiritual grace. (Book of
Common Prayer 1979, p. 857) They are given by Christ as a ...
The Sacraments. "Sacraments are outward and visible signs of inward and
spiritual grace" (Book of Common Prayer, p. 857). Besides baptism and the
Jun 10, 2014 ... Those five commonly called Sacraments, that is to say, Confirmation, ... by John
Calvin on its way to the Anglican Book of Common Prayer, was ...
Mar 20, 2013 ... Sacramental theology centers on the belief that God uses his creation to
communicate his grace to his people. During the Reformation and ...
The Episcopal Church recognizes two major or "gospel" sacraments, ... a desire
to do so in the Episcopal Church and the world-wide Anglican Communion.
Jan 20, 2011 ... Why is it that when Episcopalian or Anglican clergy become Catholics, ... a
sacrament that is likewise valid in the eyes of the Catholic Church?