The Book of Common Order is the name of several directories for public worship, the first originated by John Knox for use on the continent of Europe and in use by the Church of Scotland …
Church of Scotland: Euchologion : a book of common order, being forms of prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other ordinances of the church; issued by the Church Service Society. (Edinburgh : William Blackwood, 1890) (page images at HathiTrust)
The (Online) Book of Common Prayer. and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. Together with The Psalter or Psalms of David. According to the use of The Episcopal Church. The Church Hymnal Corporation, New York
Book of Common Order, also called Order of Geneva, or Knox’s Liturgy, first Reformed manual of worship in English, introduced to the English congregation in Geneva by John Knox in 1556, adopted by the Scottish Reformers in 1562, and revised in 1564. The norm of public worship followed in the book is the ancient service of word and sacrament.
The latest denominational book to cross my desk is the Book of Common Order of the Church of Scotland. A fine book it is. A fine book it is. It consists largely of complete orders of public worship, and a goodly number of prayers.
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Common Order is the Church’s book of services and resources for public worship drawing from a wide range of church traditions. It offers complete Orders of Service, devotional prayers, and additional resources such as Scripture sentences, collects and a three year lectionary.
The Book of Common Order was a book compiled in the 1550s and 1560s by Scottish Protestant reformer John Knox and others. The Book of Common Order served as the worship book of the Church of Scotland from 1564 to 1645.
Common Order. Common Order is the Church’s book of services and resources for public worship drawing from a wide range of church traditions. It offers complete Orders of Service, devotional prayers, and additional resources such as Scripture sentences, collects and a three year lectionary. The Book of Common Order is available to purchase
Reformed churches in the sixteenth century used service books. Ulrich Zwingli, Martin Bucer, and John Calvin all prepared worship forms for use in the congre- gations. John Knox, following Calvin, prepared The Forme of Prayersand subse- quently a service book, the Book of Common Order,for use in Scotland.
Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites Order of Worship for the Evening 108 Daily Evening Prayer: Rite Two 115 Compline 127 Book, or from Holy Scripture, may be used when the needs of the congregation so require.