Liturgy in the Corps

Liturgy is not dead … at least not in institutions which are carefully drilled, ready for action, and deadly in combat. The Church could learn a lot from the Marine Corps, according to an Episcopal priest writing in Touchstone: Rites & Wrongs of Passage.

Imagine trying to run the Marines the way some people run worship! You fight like you drill, you play like you practice, and worship is warfare.


One thought on “Liturgy in the Corps

  1. A very well written and informative article. Highly recommended reading in this age of “casual” worship styles.

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