Favourite Prayers

Title page from Book of Common Prayer published in 1662The Novena Prayer Service at Hothfield on Thursday 24 May will be followed by a twenty-minute reading of some of the best-loved prayers from the 1662 Book of Common Prayer.

These are prayers loved, remembered and cherished, but which seldom if ever are heard in our services today. Not just nostalgia, though: reverent, prayerful nostalgia.

Hedley Grenfell-Banks