Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the historical and theological study of liturgies. Collections of procedures prescribed for public worship in accordance with authorized or standard forms are entered under Liturgies. Collections of services of any type for use in public worship are entered under Worship programs.
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Call Number: RG 230
Overview: This collection documents the work of H. Boone Porter, an important figure in the Episcopal Church during the second half of the 20th century. A graduate of Yale, Berkeley Divinity School, and General Theological Seminary, Boone was a Professor of Liturgics at General Theological Seminary from 1960 to 1970. As a member of the Standing Liturgical Commission of the Episcopal Church, he was a major architect of the 1979 Book of Common Prayer. Later he served as Executive Director of the Town and...
Dates: 1940-2003, bulk 1954-1999