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The Anglican Church traces its roots to the 1530s, when King Henry VIII renounced his allegiance to the Pope and the Catholic Church, therefore founding the Church of England. The Episcopal Church, on the other hand, began after the American colonies declared their independence from England in 1789.

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What is Compline? A Little History... - Episcopal Churches of Historic Beckford Parish Episcopal Aesthetic, Episcopal Prayers, Bold Faith, Book Of Common Prayer, Apostles Creed, Lord’s Prayer, Evening Prayer, Anglican Church, Night Prayer

Recently, we have begun offering the service of Compline in the evenings. Many have asked, “What is Compline?” A brief history of Compline can be found in “Commentary on the American Prayer Book”[1]Compline originated in the fourth century as the night prayers of monks in their dormitories. In his Rule, Benedict of Nursia describes the content of the rite in the sixth century: “Let Compline be limited to the saying of three psalms, which are to be said straightforwardly without […]

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