Not just for "Little Englanders," the Book of Common Prayer preserves a tradition which has far more in common with worldwide ancient faiths than with Anglo-Saxon secular modernity
Great post! It seems to me that we need to relearn not only the beauty but the necessity of that which is given. The liturgy teaches us that we need not reinvent everything, as it has been gifted to us already. The repetition will, of course, always be non-identical, to use Catherine Pickstock’s phrasing, but it’s a repetition nonetheless.