Home Board of Standards Executive Regional Representatives Meetings Lay Reader Training Diakonia

Links and Resources

Questions? Documents Photographs Diocese

Layreaders Crest


Links and Resources:


1. Online Sermon Resources

2. The Community. Online Lectionary - NRSV text

3. The Community. Online Lectionary - Book of Common Prayer

4. Revised Common Lectionary

5. Make Preparation: Liturgy Planning Notes by Paul Gibson

6. Biblical Pronunciations

7. Primary worship texts now available for free download:

Every week many worship planners spend hours on their computers, researching and formatting liturgical texts for bulletins and screens. To support and facilitate this work, the Anglican Church of Canada's General Synod is now releasing its primary worship texts for free download.
The following texts can now be downloaded as PDFs:

Selected liturgies are also available in French.

The Copyright and Use webpage explains that "texts may be used free of charge by all dioceses, parishes, religious orders, theological colleges, and other entities within the Anglican Church of Canada." The sources of texts must be acknowledged, and commercial use is forbidden. Before using the material, individuals must read the full license agreement

8. Diocese of Nova Scotia and PEI Prayer Cycle.

9. A suggested MSWord Template for the Prayers of the People (Based on one used at Christ Church, Stellarton.).I suggest that you save this file to your template directory before use.

10. A website with links to EfM resources which may be useful for Lay Readers.