Why Do We Do This?

We will regularly address the meaning and reason behind actions in United Methodist worship

  • Why do we stand for the Gospel reading from the scriptures?   Because in the reading of the four Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) we are addressed by the words of Christ and experience this as an encounter with the living Christ.  As we are able, we stand out of respect for Christ who is addressing us in the readings of the Gospel.

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