Wednesday Evening Lenten Series: Book Discussion of Inwardly Digest

St James Cathedral’s Formation Commission presents a Wednesday Evening Lenten Series Book Discussion of Derek Olsen’s “Inwardly Digest.”  The discussion will be led by the Rev. Deacon Jessica Harmon in the Fireside Room.  The series will begin on Feb. 22, from 6 to 7 p.m. before the Ash Wednesday service. From March 1 to March 29, the sessions will begin at 6 and run to 7:30 p.m.

Discussion handouts:

February 22: Introdution

March 1: Chapter 1 – Foundations

March 8: Chapters 2&3 – Essence and Anatomy of the Calendar

March 15: Chapters 5&6 – Essence and Anatomy of the Daily Office

March 22: Chapters 8&9 – Spirituality and Shape of the Eucharist

March 29: Chapter 10 – plus anything else we want to discuss


Official/Authorized liturgies

Website of the Standing Committee on Liturgy and Music and Task Force on Liturgical and Prayer Book Revision

Book of Common Prayer (1979) in a website (unofficial)

Forward Movement

Daily Office Podcasts 

Prayer Apps

  • Forward Day by Day (like the booklet, can access the podcasts inside the app) (Apple) (Google)
  • Venite (most liturgies of the church available, includes the scripture lessons and seasonal things) (Apple) (Google) (Web)

Sunday Lectionary Readings

Daily Office Readings 

Church Calendar