A book containing the public liturgy of the Church of England, published in 2000 to replace the Alternative Service Book.
More example sentences
- I started doing all the weddings by the book, the Presbyterian Book of Common Worship.
- Then Morning Prayer and Eucharist in the Cathedral, where I find they have abandoned the Prayer Book order of Matins in favour of Common Worship.
- At the Wedding, for instance, the new official book for every parish, Common Worship, makes the priest pray, "Let them be tender with each other's dreams."
Definition of Common Worship in:
- The US English dictionary