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D036 Adding Name Change Rite to the Book of Occasional Services
Topic: Liturgy

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Committee:

Proposer:

The Rev. Edwin Johnson

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Resolved, the House of Deputies concurring, That the 78th General Convention direct the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music to include a rite for the changing of a name in the comprehensive revision of the Book of Occasional Services that it has proposed over the next triennium, and be it further. 

Resolved, that the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music consider the “Rite for Claiming a New Name” from the resource Changes: Prayers and Services Honoring Rites of Passage as one possible rite for inclusion in the Book of Occasional Services.