People achieve different milestones, in different orders. Can churches celebrate this?
Analyzing the relationship between faith and the political left—its history and present condition—reveals a century filled with antagonisms. But there are also affinities and technologies for continuing rapprochement. Historically there has been an undeniable antagonism between religion and communism.
Ruth Duck takes a balanced approach to liturgy. Her aim is not to champion a single style but to offer a foundation for reflection.
Ritual actions can linger, even as belief fades in and out. If there is indeed a renewal of high-liturgical worship, I would guess that this is why.