The Consultation on Common Texts (CCT)
is an ecumenical consultation of liturgical
scholars and denominational representatives from the United States and
Canada, who produce liturgical texts for common use by North American
A noted work of the CCT is the 1992
Revised Common Lectionary (RCL), a
collection of readings from the Bible arranged and intended for
proclamation during the worship of the people of God. In 2005
the CCT published Revised
Common Lectionary Daily Readings, providing a schedule of daily
lessons related to the RCL.
The CCT originated in the mid-1960's as a forum for
consultation on worship renewal among many Christian churches in the
United States and Canada. Read more about the
history of the CCT or its
member church bodies.
The Reims Statement: Praying with
On Common Texts and Lectionary in the life of the Churches
Reims, France, August 16, 2011 PDF
A Colloquium sponsored by the
English Language Liturgical Consultation
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