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asb

1. Abbr. for apostilb.
2. Abbr. for asbestos.
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Common Worship, which took seven years to draft, is intended to be a happy marriage of the 1662 Book of Common Prayer and the modern liturgy of the Alternative Service Book.
When they made their vows in 1991, both insisted on the traditional ceremony rather than the more popular 1980 Alternative Service Book which puts less pressure on a couple to have children.
Not to be overlooked is the way the campaign for women's ordination has coincided with moves to update the liturgy (including the Lord's Prayer), something that has stirred vigorous controversy before and since the publication of the Church of England's Alternative Service Book in 1980 and, indeed, since the introduction of the Roman Mass in the vernacular in the wake of the Second Vatican Council.

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