Category Archives: Civil Rights

Evening Prayer 2.13.16, Absalom Jones, 1st Black Priest in the Episcopal Church, 1818

Jesus prayed, “I ask not only on behalf of these, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their word, that they may all be one.” I will arise and go to my father, and I … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.13.16, Absalom Jones, 1st African-American Priest, 1818

You Philippians indeed know that in the early days of the gospel, when I left Macedonia, no church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving, except you alone. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 2.12.16, Charles F. Andrews, Priest & Friend of the Poor in India, 1940

Lately we’ve begun adding another piece of music to our webcasts, something we don’t include here on our site, so that we can calm and center ourselves before we start to pray. Our Benedictus tonight, played by the 2 Cellos, … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 2.5.16, Roger Williams & Anne Hutchinson, Prophetic Witnesses, 1683, 1643

We set a new attendance record (40) with our services today. To watch our Evensong recording, click here. — Not even his brothers believed in him. VIDEO: Roger Williams and the First Baptist Church of Providence, Rhode Island – CSPAN … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 1.29.16, Friday of Epiphany 3

We had a good group, including 3 visitors, for our prayers tonight. Care to watch? Click here. — When they were satisfied, he told his disciples, “Gather up the fragments left over, so that nothing may be lost.” Nations shall … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.29.16, Friday of Epiphany 3

Both services were blessings to us this morning! Pick one and enjoy. Our 7 a.m. recording should be excellent! To watch, click here. Our 9 a.m. was good too, and for that, go here. — Since we have a great … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.28.16, Thomas Aquinas, Theologian, 1274

Our World’s Shortest Annual Meeting™ is tonight, and all are invited. Click here. We will review the past year, plan our future, approve a budget – including mission work – and elect a Mission Committee. All in 30 minutes! Please … Continue reading

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