Category Archives: Civil Rights

Evening Prayer 8.3.15, W.E.B. DuBois, Sociologist, 1963

“Why are you talking about having no bread?” Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice. Psalm 141:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make speed to save … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.3.15, George F. Bragg, Jr., Priest & Historian, 1940

Prayers for Scotty, Las Cruces, Tom & family and Fr. Jeffrey today – members and friends of our congregation facing difficult things today. Playback here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2negs9wq35/ — “Do not be afraid, but speak and do not be silent; for I … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.30.15, William Wilberforce & Anthony Ashley Cooper, Prophetic Witnesses

Our webcast went well, though today’s lesson from 2nd Samuel did not win the popular vote. Play it back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2d4eat7tc7/ — Believe on the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household. Send out your light … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.27.15, William Reed Huntington, Priest & Ecumenist, 1909

We cried today for the loss of Thomas C. Welch of Jackson, Mississippi, father of our stalwart Tom, and prayed in confidence for his entrance into heaven and the succor of his family and friends. Thank you, Clint and Mother … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.21.15, Albert John Luthuli, Nobel Laureate against Apartheid, 1967

Pay attention to what you hear; the measure you give will be the measure you get, and still more will be given you. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.21.15, Albert John Luthuli, Prophetic Witness in South Africa, 1967

Our audio wasn’t as good today as we’d like, but the intercessions seemed to make up for that somehow. Play back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2ew71hsgvf/ — “Friends, why are you doing this? We are mortals just like you, and we bring you … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.20.15, Elizabeth C. Stanton, Amelia Bloomer, Sojourner Truth & Harriet Tubman, Liberators

And these are the ones sown on the good soil: they hear the word and accept it and bear fruit, thirty and sixty and a hundredfold. Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up … Continue reading

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