Category Archives: Civil Rights

Evening Prayer 1.25.15, Third Sunday after the Epiphany

My Father is still working, and I also am working. From the rising of the sun to its setting my Name shall be great among the nations, and in every place incense shall be offered to my Name, and a … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.24.15, Ordination of Florence Li Tim-Oi, 1st Woman Anglican Priest, 1944

Go home to your friends, and tell them how much the Lord has done for you, and what mercy he has shown you. Jesus said, “I am the light of the world; whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 1.23.15, Phillips Brooks, Bishop of Massachusetts, 1893

We had a great webcast tonight; Josh substituted for Clint, but still used some of his signature lines. Play us back here: Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him? VIDEO: Gigapixels of Andromeda … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.17.15, Antony, Abbot in Egypt, 356

I pray that, according to the riches of his glory, he may grant that you may be strengthened in your inner being with power through his Spirit. I will give you as a light to the nations, that my salvation … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.13.15, Hilary, Bishop of Poitiers, 367

The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the Holy One. Psalm 96:9 INVITATORY AND … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.12.15, Aelred, Abbot of Rievaulx, 1167

John the baptizer appeared in the wilderness, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.10.15, William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1645

When the people saw the sign that Jesus had done, they began to say, “This is indeed the prophet who is to come into the world.” I will give you as a light to the nations, that my salvation may … Continue reading

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