Category Archives: Ecumenism

Evening Prayer 11.26.15, Thanksgiving Day

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Give thanks to the Lord, and call upon his Name; make known his deeds among the peoples. Psalm … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 10.26.15, Alfred the Great, King of the West Saxons, 899

Good recording today; small crowd. Maybe it’s a little easier to concentrate with a small group… Our recording is here: — I was in the spirit on the Lord’s day, and I heard behind me a loud voice like … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 10.25.15, Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost

Apollos had been instructed in the Way of the Lord; and he spoke with burning enthusiasm and taught accurately the things concerning Jesus, though he knew only the baptism of John. Grace to you and peace from God our Father … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 10.3.15, George K.A. Bell, Bishop & Ecumenist, 1958

No testing has overtaken you that is not common to everyone. The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the Father seeks to worship him. John 4:23 … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.29.15, John Bunyan, Author of “Pilgrim’s Progress,” 1688

So when he came, he went up to him at once and said, “Rabbi!” and kissed him. Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the morning, and darkens the day into night; who … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.20.15, Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux, 1153

Good kickoff to our retreat this morning! Click here: — This I admit to you, that according to the Way, which they call a sect, I worship the God of our ancestors, believing everything laid down according to the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.19.15, Wednesday in Week 12 of Ordinary Time

Give to the emperor the things that are the emperor’s, and to God the things that are God’s. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the Holy One. Psalm 96:9 INVITATORY AND PSALTER … Continue reading

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