Category Archives: Ecumenism

Morning Prayer 5.23.15, Nicolaus Copernicus & Johannes Kepler, 1543, 1630

How much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish to God, purify our conscience from dead works to worship the living God! You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 5.2.15, Athanasius, Defender of the Trinity, 373

Blessed is anyone who takes no offense at me. You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and Samaria, and to the ends of … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 5.1.15, St. Philip & St. James, Apostles

We had some minor excitement tonight when Little Eddie got to complaining that Boomer had a chewtoy but Eddie did not. Maria just kept on reading the Gospel, and the humans were unperturbed about the unfairness of it all. To … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 3.27.15, Charles Brent, Bishop of the Philippines, & of WNY, 1929

Good service tonight, including 2 of our favorite cantors. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2tfbzg15qj/ Accordingly, though Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus, after having heard that Lazarus was ill, he stayed two days longer in the place where he was. … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.16.15, Monday in 4 Lent

When Jesus realized that they were about to come and take him by force to make him king, he withdrew again to the mountain by himself. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, who … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.3.15, John & Charles Wesley, Founders of Methodism, 1791, 1788

The man believed the word that Jesus spoke to him and started on his way. To the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, because we have rebelled against him and have not obeyed the voice of the Lord our … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.22.15, First Sunday in Lent

People came and said to Jesus, “Why do John’s disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees fast, but your disciples do not fast?” Jesus said, “If anyone would come after me, let them deny themselves and take up their cross … Continue reading

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