Category Archives: Episcopal Church

Evening Prayer 7.27.15, William Reed Huntington, Priest, 1909

John had been telling Herod, “It is not lawful for you to have your brother’s wife.” 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 … 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 7.26.15, Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 12

Lord, when was it that we saw you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or naked or sick or in prison, and did not take care of you? Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.26.15, Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 12

Rejoice in hope, be patient in suffering, persevere in prayer. Contribute to the needs of the saints; extend hospitality to strangers. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.23.15, Thursday in the 8th Week after Pentecost

We changed things up a little this morning – two of the clergy read the psalm and we prevailed on Gwen to bless those who listen to our recording. It’s available here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/thursday723/ — Peter stood up and said to … 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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