Category Archives: Gender & Sexuality

Evening Prayer 6.28.15, Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 8

Truly I tell you, the tax collectors and the prostitutes are going into the kingdom of God ahead of you. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.28.15, Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 8

The spirit of the LORD will possess you, and you will be in a prophetic frenzy along with them and be turned into a different person. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.27.15, Cornelius Hill, Priest & Oneida Chief, 1907

Why are you sleeping? Get up and pray that you may not come into the time of trial. Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the morning, and darkens the day into night; … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.27.15, Cornelius Hill, Priest & Chief of the Oneida, 1907

It was this Moses whom they rejected when they said, ‘Who made you a ruler and a judge?’ and whom God now sent as both ruler and liberator. The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 6.26.15, Isabel F. Hapgood, Ecumenist & Translator, 1929

Tonight’s recording of Evensong also includes our afterparty, with a certain music video and a little storytelling. Play it back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p6et4fedtak/ — This scripture must be fulfilled in me, ‘And he was counted among the lawless'; and indeed what … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.25.15, James Weldon Johnson, Poet, 1938

Today’s webcast had technical problems, and we’ve decided not to post the recording. Please pray the service below and try us tomorrow. — Then Samuel took a stone and set it up between Mizpah and Jeshanah, and named it Ebenezer; … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.14.15, Third Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 6

If a shepherd has a hundred sheep, and one of them has gone astray, does he not leave the ninety-nine on the mountains and go in search of the one that went astray? Thus says the high and lofty One … Continue reading

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