Category Archives: Holocaust

Morning Prayer 4.18.15, Saturday in the 2nd Week of Easter

How does God’s love abide in anyone who has the world’s goods and sees a brother or sister in need and yet refuses help? You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.14.15, ‘Pi Day’ in the Third Week of Lent

Now that you have been freed from sin and enslaved to God, the advantage you get is sanctification. The end is eternal life. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, who is gracious and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.27.15, Lydia, Dorcas & Phoebe, Witnesses to the Faith

They went out and proclaimed that all should repent. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the Holy One. Psalm 96:9 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make speed to save us. O Lord, … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 9.20.14, John Coleridge Patteson & Companions, the Martyrs of Melanesia, 1871

I do not judge anyone who hears my words and does not keep them, for I came not to judge the world, but to save the world. If I say, “Surely the darkness will cover me, and the light around … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.16.14, The Righteous Gentiles, Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust

And the king will answer them, ‘Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me.’ Worship the Lord in the beauty of … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.16.14, The Righteous Gentiles

Valerie Scott was our worship leader this morning, while Clint listened by phone. — As regards election the Jews are beloved, for the sake of their ancestors; for the gifts and the calling of God are irrevocable. Let the words … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 4.10.14: Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Theologian and Martyr, 1945

What God has joined together, let no one separate. Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; you established the moon and the sun. You fixed all the boundaries of the earth; you made both summer and winter. … Continue reading

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