Category Archives: Holocaust

Evening Prayer 11.12.15, Charles Simeon, Evangelical Priest, 1836

The Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test Jesus they asked him to show them a sign from heaven. Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; you established the moon and the sun. You fixed all the … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 11.6.15, William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1944

The first video on our webcast, which is not included below, seemed a little jarring to me, but maybe it all made sense by the end. We enjoyed being together. Click here: — And all ate and were filled; … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.3.15, Richard Hooker, Priest & Theologian, 1600

Jesus said, “The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.” Grace to you and peace from … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 10.17.15, Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop & Martyr, c. 115

From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven has suffered violence, and the violent take it by force. Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the morning, and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 30.9.15, St. Jerome, Translator of the Vulgate Bible, 420

Jesus said, “Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the road is easy that leads to destruction, and there are many who take it.” Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 9.23.15, Wednesday in the 17th Ordinary Week

But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be children of your Father in heaven. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.21.15, Friday in the 12th Week after Pentecost

Adobe maxed out the WiFi at our rural retreat center, so Clint did yeoman’s duty for us in Texas. Play back the recording here: — Paul said, “I am appealing to the emperor’s tribunal; this is where I should … Continue reading

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