Category Archives: Justice

Morning Prayer 7.2.15, Walter Rauschenbusch, Washington Gladden & Jacob Riis, Prophetic Witnesses

Today’s service went smoothly, except for the dolphin who jumped into the boat off the California coast… Play us back! Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p9hejci5zv7/ — Then the Spirit said to Philip, “Go over to this chariot and join it.” Send out … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.1.15, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Author of “Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” 1896

They began to accuse him, saying, “We found this man perverting our nation, forbidding us to pay taxes to the emperor, and saying that he himself is the Messiah, a king.” Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.1.15, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Writer & Prophetic Witness, 1896

Today: Sr. Hilary-Grace in her Cantors’ Guild debut! She sang the Venite in a lovely soprano, you’ve got to hear this! For playback click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/wednesday71/ — After Peter and John had testified and spoken the word of the Lord, … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.30.15, Tuesday in Week 5 of Ordinary Time

Now the men who were holding Jesus began to mock him and beat him; they also blindfolded him and kept asking him, “Prophesy! Who is it that struck you?” Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from … Continue reading

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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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