Category Archives: Lent

Morning Prayer 2.14.16, First Sunday in Lent

Then I turned to the Lord God, to seek an answer by prayer and supplication with fasting and sackcloth and ashes. To the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, because we have rebelled against him and have not obeyed … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.13.16, Absalom Jones, 1st Black Priest in the Episcopal Church, 1818

Jesus prayed, “I ask not only on behalf of these, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their word, that they may all be one.” I will arise and go to my father, and I … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.13.16, Absalom Jones, 1st African-American Priest, 1818

You Philippians indeed know that in the early days of the gospel, when I left Macedonia, no church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving, except you alone. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 2.12.16, Charles F. Andrews, Priest & Friend of the Poor in India, 1940

Lately we’ve begun adding another piece of music to our webcasts, something we don’t include here on our site, so that we can calm and center ourselves before we start to pray. Our Benedictus tonight, played by the 2 Cellos, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.12.16, Charles F. Andrews, Priest & Friend of the Poor in India, 1940

Our 7 a.m. was a little choppy on Adobe’s end – the Vicar lost his mic – but Clint was there to take over and the service continued just fine. To watch and listen, click here. At 9 a.m. Scotty … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.11.16, Fanny Crosby, Gospel Hymnwriter, 1915

Jesus looked up to heaven and said, “Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son so that the Son may glorify you, since you have given him authority over all people, to give eternal life to all whom you have … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.11.16, Fanny Crosby, Gospel Hymnwriter, 1915

For our 7 a.m. recording that’s a little more intimate, click here. Our 9 a.m. is available too with a larger congregation, go here. — Let those of us then who are mature be of the same mind; and if … Continue reading

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