Category Archives: Mission

Evening Prayer 12.20.14, Saturday of Advent 3; Ember Day

John said to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?” In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight in the … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.20.14, Saturday of Advent 3; Ember Day

In a very little while my indignation will come to an end, and my anger will be directed to Assyria’s destruction. Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.19.14, Lillian Trasher, Missionary in Egypt, 1961

We also prayed together live this morning, and you can listen to our webcast now. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p8n9rt3axgz/ Against a godless nation I send him, and against the people of my wrath I command him. The hour is coming, and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.18.14, Thursday of Advent 3

We had a good time praying together this morning and the Cantors’ Guild sang well. Come and see! Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p7vmf37kjzy/ Ah, you who make iniquitous decrees, who write oppressive statutes, to turn aside the needy from justice and to … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.17.14, William Lloyd Garrison & Maria Stewart, Prophetic Witnesses, 1879; Ember Day

“I have baptized you with water; but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.” In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Isaiah 40:3 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.17.14, William Lloyd Garrison & Maria Stewart, Prophetic Witnesses, 1879; Ember Day

Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p62eemzb37a/ But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.16.14, Ralph Adams Cram & Richard Upjohn, Architects; John LaFarge, Artist

Today’s video is now available for playback. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p4e51parysa/ His authority shall grow continually, and there shall be endless peace for the throne of David and his kingdom. In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight … Continue reading

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