Category Archives: Parish Life

Evening Prayer 12.22.14, St. Thomas the Apostle, tr.

Jesus said, “If you know me, you will know my Father also. From now on you do know him and have seen him.” Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.18.14, Thursday of Advent 3

His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing floor and will gather his wheat into the granary; but the chaff he will burn with unquenchable fire. Watch, for you do not know when the master … 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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Morning Prayer 12.12.14, Friday of Advent 2 [Our Lady of Guadalupe]

We include extemporaneous prayers of the people in our live service, and they’re one of the ways we get to know each other pretty well. Tune in and be part of the experience too. To view this morning’s webcast, click … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.11.14, Thursday in the 2nd Week of Advent

We welcomed three new people this morning. Our webcast is available for playback now. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p1rhvjoicvj/ If you do not stand firm in faith, you shall not stand at all. The glory of the Lord shall be revealed, and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.9.14, Tuesday in the Second Week of Advent

Latest Donors to Our 2015 Budget Campaign: Pat Vercruyssen Sara Thorne The Rev. Evan Ardley Sara Harrison Kathy Copas Robert H. Hern The Rt. Rev. Catherine M. Waynick Sarah Ball-Damberg David Orourke In honor of The Rev. Mary Bea Sullivan … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.6.14, Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, the Children’s Friend

But before all this occurs, they will arrest you and persecute you; they will hand you over to synagogues and prisons, and you will be brought before kings and governors because of my name. If I say, “Surely the darkness … Continue reading

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