Category Archives: Parish Life

Evening Prayer 11.26.15, Thanksgiving Day

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Give thanks to the Lord, and call upon his Name; make known his deeds among the peoples. Psalm … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.24.15, Last Tuesday before Advent

Gwen was our cantor today and did a very fine job with the 1st canticle. Pray with us here: __ Therefore prepare your minds for action; discipline yourselves; set all your hope on the grace that Jesus Christ will … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.22.15, Last Sunday Before Advent: Christ the King

Take the pound from him and give it to the one who has ten pounds. Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice. Psalm 141:2 INVITATORY AND … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.22.15, Last Sunday before Advent: Christ the King

When they cry to the Lord because of oppressors, he will send them a savior, and will defend and deliver them. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.19.15, Margaret of Hungary, Guardian of the Poor, 1231

Jesus called a child, whom he put among them, and said, “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.16.15, Margaret, Queen of Scotland, 1093

Three cantors today – Katrina, Gwen & Alison – and they all did very well. Watch, pray & listen here: — “They come against us in great insolence and lawlessness to destroy us and our wives and our children, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.11.15, Martin, Bishop of Tours, 397; USA: Veterans Day

This was a good day. Three cantors, including Gwen singing Ezekiel for the first time, good readers and our Navy medic with the prayer for veterans. Playback, click here: — Your merchants were the magnates of the earth, and … Continue reading

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