Category Archives: Parish Life

Morning Prayer 8.30.15, Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Solomon prayed, “But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Even heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain you, much less this house that I have built!” Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.27.15, Thomas Gallaudet & Henry Winter Syle, Priests to the Deaf Community

While they were eating, he took a loaf of bread, and after blessing it he broke it, gave it to them, and said, “Take; this is my body.” Then he took a cup, and after giving thanks he gave it … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.27.15, Thomas Gallaudet, Priest to the Deaf, & Henry W. Syle, 1st Deaf Priest

Clint is still suffering today so Josh filled in for him, but we seemed to enjoy the ASL videos. Watch our webcast here: — All Israel heard of the judgment that the king had rendered; and they stood in … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.18.15, William Porcher DuBose, Priest, 1915

Several highlights today: Clint was back with us, sitting in the Squire’s Pew; our excellent cantors Alison & Gwen; and Amy, our retreat leader, joined us too. Click here: — They went to the chief priests and elders and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.16.15, Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 15

(Today begins the second half of Ordinary Time, when our site traditionally switches to the authorized canticles in Enriching Our Worship. The Prayer Book canticles will return on Advent 1.) Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.10.15, Laurence, Deacon & Martyr at Rome, 258

If any of you put a stumbling block before one of these little ones who believe in me, it would be better for you if a great millstone were hung around your neck and you were thrown into the sea. … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.9.15, Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 14

Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. And our … Continue reading

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