Category Archives: Peace

Morning Prayer 7.30.15, William Wilberforce & Anthony Ashley Cooper, Prophetic Witnesses

Our webcast went well, though today’s lesson from 2nd Samuel did not win the popular vote. Play it back here: — Believe on the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household. Send out your light … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.29.15, Mary, Martha & Lazarus of Bethany, Friends of Jesus

People at once recognized him, and rushed about that whole region and began to bring the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was.   Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.28.15, J.S. Bach, G.F. Handel & H. Purcell, Composers

Jerry and Martha read the psalms today; they always seem to calm and center us. Play back our recording here: — Abner said to David, “Let me go and rally all Israel to my lord the king, in order … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.27.15, William Reed Huntington, Priest, 1909

John had been telling Herod, “It is not lawful for you to have your brother’s wife.” 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 … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.26.15, Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 12

Lord, when was it that we saw you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or naked or sick or in prison, and did not take care of you? Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.26.15, Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 12

Rejoice in hope, be patient in suffering, persevere in prayer. Contribute to the needs of the saints; extend hospitality to strangers. 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 7.25.15, St. James the Apostle

They will hand you over to councils and flog you in their synagogues; and you will be dragged before governors and kings because of me. Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the … Continue reading

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