Category Archives: Persecution

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 12.3.14, Francis Xavier, Missionary to the Far East, 1552

We missed Clint, our worship leader, today, but somehow we muddled through. To play back our webcast, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p23wi8rye0w/ When you received the word of God that you heard from us, you accepted it not as a human word … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.2.14, Channing Moore Williams, Missionary Bishop in China & Japan, 1910

I will send my beloved son; perhaps they will respect him. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make speed to save us. O Lord, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.22.14, Cecilia, Martyr at Rome, c. 230

I will send you the prophet Elijah before the great and terrible day of the LORD comes. The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the Father … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 11.21.14, William Byrd, John Merbecke & Thomas Tallis, Composers, 1623, 1585, 1585

We had a good turnout this evening, and two members of our Cantors’ Guild chanted the versicles and responses. To view the recording, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p3s5v32qsmz/ And yet, when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on earth? … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.13.14, Thursday of Proper 27

That’s why we’re sponsoring a Daily Office site in Spanish starting on November 30. Will you help us with a donation of $10 or more? Click here. Contributions are tax-deductible; we e-mail receipts in January. Thank you. The father said … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.7.14, Willibrord, Archbishop of Utrecht & Missionary to Frisia, 937

Your contributions have already paid for the following. • A year’s worth of webcasting and training • Our new Spanish-language site (coming Advent 1) • 2 GoPro video cameras • Dedicated URLs that we control • Storage and feature upgrades … Continue reading

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