Category Archives: Persecution

Evening Prayer 1.26.15, Conversion of St. Paul

Is not this the man who made havoc in Jerusalem among those who invoked this name? We give thanks to the Father, who has made us worthy to share in the inheritance of the saints in light. Colossians 1:12 INVITATORY … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.24.15, Ordination of Florence Li Tim-Oi, 1st Woman Anglican Priest, 1944

Go home to your friends, and tell them how much the Lord has done for you, and what mercy he has shown you. Jesus said, “I am the light of the world; whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.24.15, Ordination of Florence Li Tim-Oi, 1st Anglican Woman Priest, 1944

I have made, and I will bear; I will carry and will save. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and holy place and also with the one … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.21.15, Agnes, Martyr at Rome, 304

Let anyone with ears to hear listen! Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; you established the moon and the sun. You fixed all the boundaries of the earth; you made both summer and winter. Psalm 74:15-16 … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.20.15, Fabian, Bishop of Rome & Martyr, 250

Looking at those who sat around him, he said, “Here are my mother and my brothers! Whoever does the will of God is my brother and sister and mother.” Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.16.15, Richard M. Benson, Monastic, 1915 & Charles Gore, Bishop, 1932

We continue to enjoy listening to everyone read during our webcasts. You can enjoy them too – click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p8uczwh8is4/ The Gentiles have become fellow heirs, members of the same body, and sharers in the promise in Christ Jesus through … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.3.15, William Passavant, Champion of Deaconesses, 1894

I have other sheep that do not belong to this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. Behold, the dwelling of God is with humankind. He will dwell with them, and they shall be … Continue reading

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