Category Archives: Persecution

Morning Prayer 5.22.15, Friday in the 7th Week of Easter

Gwen chanted the Pascha Nostrum for us for the last time this Easter season. And Maria chanted too. This morning’s webcast is here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p168ae2z4xg/ — I will put my laws in their minds, and write them on their hearts, and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 5.20.15, Alcuin, Guardian of Knowledge in a Dark Time, 804

Many prophets and kings desired to see what you see, but did not see it, and to hear what you hear, but did not hear it. Alleluia! Christ is risen. The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia! INVITATORY AND PSALTER O … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 5.16.15, The Martyrs of Sudan

The house of Israel will not listen to you, for they are not willing to listen to me. You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 5.7.15, Harriet Starr Cannon, Religious, 1896

The Rev. Debbie Graham was our Officiant this morning, and the Rev. David Denis gave the final blessing. For playback, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p6j285rx1iu/ Why do you pass judgment on your brother or sister? On this day the Lord has acted; … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 5.6.15, Wednesday in 5 Easter

Jesus said, “No one after lighting a lamp hides it under a jar, or puts it under a bed, but puts it on a lampstand, so that those who enter may see the light.” Alleluia! Christ is risen. The Lord … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 5.6.15, Wednesday in the 5th Week of Easter

Our cantors were in good voice today, Alison & Scotty. Play back this recording here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p5bgmpe366k/ Love does no wrong to a neighbor. You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be my … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 5.1.15, St. Philip & St. James, Apostles

Today’s service lasted 33 minutes. We’re trying to get it down to 30 per day. To play back the recording, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p79nai333wz/ You will see heaven opened and the angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of … Continue reading

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