Category Archives: Persecution

Evening Prayer 11.24.15, Last Tuesday Before Advent

NOTE: This post was delayed due to a failure by our internet service provider. If you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.23.15, Clement, Bishop of Rome, c. 100

We had several first-time visitors today – thanks for trying us out! Pray with us here: — Multitudes, multitudes, in the valley of decision! I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.19.15, Margaret of Hungary, Guardian of the Poor, 1231

Jesus called a child, whom he put among them, and said, “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 11.13.15, Ordinary Friday

We prayed for Paris tonight, for all the victims of terrorism, no matter who causes it. Watch here: — On this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not prevail against it. VIDEO: An … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.13.15, 24th Ordinary Friday

Congregation of 25 today and some fine chanting. Watch it here: — Then I saw heaven opened, and there was a white horse! The Lord is in the holy temple; let all the earth keep silence. Habakkuk 2:20 CONFESSION … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.12.15, Charles Simeon, Evangelical Priest, 1836

The Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test Jesus they asked him to show them a sign from heaven. Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; you established the moon and the sun. You fixed all the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.8.15, 24th Sunday after Pentecost

When you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind. And you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I … Continue reading

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