Category Archives: Persecution

Morning Prayer 8.21.15, Friday in the 12th Week after Pentecost

Adobe maxed out the WiFi at our rural retreat center, so Clint did yeoman’s duty for us in Texas. Play back the recording here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p273h02pcqk/ — Paul said, “I am appealing to the emperor’s tribunal; this is where I should … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.19.15, Wednesday in the 12th Week after Pentecost

Clint officiated, we had 3 good cantors and a Franciscan visitor, and they all made for a good service. Play it back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p7ssfy65aum/ — “Since I wanted to know the charge for which they accused him, I had him … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.18.15, William P. DuBose, Priest & Theologian, 1915

When they realized that he had told this parable against them, they wanted to arrest him, but they feared the crowd. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.18.15, William Porcher DuBose, Priest, 1915

Several highlights today: Clint was back with us, sitting in the Squire’s Pew; our excellent cantors Alison & Gwen; and Amy, our retreat leader, joined us too. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p7eyrkg3gd8/ — They went to the chief priests and elders and … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 8.14.15, Jonathan M. Daniels, Seminarian & Civil Rights Martyr, 1965

Our congregation was 15 tonight, a good turnout; we gave Jonathan and all the civil rights martyrs a good shout-out, and everyone sang along to Peter, Paul & Mary. Play it back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p9f9ztj6r02/ — Many sternly ordered him to … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.14.15, Jonathan Myrick Daniels, Seminarian & Martyr, 1965

Debbie was our officiant today, Jerry did a mighty work reading a lesson full of Hebrew, and Clint gave the final dismissal with all our names. Thank you, Lord, for blessed Jonathan and faithful Ruby. Tune in: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p4sble61d0t/ — And … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.10.15, Laurence, Deacon & Martyr at Rome, 258

If any of you put a stumbling block before one of these little ones who believe in me, it would be better for you if a great millstone were hung around your neck and you were thrown into the sea. … Continue reading

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