Category Archives: Presbyterians

Morning Prayer 12.30.15, Frances Joseph Gaudet, Educator & Prison Reformer, 1934

Fine chanting today (Robin & Gwen), and great joy at the birth of Martha’s granddaughter Cosette Malia Abbott. Thank you, Lord! Watch our 9 a.m. service: click here. — I will help you walk in my laws * and cherish … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.8.15, Richard Baxter, Pastor & Writer, 1691

You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.26.15, Thanksgiving Day

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Give thanks to the Lord, and call upon his Name; make known his deeds among the peoples. Psalm … 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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Morning Prayer 11.11.15, Martin, Bishop of Tours, 397; USA: Veterans Day

This was a good day. Three cantors, including Gwen singing Ezekiel for the first time, good readers and our Navy medic with the prayer for veterans. Playback, click here: — Your merchants were the magnates of the earth, and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.1.15, All Saints’ Day; Installation of the 27th Presiding Bishop

The Rt. Rev. Michael B. Curry will be installed today at Noon Eastern Standard Time at Washington National Cathedral as the 27th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church. Click here for the live webcast – scroll down a little for … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 10.26.15, Alfred the Great, King of the West Saxons, 899

Good recording today; small crowd. Maybe it’s a little easier to concentrate with a small group… Our recording is here: — I was in the spirit on the Lord’s day, and I heard behind me a loud voice like … Continue reading

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