Category Archives: South Sudan

Evening Prayer 7.27.14, Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Proper 12

The sabbath was made for humankind, and not humankind for the sabbath; so the Son of Man is lord even of the sabbath. 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 7.21.14, Albert John Luthuli, Prophetic Witness in South Africa, 1967

— The one who loves another has fulfilled the law. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. And our mouth shall proclaim your praise. … Continue reading

Posted in Apartheid, Christianity, Civil Rights, Hunger, Jesus, Justice, Lay Ministry, Mission, music video, Peace, Poverty, prayer, Racism, South Africa, South Sudan, Webcast

Morning Prayer 6.25.14, James Weldon Johnson, Poet, 1938

Scotty chanted the Benedictus for us this morning. — Aaron put on the incense, and made atonement for the people. He stood between the dead and the living; and the plague was stopped. Let the words of my mouth and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 5.18.14, Fifth Sunday of Easter; Day of Prayer for South Sudan

There were many widows in Israel in the time of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, and there was a severe famine over all the land; yet Elijah was sent to none of them … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 5.18.14, Fifth Sunday of Easter; Day of Prayer for South Sudan

Pursue peace with everyone, and the holiness without which no one will see the Lord. Alleluia! Christ is risen. The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia! INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. And our mouth shall proclaim your praise. Glory … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 5.17.14, Thurgood Marshall, Legal Architect of the Civil Rights Movement, 1993

I say to you, Do not resist an evildoer. But if anyone strikes you on the right cheek, turn the other also. You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be my witnesses … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 5.16.14, The Martyrs of Sudan

I say to you that anyone who divorces his wife, except on the ground of unchastity, causes her to commit adultery; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery. VIDEO: Song of the Martyrs – Suzy Wills Alleluia! Christ is … Continue reading

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