Category Archives: South Sudan

Video Evensong 1.15.16, Friday of Epiphany 1

We had a smooth webcast tonight. To watch and enjoy, click here. — “Everyone serves the good wine first, and then the inferior wine after the guests have become drunk. But you have kept the good wine until now.”   … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.9.16, Julia Chester Emery, Founder of United Thank Offering, 1922

You judge by human standards; I judge no one. From the rising of the sun to its setting my Name shall be great among the nations, and in every place incense shall be offered to my Name, and a pure … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.2.16, Vedanayagam Samuel Azariah, 1st Indigenous Bishop in India, 1945

Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, said to him, “There is a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish. But what are they among so many people?” Behold, the dwelling of God is with humankind. He will dwell with … Continue reading

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We’re Halfway Home, But We Still Need Your Help

Dear Members of Your Online Chapel of Ease™, It takes money to make all this work. The Daily Office became an official ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis on January 1. This is great news, but it has been … Continue reading

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Our Button Is Fixed. Now We Need You to Push It.

UPDATE, 12:25 p.m. Eastern Time: Now the dang button is working sporadically – on again, off again. Sorry for the frustration. The weekend before we planned to launch our 2016 fundraising drive on All Saints’ Day, our Donate button stopped … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 10.3.15, John Raleigh Mott, Evangelist & Ecumenist, 1955

And they went and woke him up, saying, “Lord, save us! We are perishing!” Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the morning, and darkens the day into night; who calls for the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.29.15, Mary, Martha & Lazarus of Bethany, Friends of Jesus

People at once recognized him, and rushed about that whole region and began to bring the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was.   Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before … Continue reading

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