Category Archives: South Sudan

Evening Prayer 11.20.14, King Edmund of East Anglia, Martyr, 870

There will be two women grinding meal together; one will be taken and the other left. I will bless the Lord who gives me counsel; my heart teaches me, night after night. I have set the Lord always before me; … Continue reading

Posted in Addiction, Christianity, Creation, Evangelism, Jesus, Martyrs, Mental Health, prayer, Roman Catholic Church, South Sudan, UK, USA

Evening Prayer 11.8.14, Saturday of Proper 26, Ordinary Time

All who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted. If I say, “Surely the darkness will cover me, and the light around me turn to night,” darkness is not dark to you, O Lord; … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Jesus, Joy, Peace, prayer, South Sudan, UK

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

Posted in Calamity, Christianity, Jesus, Mission, prayer, South Sudan, USA

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

Posted in Calamity, Christianity, Creation, Dominican Republic, Episcopal Church, Gender & Sexuality, Jesus, Marriage, Mission, Persecution, prayer, South Sudan, Sudan, USA, Webcast

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

Posted in Calamity, Children, Christianity, Easter, Emergency, Episcopal Church, Homelessness, Hunger, Jesus, Mission, Peace, Poverty, prayer, Road Trip '14, South Sudan

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

Posted in Calamity, Children, Christianity, Easter, Emergency, Episcopal Church, Hunger, Jesus, Mission, Parish Life, Poverty, prayer, Refugees, South Sudan