Category Archives: Family Life

Evening Prayer 3.25.17, Annunciation of Our Lord

But to all who received him, who believed in his name, he gave power to become children of God, who were born, not of blood or of the will of the flesh or of the will of man, but of … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.24.17, Oscar Romero, Archbishop, & the Martyrs of El Salvador, 1980

Ready for Streaming. Michael, Gwen & Anjel were our cantors at 7am today; click here. Deacon Susan gave an excellent reading of today’s Gospel lesson; go here. — For if we have been united with Jesus in a death like … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.20.17, St. Joseph, Guardian of Jesus

Therefore, O LORD, God of Israel, let your word be confirmed, which you promised to your servant David. We give thanks to the Father, who has made us worthy to share in the inheritance of the saints in light. Colossians … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.20.17, St. Joseph, Guardian of Christ, tr.

Two services, ready for streaming now. Our 7 a.m. service is complete and ready for you; click here. For more prayers at 9 a.m. Eastern Time, go here. — Mary’s husband Joseph, being a righteous man and unwilling to expose … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.15.17, Wednesday of Lent 2

Jesus answered them, “My Father is still working, and I also am working.” If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us, but if we confess our sins, God, who is faithful … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.15.17, Wednesday of Lent 2

Ready for streaming – two good webcasts Our early webcast is ready for you; click here. Heartfelt intercessions at 9 a.m.; go here. — There will be anguish and distress for everyone who does evil, the Jew first and also … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.11.17, Saturday of Lent 1; Ember Day

In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Thus says the … Continue reading

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