Category Archives: Joy

Morning Prayer 2.25.17, John Roberts, Priest, 1949

Even though our outer nature is wasting away, our inner nature is being renewed day by day. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and holy place and … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 2.24.17, St. Matthias the Apostle

Listen to this webcast and see if you don’t think there’s something spiritual going on. I do; I hear it in the sound of people’s voices. Click here. — In all this I have given you an example that by … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.24.17, St. Matthias the Apostle

Cued Up & Ready to Play Our early service is available now; click here. Lisa joined our Cantors’ Guild today at 9 a.m. and led the Lord’s Prayer; go here. — The LORD said, “Rise and anoint him; for this … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.23.17, St. Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna & Martyr, 156

If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away; it is better for you to lose one of your members than for your whole body to be thrown into hell. I will bless the … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.22.17, Eric Liddell, Missionary to China, 1945

Ready for streaming now! Our 7 a.m. service was quite wonderful this morning, though nothing in particular happened – just good readings, chants, prayers and fellowship in the Lord, the kind of thing we do everyday. To watch and be … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.19.17, Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany

I have other sheep that do not belong to this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. So there will be one flock, one shepherd. Let my prayer be set forth in your sight … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.18.17, Martin Luther, Theologian, 1546

Jesus said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets! They devour … Continue reading

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