Category Archives: Persecution

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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Morning Prayer 3.21.17, Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury & Martyr, 1556

Ready for playback now The lectors excelled at our early service today – to watch and listen, click here. The cantors were good at 9 a.m., so go here. __ Yet they did not obey or incline their ear, but, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.3.17, John & Charles Wesley, Priests, 1791, 1788

Ready for Streaming Now Our early service was technically perfect today; click here. A good spirit prevailed at 9 a.m.; to watch, go here. — For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all, training us to renounce … Continue reading

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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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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

Posted in Anti-Semitism, Christianity, Creation, Environment, Episcopal Church, Evangelism, Gender & Sexuality, Homelessness, Human Trafficking, Hunger, Jesus, Joy, Major Feast, Mission, music video, Persecution, Poverty, prayer, Racism, USA, Webcast | 2 Comments

Morning Prayer 2.23.17, Polycarp, Bishop & Martyr of Smyrna, 156

Ready to Grab & Go! Our early service is ready now; click here. We had great leadership from cantors, lectors & intercessors at the later service: go here. — For if there was glory in the ministry of condemnation, much … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.22.17, Eric Liddell, Missionary in China, 1945

I say to you that if you are angry with a brother or sister, you will be liable to judgment; and if you insult a brother or sister, you will be liable to the council; and if you say, ‘You … Continue reading

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