October 28, 2021Ordinary Time Today’s Readings: Deuteronomy 32:1-4 Psalm 119:89-96 Ephesians 2:13-22 John 15:17-27 Meet the Saints Invitatory [Alleluia.] The Lord is glorious in his saints: Come, let us adore him. [Alleluia.] The Collect O God, we thank you for the glorious company of the apostles, and especially on this day for Simon and Jude;Continue reading “Feast of Sts. Simon & Jude”
“Husband and wife belong to each other as martyrs, they belong to God as royalty, and they are called to treat each other accordingly.”
“Awake, O sleeper, and arise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you.”
Put off your old self… and to put on the new self, created after the likeness of God in true righteousness and holiness.
May 13, 2021Eastertide Today’s Readings: Acts 1:1-11 ; Psalm 47 ; Ephesians 1:15-23 ; Luke 24:44-53 Invitatory Alleluia. The Lord Christ hath ascended up into heaven. * O come let us worship Him Alleluia. The Collect O Almighty God, whose blessed Son our Savior Jesus Christ ascended far above all heavens that he might fillContinue reading “The Ascension of our Lord Christ”
The apocalyptic texts are offered to Christians in every generation to encourage them in their struggles against sin, the principalities and powers of darkness in this world, and the fear of death…
When I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow is seen in the clouds, I will remember my covenant that is between me and you and every living creature of all flesh. And the waters shall never again become a flood to destroy all flesh.
Listen carefully to the sufferer and learn to share the pain.
January 2, 2021Christmastide Color: Gold Today’s Readings: Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14; Ephesians 3:1-12; Matthew 2:1-12; Reflection: An affirmation of universal salvation The Evocation Alleluia. All they from Sheba shall come. Alleluia. They shall bring gold and incense, and they shall shew forth the praises of the Lord. O worship the Lord in the beauty ofContinue reading “The Epiphany of Our Lord”
December 14, 2020Third Week of Advent Today’s Readings: Psalm 125; 1 Kings 18:1-19; Ephesians 6:10-20 The Invitatory The Lord is now near, O come, let us adore Him! Come let us praise the Lord with joy: let us joyfully sing to God our Saviour. Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving; and make aContinue reading “December 14 Devotional (2020)”