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Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to preach at wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to preach at wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

[Anglican Communion News Service] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry will preach at next weekend’s wedding of Prince Henry of Wales – more informally referred to as Prince Harry – and the U.S. actress Meghan Markle, Kensington Palace announced May 12. Prince Harry, the grandson of Queen Elizabeth and sixth in line to the throne, will marry Markle at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle next Saturday, May 19 in a service conducted by the Dean of Windsor, David Conner. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby will officiate. The invitation from the couple to Curry to preach at the service is...

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The Season of Pentecost

Posted by on Sep 6, 2015 in News | 0 comments

The Season of Pentecost

The Day of Pentecost Today we mark Pentecost, the coming of the Holy Spirit among the apostles and followers of Jesus. Celebrated 50 days after Easter (including the day of Easter itself), the name of the holiday comes from the Greek Pentēkostē, which literally means “the 50th day.” The events of the day are foretold by Jesus in the first chapter of the Acts of the Apostles, just before his Ascension. While his followers were with the risen Christ, he tells them, “John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from...

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Pray Along with Our Community or Submit Your Own Prayer Request

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Pray Along with Our Community or Submit Your Own Prayer Request

“And let them first pray together, that so they may associate in peace.” ― Benedict of Nursia, The Rule of Saint Benedict Click on the prayer request link …       A Prayer of St Benedict (480-547) Gracious and holy Father, please give me: intellect to understand you; reason to discern you; diligence to seek you; wisdom to find you; a spirit to know you; a heart to meditate upon you; ears to hear you; eyes to see you; a tongue to proclaim you; a way of life pleasing to you; patience to wait for you; and perseverance...

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My Journey Into The Episcopal Community

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in News | 0 comments

My Journey Into The Episcopal Community

During the General Convention of 2012 I read an article about The Episcopal Community and how they provided a garden like area for prayer and reflection. It was my introduction to the work that the Community was doing in the world. I Googled and read and reflected and then applied. I felt it was what God was calling me to do. I was already a Daughter of the King and the Community brought full circle the vows I had already taken of prayer and service. The Community was calling me to live out my Baptismal Vows in a way...

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