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A Message from the Presiding Bishop Michael Curry – World Refugee Day, June 20, 2017

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

A Message from the Presiding Bishop Michael Curry – World Refugee Day, June 20, 2017

Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry 2017 World Refugee Day Message In the late 1930s, as the world was on the verge of being plunged into an apocalyptic Second World War, Episcopalians and the Episcopal Church gathered together and began work to resettle those who were refugees fleeing terror in Europe, helping to resettle families, helping to resettle young people, helping to resettle people in this country in safety and security. Since the 1930s, Episcopalians have been involved in the work of resettling families and people who are refugees, some 80,000. At that time, in the 1930s there was a...

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Pentecost – Ordinary Time

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Pentecost – Ordinary Time

PENTECOST LECTIONARY – ORDINARY TIME Pentecost 15 Monday Morning Meditation Matthew 18:21-35 Proper 19 Continuing with making things right for yourself and the community, Jesus tells Peter today to forgive “seventy-seven” times. Wow. As humans it is hard to forgive certain things that happen to us, especially if someone has hurt us on purpose. Jesus then goes on to talk about the “kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with his slaves.” Ouch; this is a totally different view of heaven that he has spoken of. Where do we go from here?...

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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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