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Holy Cross, Pittsburgh, PA Diocese of Pittsburgh

October 24, 2012

[…]      Nobody knows the trouble I’ve seen            Glory hallelujah! Book of Common Prayer p 517 Ibid. pp 302-303 Ibid. p 518 Ibid. p 308 Church of the […]

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Two Celebrations, Epiphany 1 (C) – 2001

January 07, 2001

[…] unto you; the depths shudder at your presence; the springs of water serve you. The Book of Common Prayer, in its liturgies for the Epiphany and for many other occasions as well, uses […]

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Our Global Family, Last Sunday in Epiphany – 2015

February 15, 2015

[…] the worldwide Anglican Communion is that we also know that we are connected by the Book of Common Prayer, in which, although it has been culturally adapted and written in many languages, our […]

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One Way to Approach…, Proper 26 (A) – 2008

November 02, 2008

[…] his disciples, to help them to practice what they will preach. Kathleen Norris, in her book, The Cloister Walk, writes of the congruence between monastic practice and the discipline of […]

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What Does Our Culture…, Proper 10 (B) – 2009

July 12, 2009

[…] two very different times, dancing two very different dances. In our reading from the Second Book of Samuel, David has brought to his city the Ark of the Covenant, the […]

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A Year in the Life: Sundays with Marilee

May 18, 2021

[…] about God–which is that God is Love–now asks me questions about the Bible and the Book of Common Prayer. My mom, who has for many years cultivated a daily meditation practice, is discovering […]

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A Pastoral Letter on Israeli Palestinian Peace

October 3, 2011

[…] in her, And the Most High himself shall sustain her.” — Psalm 87 (page 711, Book of Common Prayer) My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, The events of recent weeks have drawn […]

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March 3: World Mission Sunday

February 18, 2019

[…] impact of the Baptismal Covenant’s call to “seek and serve Christ in all persons” ( Book of Common Prayer, p. 305). It is also an opportunity to raise awareness of the many ways […]

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Global Mission Digital Toolkit

June 15, 2021

[…] is “to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ” ( Book of Common Prayer, p 855) in a global context and offers resources to help Episcopalians live into […]

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Brief Dictionary of Terms

October 12, 2011

[…] assist the bishop of a diocese but without the right of succession to the office. BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: The title of the book of worship of the Episcopal Church. The Book of […]

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QUARTERLY ASIAMERICA MISSIONER UPDATE

February 8, 2019

[…] a cadre of mentors (disciplers) who will prepare at least two mentees. We have a booklet detailing its plan, an electronic copy can also be sent. To summarize: Our goal […]

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St. Paul's, Alexandria 200th anniversary dinner

December 16, 2008

[…] of several St. Paul’s ladies, including one who is said to have dropped her Prayer Book down from the gallery onto the head of an offending officer. I wonder whose […]

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Bible Study: Christ the King (B) – 2015

November 22, 2015

[…] written by an historical person to first-century communities of Christ-followers. Scholars disagree about whether the book of Revelation was composed before the destruction of the Temple in 70 CE near […]

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