announcements for friday, september 11, 2015

Announcements: Sunday, September 13th:  Please welcome Fr. John Thorpe, our guest celebrant and preacher. Tuesday, September 15th and Thursday, September 17th:  Fr. David Miller will be celebrating the Noon Prayer and Low Mass. Fr. Will will be out of the country from Sept. 2 through Sept. 19. The Tuesday / Thursday noon masses will be celebrated by Fr. […]

Announcements for friday, september 4, 2015

Announcements: Sunday, September 6th:  Please welcome Fr. David Miller, our guest celebrant and preacher. It being the first Sunday of the month, all undesignated offerings go to the Rector’s Discretionary Fund – for the relief of those in need and other such pious purposes. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. Fr. Will will be out of […]

holy cross sermon for the thirteenth sunday after pentecost, august 23, 2015

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Today we conclude our several-week lectionary excursus on the great Bread of Heaven discourse in St. John’s Gospel. We have seen that in order to have eternal life, we must come to Christ in faith, love, and humility, and […]

holy cross sermon for the twelfth sunday after pentecost, august 16, 2015

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Today’s Gospel continues the Lord’s teaching from Saint John’s Gospel, which we have encountered over the past several weeks, about the Bread of Heaven, the food which endures to eternal life, which Jesus says is his flesh. The words […]

holy cross sermon for the eleventh sunday after pentecost, august 9, 2015

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. In today’s Gospel reading, Jesus further develops the teaching which we heard last week: that we must not labor for food that perishes – that is to say, we must not seek after things in this world which will […]

holy cross sermon for the tenth sunday after pentecost, august 2, 2015

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Jesus said, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you seek me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate your fill of the loaves. Do not labor for the food which perishes, but for the food which endures […]

announcements for friday, july 31, 2015

Announcements: There will be no mass Tuesday, August 4. Father has an SSC chapter meeting that day. The next vestry meeting will be Sunday, August 9, after mass. Join the summer reading group Monday evenings at 7:30 in the parish hall. We will be reading Dante’s “Divine Comedy.” All are welcome. Thank you for the […]

holy cross sermon for the ninth sunday after pentecost, july 26, 2015

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen.  In today’s gospel lesson, we find the disciples weary from ministry. We know from the version of this story in Mark’s gospel that they had come back to the Lord from their mission among the people, and they had […]

holy cross sermon for the eighth sunday after pentecost, july 19, 2015

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Two weeks ago, before I fled the state, I spoke in a critical register about the decision of the Supreme Court purporting to broaden the definition of marriage to include same sex relationships, and the official revision of the […]

holy cross announcements for friday, july 17, 2015

Announcements: Join the summer reading group Monday evenings at 7:30 in the parish hall. We will be reading Dante’s “Divine Comedy.” Copies are available at local bookstores or online. Dorothy Sayers’ translation is recommended. Food and beverage will be provided. All are welcome. Hagiographies: July 22:  Mary Magdalene This St. Mary was one of the close disciples of the Lord. […]

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