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holy cross sermon for the twelfth sunday after pentecost, august 7, 2016

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. “Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.” So says Jesus in the opening of today’s … Continue reading

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holy cross announcements for friday, april 29, 2016

Announcements: The Rector’s Study Group meets at 9:30 Sunday mornings. All are welcome. If you have not been confirmed, attendance through the end of May will count as preparation. The next vestry meeting will be on the day of Pentecost … Continue reading

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annnouncements for friday, march 18, 2016

FROM THE RECTOR: Dear Friends, Holy Week begins this Sunday with the Liturgy of the Palms. The great “Three Days” – Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and HolySaturday / Easter – are in truth the apex and center of the Christian … Continue reading

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holy cross sermon for the fifth sunday in lent, march 13, 2016

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. In today’s Gospel we hear the story of one of the Lord’s women disciples (traditionally identified as Mary Magdalene) anointing his feet with “costly … Continue reading

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holy cross sermon for the fourth sunday in lent, march 6, 2016

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Today we heard the parable of the prodigal son. There is a standard interpretation of this story – the verses just before the parable … Continue reading

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holy cross announcements for friday, march 4, 2016

Announcements: Our Lenten program continues this Thursday (March 10) with a discussion of what it means to speak of God as the “Holy Trinity.” We begin at 7:00 with Stations of the Cross and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. A … Continue reading

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holy cross sermon for the third sunday in lent, february 28, 2016

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. There were some present at that very time who told him of the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. And he … Continue reading

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