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Maundy Thursday (A,B,C) – 2015

April 2, 2015 Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14; Psalm 116:1, 10-17; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; John 13:1-17, 31b-35 The disciples are gathered in the upper room for supper. Passover was beginning soon, and there was much work to be done. The air was tense – the disciples had heard rumors about the authorities coming to arrest Jesus. They knew that any disruption during the Passover feast would not be tolerated. And so they ate: quietly, quickly … [Read More...]

Bulletin Insert

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Bulletin Insert: Easter Day (B)

April 5, 2015 [Scroll down or click here for ready-to-print PDFs.] It’s still dark when Mary ventures out to find the tomb. The graveyards around Jerusalem don’t have much greenery today. The earth is mostly rock and stone, and it is far from easy to make a place to secure a body. Jesus’ body was put in a cave-like space, with a stone … [Read More...]

Book Review

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Hospitality and healing

“The Way of Tea and Justice” (Jericho Books, 2014) by Becca Stevens is the story of dreaming a cafe into existence. In 1997, Stevens founded Magdalene, a residential community for women who have survived abuse, trafficking, prostitution, addiction and prison. Thistle Farms is an outgrowth of Magdalene, a social enterprise that offers employment to … [Read More...]

Episcopal Bookshelf

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‘Reclaiming Your Soul’

Daniel Schroeder’s “Reclaiming Your Soul: Wisdom from the Gospel of Luke” (BeneVentura, 2015) is a collection of reflections on the entire Gospel of St. Luke. It was initially written for monastics to enhance the Sunday gospel readings, but can be used by laypeople and clergy as well. As current guardian of a monastic Episcopal community, Schroeder … [Read More...]

Lent/Easter

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2 Easter (B) – 2015

April 12, 2015 Acts 4:32-35; Psalm 133; 1 John 1:1-2:2; John … [Read More...]

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Easter Day (B) – 2015

April 5, 2015 Acts 10:34-43 or Isaiah 25:6-9; Psalm 118:1-2, … [Read More...]

Operation Iraqi Freedom III (OIF III)

Easter Vigil (B) – 2015

April 4, 2015 Exodus 14:10-31, 15:20-21; Romans 6:3-11; Psalm … [Read More...]

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Good Friday (A,B,C) – 2015

April 3, 2015 Isaiah 52:13-53:12; Psalm 22; Hebrews … [Read More...]

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Maundy Thursday (A,B,C) – 2015

April 2, 2015 Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14; Psalm 116:1, … [Read More...]

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Palm Sunday (B) – 2015

March 29, 2015 Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians … [Read More...]

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Bible Study

Bible Study: 2 Easter (B)

April 12, 2015 Broderick Greer, Virginia Theological Seminary “Jesus said to them again, ‘Peace be with you. As … [Read More...]

Bible Study: Easter Day (B)

April 5, 2015 Jessie Gutgsell, Berkeley Divinity School at Yale “Jesus said to her, ‘Woman, why are you weeping? … [Read More...]

Bible Study: Palm Sunday (B)

March 29, 2015 Steven M. Balke, Jr., Virginia Theological Seminary “Pilate asked Jesus, ‘Are you the King of the … [Read More...]

Bible Study: 5 Lent (B)

March 22, 2015 Jason Poling, General Theological Seminary “Jesus answered them, ‘The hour has come for the Son of … [Read More...]

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