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Sunday, November 24 was the Sunday next before Advent, that is the last Sunday in Trinity before beginning the new liturgical year in Advent. Altar and vestment colors are still green, but for the harvest season Rita, the head of ...

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Sunday, November 17 was the twenty-fifth sermon on the Epistle for the day, Ist John 3:1, “Behold what manner of love the father hath bestowed on us, that we should be called the sons of God.” In this letter St. ...

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Sunday, October 27 was the twenty-second Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the gospel for the day, St. Matthew 17:21, on the theme of forgiveness, in which Peter asks Jesus how many times he must forgive sins ...

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Sunday, Nov. 3 was the Twenty-third Sunday after Trinity.  It was also the Sunday after All-Saints Day (Nov. 1) at which time we remember those who have passed on to the spirit life  and the altar and vestment colors were white, ...

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Sunday, October 20 was the Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Epistle for the day, Ephesians 6:10, ” Put on the whole armor of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of ...

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Sunday, October 13 was the twentieth Sunday after Trinity. Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Epistle for the day, Ephesians 5:15, “See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise reclaiming the time, because the days ...

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Sunday, October 6 was the Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity.  Altar and vestment colors were back to green after red for the diocese convention and white for St. Michael and all Angels.  Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Gospel for ...

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Last weeks news – Sunday, September 15 was the sixteenth Sunday after Trinity. Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Epistle for the day, Ephesians 3:13, ” I desire that ye faint not at my tribulations for you.” In this ...

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Sunday, September 15 was the sixteenth Sunday after Trinity. Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Epistle for the day, Ephesians 3:13, ” I desire that ye faint not at my tribulations for you.” In this passage St. Paul discusses ...

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Sunday, September 8 was the Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Gospel for the day, St. Matthew 6:24, “no man can serve two masters…Ye cannot serve God and mammon.”   This is said to be the ...

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