Sunday, November 11, 2018
Remembrance Sunday at Saint Thomas is kept with services at 8am and 9am, a Solemn Requiem at 11am, and a Choral Evensong at 4pm in memory of those who have given their lives in service of our country.
O God, the Maker and Redeemer of all believers: Grant to the faithful departed the unsearchable benefits of the passion of thy Son; that on the day of his appearing they may be manifested as thy children; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
9:00 am, High Altar
Sermon by Fr Turner.
9:45 am – 10:30 am, 2nd Floor, Parish House
10:00 am – 10:45 am, 5th Floor, Parish House
This course of study and lively discussion identifies seven major themes of transformation working through the Holy Scriptures. With the guidance of Father Matthew Moretz, each of these themes, or “stories,” will be explored as they make their way throughout the Bible to the radical conclusion in Jesus Christ.
11:00 am, High Altar
Sung by The Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys. Sermon by Fr Turner.
12:30 pm – 1:15 pm, Saint Thomas Church (meet in Narthex, just inside the Fifth Avenue entrance)
12:30 pm – 1:15 pm, 2nd Floor, Parish House
The 18-30s Ministry will gather after Coffee Hour in the Parish House for brunch and a Bible study.
4:00 pm, High Altar
In honor of those who have given their lives and those who have served in the Armed Forces of our Country and for the Ninety-Eighth Annual Flag Service for the Patriotic and Historical Societies. This service also commemorates the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War and will be attended by Members of the Patriotic Societies and the Mountbatten Institute. Sermon by Dr. Paul Beresford-Hill.