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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
8:00 am Chantry Chapel

SAINT JAMES

Today we remember Saint James (the Greater), the brother of John, who along with John and Peter, appeared to be set apart from the other disciples quite frequently. For example, it was Peter, James and John with the Lord at his Transfiguration.

James is "the Greater" to contrast him with the other one of the twelve also named James. James (the Lesser) is commemorated with Saint Philip in May.

►In 2010, when the Feast of Saint James fell on a Sunday, Fr Austin preached a sermon entitled How to Get Close to Jesus.

Collect:

O gracious God, we remember before thee this day thy servant and apostle James, first among the Twelve to suffer martyrdom for the Name of Jesus Christ; and we pray that thou wilt pour out upon the leaders of thy Church that spirit of self-denying service by which alone they may have true authority among thy people; through the same Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Morning Prayer is in the Chantry Chapel

Celebrant: Fr Daniels

Morning Prayer


Psalm: 119:145-168

Lesson: Jeremiah 11:18-23

Holy Eucharist


Rite: Rite I

Lesson: Acts 15:12-22a

Gospel: Matthews 13:54-58


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