The Fourth Sunday in Lent, March 15, 2015

Our Collect this Sunday is:  “Gracious Father, whose blessed Son Jesus Christ came down from heaven to be the true bread which gives life to the world: Evermore give us this bread, that He may live in us, and we in Him; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now […]

Second Sunday in Lent, Mar 1, 2015

The opening Collect reads:  “O God, whose glory it is always to have mercy: Be gracious to all who have gone astray from your ways, and bring them again with penitent hearts and steadfast faith to embrace and hold fast the unchangeable truth of your Word, Jesus Christ your Son; who with you and the […]

Lent, Baptism, and Conversion!

Introduction Most Christians would not connect the season of Lent with Baptism. But actually baptismal theology is at the heart of the season of Lent. In fact our Prayer Book lectionary of Sunday and weekday scripture readings and prayers during Lent are composed to renew our understanding of this important season of the Church year […]

The Book of Common Prayer App

Having grown up in the Episcopal Church, I’ve been using The Book of Common Prayer for quite a number of years, having first started with the 1928 BCP.  I’m also someone who enjoys working with and using the latest in electronic devices so now that I’m fully engaged in iPhones and iPads, I thought it […]