Archives December 26, 2010

Liturgy: Christmas Day

  Christmas Day, Year A   In the name of the +Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen   Grace, mercy and peace from God Our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ, and the Holy Spirit be with you all and also with you   A child is born for us, […]

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Put the Mass back into Christmas

Three Masses today: the last Mass of Advent, Vigil Mass at 7pm for those who are too frail to make Midnight or have small children and the full-on incense laden Mass of Midnight. There is also the massively popular Christingle service at 4pm today – the first evensong of Christmas and for many in this […]

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Isaiah 9: the writing on the wall

An installation for Midnight Mass, 2010 at S. Thomas the Apostle, Elson: a number of projectors will silently (and slightly out of sync) project a loop of these words from the Prophet Isaiah onto the walls of the Church during the offering of the Mass to accompany the proclamation of the birth of Jesus. This […]

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