Archives March 31, 2011

Wise Words

Words from an ordination address delivered by Hensley Henson, Bishop of Durham, in 1936. Some of the ways of putting things may have dated, but I think the main point is worth considering, even today: Nearly fifty years have passed since I was myself ordained in Cuddesdon Parish Church on a lovely summer morning in 1887. […]

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Shrine Mary's Shrine

Mary, child of the Father’s giving Mary, Mother of all the living, Mary, gentlest of all human creatures Mary, wisest of all human teachers Pray for us Pray for us   Chorus Shrine, Mary’s Shrine Destination of faithful pilgrims Foretaste of heaven open wide your doors Shrine, Mary’s Shrine Holy House, England’s Nazareth Our Lady’s […]

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Vespers, Lent 1

Introduction   O God, come to my aid. O Lord, make haste to help me.   Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.   Office Hymn   O Trinity, most blessèd Light, […]

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Liturgy: Lent 1, Year A

  1st Sunday of Lent, 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 When he calls to me, […]

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Liturgy: Ordinary 9, Year A

Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 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   O look at me […]

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