Archives July 10, 2018

Easter Benediction

The tomb is empty But our lives are now filled with hope and expectation The facecloth is cast aside But you are now invited into a new relationship The stone is rolled away And a new beginning is revealed. In the dumbfoundedness of soldiers In the incredulity of women In the tears of the faithful…

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Wedding Prayer

I was asked to include this wedding prayer in a forthcoming service, but I have declined because it merely repeats vows and prayers already said. It is lovely and profound because it echoes the lovely and profound things already covered in the Marriage service. I think it is a lovely prayer to treasure, and perhaps…

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