Bon Voyage, Fr Kerouac!

cake

After Synod, Fr Kerouac will be leaving Saint Stephen’s to take up his position as Dean of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in Port St John (Cocoa), Florida (on the coast, due east of Orlando). The coffee hour on August 11th was a celebration of his ministry at Saint Stephen’s, and to thank him and Carolyn for . . . → Read More: Bon Voyage, Fr Kerouac!

Altar Flowers — 11 August 2019, Trinity VIII, Sunday in the Octave of the Transfiguration

Altar Flowers — 11 August 2019

Altar Flowers — 11 August 2019, Trinity VIII, Sunday in the Octave of the Transfiguration

Saint Claire of Assisi

Saint Clare of Assisi saving a child from a wolf

Saint Clare of Assisi saving a child from a wolf by Giovanni di Paolo (c. 1403–1482)

O God of mercy, who hast inspired blessed Saint Clare with the love of poverty: Grant us so to follow Christ in poverty of spirit, that we may come to the joyful vision of thy glory in the . . . → Read More: Saint Claire of Assisi

The Eighth Sunday after Trinity

Trinity (celtic knot)

O God, whose never–failing providence ordereth all things both in heaven and earth: We humbly beseech thee to put away from us all hurtful things, and to give us those things which are profitable for us; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.