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Contemplation Part II: The Sacrifice of Praise

Most Episcopalians are familiar with the phrase the sacrifice of praise from our worship – it’s included as one of eight possible ‘offertory sentences’ spoken by a priest just prior to the celebration of Holy Communion: “Through Christ let us … Continue reading

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Ora et Labora

Today our Eastern Orthodox and Catholic brothers and sisters celebrate the life of a very unique and interesting woman:  Scholastica.  She is celebrated as a virgin of the church and the first Benedictine Nun.  The latter is fitting since she … Continue reading

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