Our Holy Days Are Near…

  Palm Sunday As we near the end of Lent, we celebrate Palm Sunday, also known as Passion Sunday. At the beginning of the liturgy, we receive palms in memory of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem riding on a donkey. We become the part of the crowd of pilgrims who had...

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The Meaning of Communion

January 15th, 2016 by the Rev. Janet Vincent Yesterday I spent a few hours working on a benefit for Holy Cross School in Grahmstown, South Africa. The school is the work of the Order of the Holy Cross, an Episcopal Church (USA) order of religious men. In 1998 they were...

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Advent reflections

Advent, the four weeks set aside in the church calendar to prepare for Christmas, is my favorite season.  It reorients me in time, reminding me that we live in the brief interval between Christ’s birth and Christ’s return.  It really is a brief moment in the grand scheme of things,...

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