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News from St. Bart’s (4/13)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, It is expedient for us that one man should die for the people (St. John 11:50). From the earliest days of the Church, followers of Jesus have gathered at this time of the … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (3/1)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, A blessed Ash Wednesday to each & all of you.       In response to questions from a number of you regarding Lenten disciplines, and with some input from Father Bart, I … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (1/12)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, We have seen his star in the East and are come with gifts to worship the Lord (St. Matthew 2:2). What a joy it was to process with a goodly number of our … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (11/19)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, Tomorrow morning we’ll commemorate the Sunday Next before Advent, which takes us back to the days of ancient Sarum use and provides a useful transition as we bring the liturgical year to a … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (9/10)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, Sunday School returns tomorrow morning!  Parents and grandparents:  make sure and get your children ages 5-10 to the Leen Center’s first classroom before 10am.  Younger ones may be brought to the second classroom. … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (8/19)

Join us this Sunday as we celebrate the Feast of St. Bartholomew! Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, If you have new school supplies to donate to the Gates Foundation’s annual Back to School event, please bring them by … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (6/24)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, A blessed Feast of St. John Baptist to each & all of you.  As the day is a Prayer Book Holy Day, it will be commemorated with a said Holy Eucharist this morning … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (3/24)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, These three days known the Sacred Triduum are marked off from the rest of Holy Week not only by their special names but also by the rites and ceremonies associated with them.  These … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (3/10)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, Our sister in Christ Audrey Jacobsen has died at the age of 98.  Her son and fellow parishioner John Jacobsen and wife Orva were at her side when she crossed the narrow stream … Continue reading

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News from St. Bart’s (2/10)

Dear Brothers & Sisters in our Lord, Today is the first day of Lent, which calls us to especially reflect on our own frailty and mortality, to repent of our sinfulness, and fix our eyes afresh on Jesus, the Suffering … Continue reading

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