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  • in the church
  • in a hurting world

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Ye Olde Hermeneutic

“The Communists stole our colours. Poverty is at the centre of the Gospels; the poor are at the centre of the Gospels.” Pope Francis, quoted in The Tablet-UK.

News for the Weekend of August 23-24, 2014

(Written by Rod Dugliss, edited by Rebecca Morehouse)

Welcome our Saturday Deacon, The Rev. Catherine Costas

“Exodus from Privilege: A Reflection on the Diaconate in Acts 6” proposes a significant reframing of our understanding of the Diaconate in The Episcopal Church.

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Ye Olde Hermeneutic

“Deacons should rule the world.”
The Rt. Rev. David Rice, Bishop of San Joaquin.

News for the Weekend of May 10-11, 2014

(Written by Rod Dugliss, edited by Rebecca Morehouse)

A VERY SPECIAL WELCOME to our presider for Saturday and our special visitor--

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