March 19, 2014 Saint Joseph (tr.)

 

2 Samuel 7:4, 8–16, Psalm 89:1–4, 26–29, Luke 2:41–52

The Rev. Dr. Jeffrey S. F. Nelson

 In the name of Jesus, the Lamb of God. Amen.

Today we commemorate Joseph, called the “guardian of Our Lord Jesus Christ” or “the husband of Mary, the Mother of Our Lord.” Liturgically … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 Gregory, Bishop of Nyssa

 

Ephesians 2:17–22, Psalm 19:7–11, John 14:23–26

The Rev’d Dr. Jeffrey S. F. Nelson+

 In the name of Jesus, the Lamb of God. Amen.

Gregory, Bishop of Nyssa, was born in Cappadocia (present day central Turkey) in the first part of the fourth century C. E. As a child and … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 Chad, Bishop of Lichfield

 

Proverbs 16:1–3, Psalm 95:1–7, Luke 14:1, 7–14

The Rev’d Dr. Jeffrey S. F. Nelson+ 

In the name of Jesus, the Lamb of God. Amen.

Last evening, a priestly colleague whom I greatly admire attended our Ash Wednesday liturgy with his wife and grandson. My colleague is now retired after … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 Ash Wednesday

 

Joel 2:1–2, 12–17, Psalm 103, 2 Corinthians 5:20b–6:10, Matthew 6:1–6, 16–21

The Rev’d Dr. Jeffrey S. F. Nelson+                                                               … Continue reading