Monthly Archives: September 2010

World Communion Sunday

October 3, 2010 World Communion Sunday is celebrated the first Sunday in October every year in many Protestant churches. It originated in the Presbyterian Church USA in 1936. The day has taken on new relevancy and depth of meaning in … Continue reading

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The Feast of St. Francis – October 4th

Francis of Assisi, Friar          1182-1226 Of all the saints, perhaps Francis is the most popular and well known. His joyous faith is found in many of his writings. In a little town in Italy, nearly eight … Continue reading

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Faith and Wealth

The Gospel and Lessons from Wall Street 17th Sunday After Pentecost Luke 16:1-13 Living in preparation for the judgement that is coming is the theme of this gospel reading. Jesus tells the story of a rich man who had a … Continue reading

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The Pastoral Epistles

The Letters to Timothy During Year C of the Lectionary, Proper 19 (closest to September 14) through Proper 25 (closest to October 26) the Epistle readings are from Paul’s letters to Timothy. These epistles (along with Titus) are called the … Continue reading

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