Vigil of All Saints

10/31/2014

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Collect

O LORD our God, increase, we pray thee, and multiply upon us the gifts of thy grace: that we, who do prevent the glorious festival of all thy Saints, may of thee be enabled joyfully to follow them in all virtuous and godly living.  Through...


Feria in Trinitytide (XIX)

10/30/2014

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The Collect.

O GOD, forasmuch as without thee we are not able to please thee; Mercifully grant that thy Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

The Epistle. Ephes. iv....


Martyrs of Uganda

10/29/2014

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Martyrs.

The Martyrs of Uganda were a group of missionaries and converts who, between 1885 and 1887, were murdered for professing the Christian faith in the Kingdom of Buganda.  They were martyred by order of King Mwanga II in an attempt to reduce Western influence in his...