Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
August 31, 2014
Holy Eucharist: Rite II
Children's Chapel for ages 3-8
is held in the Chapel
Coffee hour in the Chapter Room following the service
Read the Bible in a Year
The Center for Biblical Studies (CBS) has designed a one year reading schedule to help those who commit as individuals or as members of a church to read successfully through the entire Bible in a year's time. Devotional materials are available free of charge on the CBS website:
An accompanying devotional to the above reading schedule, The Bible Challenge: Read the Bible in a Year, is available for $18 at www.forwardmovement.org
If you have questions or would like to discuss this resource, please contact Canon Gibson.
Moses before the Burning Bush
Oil on canvas, 168 x 112 cm
Artist: FETTI, Domenico
(b. ca. 1589, Roma, d. 1623, Venezia)
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
While Moses was tending the flock of his father-in-law he came to Mount Horeb where he had a vision of a bush that burned but was not consumed.God spoke to him from the bush telling him that he was destined to deliver the Israelites out of the hands of their oppressor, the Egyptians, and to lead them into Canaan, 'a land flowing with milk and honey.'
Source: Web Gallery of Art via Textweek
Lord of all power and might, the author and giver of all good things: Graft in our hearts the love of your Name; increase in us true religion; nourish us with all goodness; and bring forth in us the fruit of good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God for ever and ever. Amen.