Category Archives: worship

Ancient House Churches


The Eucharistic Liturgy in Ancient House Churches Vincent Martini Many evangelical groups today are proposing that we abandon “traditional” models of “being the Church,” and instead replace that stodginess with what is presumably a more “New Testament” model: that of … Continue reading

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Dumbing down – who needs to repent of sins?


View gallery (This article I post with absolutely no comment needed. Fr. Orthohippo) London (AFP) – A former Anglican bishop on Sunday criticised a new trial version of the Church’s baptism service that no longer calls for parents and godparents … Continue reading

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AND YOU THOUGHT MOVIES WERE EXCITING? Try this at your church service!


What can happen at church during communion. It did happen at our Church today. One of our members suffered a heart stoppage. A nurse, sitting behind, performing instantly and very well, began administering CPR assisted by her husband and another … Continue reading

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Was there a Jewish temple in ancient Egypt?


In the Jerusalem Post: There was a whole colony of them, they built their houses and it seems set them around a small temple, at least according to the papyri. Pyramids Photo: Ricardo Liberato Just a hundred years ago, they … Continue reading

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Church of England considering ‘champagne christenings’ to attract lax parishioners (After all, champagne does have water in it, I guess.)


Home» News» Religion – The Telegraph The Church of England is considering offering “champagne” christenings based on wedding receptions to attract people who rarely attend their local parish. By John Bingham 6:00AM BST 30 Jun 2013 A new style of … Continue reading

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Anglican patrimony is becoming a reality


Been wondering about Anglican converts to Roman Catholicism via the Ordinariates?  Here is one view about this experience. Fr. Orthohippo James Roberts The Tablet: 14 June 2013, 9:00 The Tablet Blog As a convert from Anglicanism I have been curious … Continue reading

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Some Common Myths about Present Day Preaching – Anglican and Otherwise


 The Common Myths about Preaching  by Rev. Robert Hartley A survey of 20 randomly chosen Anglican sermons produced the lowest ratings of any group studied. Apparently the worst preaching in Canada comes from our pulpits! Myths abound in our culture. … Continue reading

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