Archive for October 2013

Two men went up to the temple to pray

People may not think so but the Gospel passage for this day is one that can actually be dangerous. So, a warning that the parable can be a snare in which you and I can be entangled. Two men head off to the temple on the Sabbath to pray. Commendable, we’d say and so far…

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Another success for School Breakfast Programme

On Monday 21 October, about 80 members of the community gathered in Hartley Hall for the Annual Loonie Auction and Roast Beef Dinner. This is the fifth year that the parish has held this event in order to support the School Breakfast programme at the local Buckhorn School and at Lakefield Intermediate District School. Through…

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Feast Day — BTCS — and welcome visitors

This Sunday was the celebration of the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels and the diocesan Back to Church Sunday (BTCS). A group, who had engaged in a private retreat at the Elim Guest Centre, chose St. Matthew – St. Aidan’s for their Sunday worship while in the area. Following the Eucharist, the visitors…

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