Message of Condolence to HM Queen Elizabeth and Prayer from Anglican Primate

A Message of Condolence to Queen Elizabeth II on the death of HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Archbishop Linda Nicholls sends condolences and prayer from Canada A Message of Condolence to Queen Elizabeth II on the death of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Archbishop Linda Nicholls sends condolences and prayer from Canada…

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Commentary for Second Sunday of Easter

Commentary for the Second Sunday of Easter The texts for the coming Sunday:  Acts 4:32-35, Psalm 133, 1 John 1:1-2:2, and John 20:19-31 By Father Doug Woods Get the readings Commentary for the Second Sunday of Easter The texts for this Sunday:  Acts 4:32-35, Psalm 133, 1 John 1:1-2:2, and John 20:19-31. By Father Doug…

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The Anglican Journal — April sneak peak

The Anglican Journal — April highlights April issue shares stories of resurrection, hope for the future The Anglican Journal — April highlights April issue shares stories of resurrection, hope for the future By Staff Writers April 2021 marks the second Easter celebrated during the COVID-19 pandemic, after a year of widespread lockdowns, social distancing and…

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Sunday of the Resurrection — Easter

Easter Sunday The Sunday of the Resurrection Easter Sunday Watch Video On Palm Sunday, I spoke about the cycles in the Church year. And I spoke about the cycles that are part of each of our lives. There are transitions from the happy expectation of a Palm Sunday to the unknown of Gethsemane, to the…

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Commentary for Easter

Commentary for Easter The texts:  Acts 10:34-43, Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29, 1 Corinthians 15:1-11, and Mark 16:1-8. By Father Doug Woods Get the readings Commentary for Easter The texts:  Acts 10:34-43, Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29, 1 Corinthians 15:1-11, and Mark 16:1-8. By Father Doug Woods Get the readings Well, we’re finally there:  Easter comes on Sunday.  Do…

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Good Friday

Good Friday Good Friday Holy Week The glory of Easter is the heart of the Christian gospel. It is the centre of the Church’s faith and worship. In the earliest days of the Church it was the only Christian festival: an annual celebration, in one act, of Christ’s life, death, resurrection, ascension, and his sending…

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Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday Maundy Thursday Notes for Homily, Maundy Thursday 2021   Our liturgy tonight for Maundy Thursday speaks for itself.     It was on this very night that Our Lord Jesus Christ shared his Last Supper with the disciples.     It was from this very night that we have the Holy Eucharist.  …

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Palm Sunday

Sunday of the Passion Palm Sunday Palm Sunday Watch Video Today we are on the edge of a new cycle. We venture to the edge of the new cycle with the Liturgy of Palms followed by the Liturgy of the Passion.   It’s all a bit odd. We know what was to follow this day.…

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Commentary – Palm Sunday

Commentary for Palm Sunday With the Liturgy of the Passion By Father Doug Woods Get the readings Commentary for Palm Sunday With the Liturgy of The Passion By Father Doug Woods Get the readings The texts: 1)         Liturgy of the Palms:  Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 and Mark 11:1-11 2)         Liturgy of the Passion:  Isaiah 50:4-9a, Psalm…

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A ‘different year’ and ‘a different normal’ — Anglican Journal

A ‘difficult year’ and ‘a different normal’ Anglican epidemiologist, vaccine developer talk 2021 and beyond A ‘difficult year’ and ‘a different normal’ Anglican epidemiologist, vaccine developer talk 2021 and beyond BY TALI FOLKINS The Anglican Journal  Though many people might not like to hear it, there’s no indication this year will be much better than…

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