From Deacon George …

Goodbye and Good Riddance? My son Kevin is – stop me if I’ve told you this before – an in-patient addiction counselor at St. Joseph’s Hospital in St. Paul. St. Joe’s has been in the news a lot lately as its corporate management has been dismantling it as a full-service…

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From Father Tom …

First, this week’s Gospel: John 1:1-18 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into…

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From Deacon George …

Normal 2: Changing Up Christmas In 2011, Nancy Davidge (Episcopal Church Foundation and Episcopal Divinity School) wrote an article titled A New Normal 2: Communion, about how uncomfortable she felt when first attending a new church and receiving Communion in the round – as we normally do at St. John’s…

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From Father Tom …

This weeks Gospel: John 1:6-8,19-28 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to the light. This is the…

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From Deacon George …

Great News: Return of The Good Book Club! While our current faith formation book group settles into the season before Christmas with the historic yet timely Advent sermons of Saint Osacar Romero, we have news about our next book group, the one that many of you have been waiting for…

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