FIRST THINGS FIRST

24 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide   “And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there: 2 And both Jesus was called, and his disciples, to the marriage.” (John 2:-1-2) “And the Jews’ passover was at hand, and Jesus went up [...]

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COMMANDMENT OF LOVE

18 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide   “A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another. 35 By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.” (John 13:34; all [...]

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THE SHADOWS

a hymn devotion for 17 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide “My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips: 6 When I remember thee upon my bed, and meditate on thee in the night watches. 7 Because thou hast been my help, therefore [...]

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STILLING THE STORM

13 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide   “And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed him. 24And, behold, there arose a great tempest in the sea, insomuch that the ship was covered with the waves: but he was asleep. 25And his disciples came to him, and awoke him, [...]

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THE MOST IMPORTANT THING

12 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide   “And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name’s sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall inherit everlasting life.” Gospel of St. Matthew 19:29-30 (all scripture quoted is form the [...]

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SINS OF OMMISSION

10 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide   “But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.” James 1:22 (see also James 1:23-25) “Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.” (1 John 3:4)   Some time ago, I wrote a devotion [...]

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The LORD’S PRAYER

 10 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide (reprint from September 2021) AND when thou prayest, thou shalt not be as the hypocrites are: for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and in the corners of the streets, that they may be seen of men. Verily I say unto you, They have [...]

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OUR SHIELD AND BUCKLER

7 January 2023 Anno Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide   “He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. 2I will say of the LORD, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust. 3Surely he shall deliver thee [...]

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Epiphany – 6 January 2023, Anno Domini

  The Epiphany, or the Manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles What a long title for a simple thought.  The Epiphany is the title of the feast recalling the arrival of the Magi to pay homage to the Lord Jesus.  Epiphany means revealing or becoming aware.  Our Lord was revealed first to the Hebrews through [...]

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ALONE AND NONE TO HELP ME

 5 January 2023 Anno.Domini, the Anglican Orthodox Communion Worldwide “Who is this that cometh from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save. 2Wherefore art thou red in thine apparel, and thy garments like him [...]

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