Category Archives: Church Year

Mary Magdalene

Today is a remembrance day in the Daily Office for Mary Magdalene. A great resource that I use in a hurry is the page Unapologetically¬†Episcopalian. ¬†It is put together by Ron Pogue, out of Lexington, KY. It also has a Facebook version that comes in handy as a reminder. Usually every morning there is a …

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Four Pioneer Women

Today in the Daily Office, the Church celebrates: Four American Pioneers of Black Rights and Women’s Rights–they are all celebrated together on July 20th: Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Elizabeth Cady Stanton,Amelia Bloomer Read more about them here The collect for the day: O God, whose Spirit guides us into all truth and makes us free: …

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Benedict of Nursia

The Saint for the Day is Benedict of Nursia born at the end of the 5th century, who lived out his ministry in the early to mid 6th century. Here are a few notes about him: Benedict 11 July 540   Scriptures for the Day include: Proverbs 2:1-9 Luke 14:27-33 Psalm 1¬†or Psalm 34:1-8 The …

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