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Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – April 12, 2018

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“Jesus himself stood among the disciples and their companions and said to them, “Peace be withyou.” They were startled and terrified, and thought that they were seeing a ghost…” So begins the gospel appointed for this coming Sunday, the Third Sunday of Easter. Throughout the forty days following the Resurrection, Jesus appeared to the disciples […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – March 22, 2018

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Palm Sunday is a day of contrasts. We begin with the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, withcrowds shouting “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.” There was great excitement, great festivities surrounding his arrival. Our own procession from the parish hall into the church is a small reminder of […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – March 8, 2018

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As I write, many of our schools remain closed due to road conditions, and others are on a “delayed opening.” Several parishioners are still without electricity following the nor’easter of last week, while some ot hers are finding themselves dealing with new outages, downed trees and difficulties from this latest storm. Even with generators, life […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – March 1, 2018

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Today the Church remembers St David, scholar, Abbot, Bishop and Primate, of Wales, and Patron Saint of Wales. Little is known of his early life, including exactly when he was born, but he is remembered on March 1, the day of his death in 589. He traveled extensively during his lifetime, founding some 13 monasteries, […]