Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – April 18, 2019

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Presiding Bishop Curry: Easter 2019 Message “In the moments of despair, in the moments of the worst darkness, God had done something incredible. God had raised Jesus from the dead.” [April 15, 2019] “In the moments of despair, in the moments of the worst darkness, God had done somethingincredible,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – April 11, 2019

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

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – March 28, 2019

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Bread: Wheat, Rye, Challah, Babka, Brioche, Wonder, Matzo, tortilla, Pita…. Every culture has bread of some kind. Basically, some kind of flour and water, often with yeast or some kind of leavening, and other enhancements. Baked or fried, basic, staple food for humankind throughoutthe ages. The Collect, or gathering prayer, for this Sunday speaks of […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church – March 14, 2019

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Happy Pi Day! From National Today: 3.14159265359…. need we go on? Celebrated on March 14 each (yes, that’s 3-14), National Pi Day not only commemorates a very special number, but also celebrates the birthday of the great scientist and mathematician Albert Einstein. Pi was first calculated by Archimedes of Syracuse (287–212 BC), one of the […]