The Most Holy Trinity | May 26, 2013 | 10:30 am
Welcome Welcome to St. James’, especially if you are a newcomer or visitor. Children of all ages are fully welcome at every liturgy. We hope that you will enjoy your visit here with us. Please help us to get to know you by introducing yourself to one of the clergy. VISION STATEMENT Discovering the beauty of holiness in our lives and neighbourhood, by living a Christ-centred sacramental life rooted in the Anglo-Catholic tradition. MISSION OBJECTIVES •To be a beacon for all as a neighbourhood and destination church where we invite and welcome friends, family and strangers into our midst; • To deepen our life of prayer and formation in Christ; • To develop relationships and fellowship in open, honest and spiritual ways among parishioners, with our neighbours, and those in need; • To pursue and practice justice and mercy for the imparting of the Kingdom of God within and beyond the Parish; •To maintain financial equilibrium, develop our reserves and optimize the use of our assets to ensure the preservation of our sacred space and ministry from generation to generation, to the everlasting glory of God.
TODAY 10:30 AM
Evensong & Benediction
This booklet is printed on recycled paper. Discarded copies will be recycled.
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Before Mass If you require assistance at any time, please speak to one of the welcomers at the Church entrance (narthex). As a friendly reminder, please turn off all electronic devices that might disrupt worship. In the interest of security, please keep purses and other valuables with you at all times. Wireless hearing amplifiers are available. Washrooms can be accessed through the doors on the left hand side at the back of the church on the opposite side to the entrance. Your family is welcome at St. Jamesâ€™. Children may remain in the Church during the service: there is a play area with toys and colouring books just in front of the piano, and in the back of the church. The sacrament of reconciliation (confession) is available. Speak with a priest to make an appointment. The Mass booklet contains all the prayers and information required to participate in the Mass. The directions given in this booklet to stand, sit and kneel are offered as guidelines to those who are able. The symbol + indicates when to make the sign of the cross. It is also customary to make a discreet bow at the name of Jesus. You are encouraged to take the opportunity before Mass for silence, stillness and prayer. Please refrain from talking before Mass begins. We adore you, most Holy Lord Jesus Christ here and in all your churches throughout all the world; and we bless you because by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world. St. Francis of Assisi
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The picture on the front cover is of an icon painted in 1411 (or possibly 1425-27) by the Russian painter Andrei Rublev. The original is currently held in the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow. Itâ€™s inspiration was the Biblical story of three angels who visited Abraham and Sarah near the great trees of Mamre. The angels are depicted in equal dignity, and thought to represent the triunity and equality of all three persons of the Holy Trinity.
Batter my heart, three-personed God, for you As yet but knock, breathe, shine, and seek to mend; That I may rise and stand, o'erthrow me, and bend Your force to break, blow, burn, and make me new. I, like an usurped town to another due, Labor to admit you, but oh, to no end; Reason, your viceroy in me, me should defend, But is captived, and proves weak or untrue. Yet dearly I love you, and would be loved fain, But am betrothed unto your enemy; Divorce me, untie or break that knot again, Take me to you, imprison me, for I, Except you enthrall me, never shall be free, Nor ever chaste, except you ravish me. John Donne 1572-1631
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Entrance Rite PRELUDE Prelude on ‘St Flavian’ — Healey Willan At the entrance of the clergy and servers all stand.
INTROIT Blessed be the holy Trinity and the undivided Unity: we will praise him and glorify him because he hath showed his mercy upon us. Let us bless the Father and the Son with the Holy Spirit: Glory be . . . Benedicta sit – Healey Willan
During the solemn procession the following hymn will be sung. A station will be made during the processional; the versicle, response and prayer for this are printed below.
PROCESSIONAL HYMN 148 Green Hymn Book (New English Hymnal) – The God of Abraham praise
STATION COLLECT Celebrant All
Let us bless the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost. Let us praise and exalt him for ever.
Let us pray. Almighty God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit: Grant that we, who ever trust in thy loving kindness, may always adore thy glory and majesty; who art one eternal Trinity in Unity, God over all, blessed for ever. Amen.
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KYRIE ELEISON Kyrie eleison. Christe eleison. Kyrie eleison.
Lord, have mercy upon us. Christ, have mercy upon us. Lord, have mercy upon us. Setting: Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale) — Herbert Howells
GLORIA IN EXCELSIS
Be seated when the Celebrant is seated
Glória in excélsis Deo et in terra pax homínibus bonae voluntátis. Laudámus te, benedícimus te, adorámus te, glorificámus te, grátias ágimus tibi propter magnam glóriam tuam, Dómine Deus, Rex cæléstis, Deus Pater omnípotens. Dómine Fili Unigénite, Iesu Christe,
Glory be to God on High, and in earth peace, good will towards men. We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, We glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory, O Lord God, heavenly king, God the Father almighty. O Lord, the only begotten Son, Jesus Christ; O Lord God, Lamb of God, son of the Dómine Deus, Agnus Dei, Fílius Patris, qui tollis peccáta mundi, miserére nobis; Father, that takest away the sin of the qui tollis peccáta mundi, súscipe depreca- world, have mercy upon us. tiónem nostram. Thou that takest away the sin of the world, receive our prayer. Qui sedes ad déxteram Patris, miserére Thou that sittest at the right hand of God the Father, have mercy upon us. nobis. Quóniam tu solus Sanctus, tu solus Dómi- For thou only art holy; thou only art the Lord; nus, tu solus Altíssimus, + Iesu Christe, cum Sancto Spíritu: +in glória Thou only, O Christ, with the Holy Ghost Dei Patris. Amen. +art most high in the glory of God the Father. Amen. Setting: Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale) — Herbert Howells
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COLLECT OF THE DAY Celebrant All
The Lord be with you. And also with you.
Let us pray. Father, we praise thee: through thy Word and Holy Spirit thou hast created all things. Thou revealest thy salvation in all the world by sending to us Jesus Christ, the Word made flesh. Through thy Holy Spirit thou givest us a share in thy life and love. Fill us with the vision of thy glory, that we may always serve and praise thee, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
The Liturgy of the Word OLD TESTAMENT READING Reader
A reading from the book of Proverbs. Does not wisdom call, and does not understanding raise her voice? On the heights, beside the way, at the crossroads she takes her stand; beside the gates in front of the town, at the entrance of the portals she cries out: "To you, O people, I call, and my cry is to all that live. The Lord created me at the beginning of his work, the first of his acts of long ago. Ages ago I was set up, at the first, before the beginning of the earth. When there were no depths I was brought forth, when there were no springs abounding with water. Before the mountains had been shaped, before the hills, I was brought forth when he had not yet made earth and fields, or the world's first bits of soil. When he established the heavens, I was there, when he drew a circle on the face of the deep, when he made firm the skies above, when he established the fountains of the deep, when he assigned to the sea its limit, so that the waters might not transgress his command, when he marked out the foundations of the earth, then I was beside him, like a master worker; and I was daily his delight, rejoicing before him always, rejoicing in his inhabited world and delighting in the human race." Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31
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The word of the Lord. Thanks be to God.
A cantor sings the antiphon first ; all repeat it thereafter.
Out of the mouths of infants and children your majesty is praised above the heavens. When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars you have set in their courses, What is man that you should be mindful of him? the son of man that you should seek him out? You have made him but little lower than the angels; you adorn him with glory and honour. Antiphon Psalm 8:2, 4-6
EPISTLE READING Sub-deacon
A reading from the Letter of Paul to the Romans. Since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast in our hope of sharing the glory of God. And not only that, but we also boast in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not disappoint us, because God's love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit that has been given to us. Romans 5:1-5
The word of the Lord. Thanks be to God.
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A cantor begins the alleluia; all repeat it thereafter.
Alleluia. Blessed art thou, O Lord God of our Fathers: and worthy to be praised for evermore. Alleluia. BenedĂctus es (Mode V)
THE HOLY GOSPEL
All stand and turn to face the book of the Gospels
Jesus said, "I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth; for he will not speak on his own, but will speak whatever he hears, and he will declare to you the things that are to come. He will glorify me, because he will take what is mine and declare it to you. All that the Father has is mine. For this reason I said that he will take what is mine and declare it to you." John 16:12-15
Be Seated Father Mark Greenaway-Robbins (At the conclusion of the sermon, silence is kept)
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PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE Leader
In peace let us pray to the Lord.
After each petition this response is said: Lord in thy mercy. Hear our prayer.
At the conclusion this response is said: + Rest eternal grant unto them, O Lord. And may light perpetual shine upon them.
May they rest in peace. All
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CONFESSION & ABSOLUTION Deacon
Let us humbly confess our sins to almighty God. Kneel
Almighty God, Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, Maker of all things and judge of all people: We acknowledge and confess our manifold sins and wickedness, Which we from time to time most grievously have committed, By thought, word, and deed, Against thy divine majesty. We do earnestly repent, and are heartily sorry for these our misdoings. Have mercy upon us, most merciful Father; For thy Son our Lord Jesus Christ’s sake, Forgive us all that is past; And grant that we may ever hereafter Serve and please thee In newness of life, To the honour and glory of thy name; Through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Almighty God, our heavenly Father, who of his great mercy hath promised forgiveness of sins to all them that with hearty repentance and true faith turn unto him: have mercy upon you; + pardon and deliver you from all your sins; confirm and strengthen you in all goodness; and bring you to everlasting life; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
The ministers and people may greet one another in the name of the Lord in the customary way. You may choose not to shake hands at the Peace. A simple exchange of “Peace be with you” with eye contact and a nod, or a bow, is a good substitute. HIGH MASS | 13
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist OFFERTORY & PREPARATION OF THE GIFTS
Blessed be God the Father, and blessed be the only begotten Son of God, and blessed be the Holy Spirit; for the Lord God has shown us his loving kindness. Benedíctus sit (Mode 1II)
The People sing the hymn while the People’s gifts of bread, wine and money are brought forward. 436 Blue Hymn Book (Common Praise) – I bind unto myself today (Verse 5 is sung by the choir)
SURSUM CORDA & PROPER PREFACE
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It is very meet, right, and our bounden duty, that we should at all times and in all places, give thanks unto thee, O Lord, holy Father, almighty, everlasting God, creator and preserver of all things. For with thy co-eternal son and Holy Spirit, thou art one God, one Lord, in trinity of persons and in unity of substance; and we celebrate the one and equal glory of thee, O Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Therefore with angels and archangels, and with all the company of heaven, we laud and magnify thy glorious name; evermore praising thee and singing:
SANCTUS & BENEDICTUS
Sanctus, Sanctus, Sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth. Pleni sunt cæli et terra Gloria tua. Hosanna in excelsis. + Benedictus qui venit in nomine Domini. Hosanna in excelsis.
Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of hosts, Heaven and earth are full of thy glory. Glory be to thee, O Lord most high. + Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord: Hosanna in the highest.
Setting: Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale) — Herbert Howells
THE PRAYER OF CONSECRATION
All glory be to thee, O Lord our God, who didst make us in thine own image; and, of thy tender mercy, didst give thine only Son Jesus Christ to take our nature upon him, and to suffer death upon the cross for our redemption. He made there a full and perfect sacrifice for the whole world; and did institute, and in his holy Gospel command us to continue, a perpetual memory of that his precious death and sacrifice, until his coming again; who, in the same night that he was betrayed, took bread; and, when he had given thanks to thee, he broke it, and gave it to his disciples, saying, “Take, eat, this is my body which is given for you. Do this in remembrance of me.” + Likewise, after supper, he took the cup; and when he had given thanks, he gave it to them, saying, “Drink this, all of you; for this is my blood of the new covenant, which is shed for you and for many, for the remission of sins: Do this, as oft as ye shall drink it, in remembrance of me.” +
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And we most humbly beseech thee, O merciful Father, to hear us, and, with thy Word and Holy Spirit, to bless and sanctify these gifts of bread and wine, that they may be unto us the body and blood of thy dearly-beloved Son Jesus Christ. We praise thee, we bless thee, we thank thee and we pray to thee, Lord our God. And we earnestly desire thy fatherly goodness to accept this our sacrifice of praise and thanksgiving, whereby we offer and present unto thee, O Lord, ourselves, our souls and bodies. Grant, we beseech thee, that all who partake of this holy communion may worthily receive the most precious body and blood of thy Son Jesus Christ, and be filled with thy grace + and heavenly benediction; and also that we and all thy whole Church may be made one body with him, that he may dwell in us, and we in him; through the same Jesus Christ our Lord; By whom, and with whom, and in whom, in the unity of the Holy Spirit all honour and glory be unto thee, O Father Almighty, world without end. Amen.
BREAKING OF THE BREAD
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AGNUS DEI Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi: miserere nobis. Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi: miserere nobis Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi: dona nobis pacem.
Lamb of God, that takest away the sins of the world : have mercy upon us. Lamb of God, that takest away the sins of the world: have mercy upon us. Lamb of God, that takest away the sins of the world: grant us thy peace.
Setting: Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale) — Herbert Howells
All who are baptized and believe Christ present in this sacrament are invited to come forward for communion. Those who are unable to receive communion, or do not yet receive, are invited to come forward for a blessing. To indicate you wish a blessing, fold your arms rather than holding out your hand for the Sacrament. When coming forward to receive, please approach from the centre aisle only and follow the directions of the attendant standing at the head of the aisle. Please return to your seat via the side aisles. When you receive the Holy Bread consume it immediately. It is no longer permissible to intinct the Holy Bread in the Holy Wine. You may choose not to receive the Holy Wine from the chalice at this time. If so, once you have received the Holy Bread please remain kneeling and fold your arms to indicate that you do not wish to receive from the chalice.
COMMUNION MOTET To deliver us, you became human, and did not disdain the Virgin’s womb. Having blunted the sting of death, you opened the kingdom of heaven to all believers. A light has risen in the darkness for the upright. Have mercy upon us, O Lord, have mercy upon us. Let thy mercy be upon us, O Lord, as we have trusted in thee. In thee, O Lord, have I trusted: let me never be confounded. In te, Domine, speravi — Morten Lauridsen
THE COMMUNION HYMN
Sit or kneel
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Concluding Rite PRAYER AFTER COMMUNION
The Lord be with you. And with thy spirit.
Let us pray. Almighty and eternal God, may we who have received this eucharist worship thee in all we do, and proclaim the glory of thy majesty. We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ the Lord. Amen.
Kneel The peace of God, which passeth all understanding, keep your hearts and minds in the knowledge and love of God, and of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord: And the blessing of God Almighty, the +Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, be amongst you and remain with you always. Amen. Notices and announcements may be given.
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TE DEUM We praise thee, O God; we acknowledge thee to be the Lord. All the earth doth worship thee, the Father everlasting. To thee all angels cry aloud, the heavens and all the powers therein. To thee cherubim and seraphim continually do cry: Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of Sabaoth; heaven and earth are full of the majesty of thy glory. The glorious company of the apostles praise thee. The goodly fellowship of the prophets praise thee. The noble army of martyrs praise thee. The holy Church throughout all the world doth acknowledge thee, the Father of an infinite majesty, thine honourable, true, and only Son, also the Holy Ghost the Comforter. Thou art the King of glory, O Christ. Thou art the everlasting Son of the Father. When thou tookest upon thee to deliver man, thou didst humble thyself to be born of a Virgin. When thou hadst overcome the sharpness of death, thou didst open the kingdom of heaven to all believers. Thou sittest at the right hand of God, in the glory of the Father. We believe that thou shalt come to be our judge. (Genuflect) We therefore pray thee, help thy servants, (Stand) whom thou hast redeemed with thy precious blood. Make them to be numbered with thy saints, in everlasting glory.
Te Deum laudamus, te Dominum confitemur. Te aeternum Patrem: omnis terra venerator. Tibi omnes Angeli: tibi coeli, et universae potestates. Tibi Cherubim et Seraphim: incessabili voce proclamant: Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth; Pleni sunt caeli et terra: majestatis gloriae tuae. Te gloriosus Apostolorum chorus: te Prophetarum laudabilis numerus: Te Martyrum candidates laudat exercitus. Te per orbem terrarium sancta confitetur Ecclesia: Patrem immensae majestatis: Venerandum tuum verum, et unicum Filium: Sanctum quoque Paraclitum Spiritum. Tu Rex gloriae, Christe. Tu Patris sempiternus es Filius. Tu ad liberandum suscepturus hominem, non horuisti Virginis uterum. Tu devicto mortis aculeo: aperuisti credentibus regna coelorum. Tu ad dexteram Dei sedes in gloria Patris. Judex crederis esse venturus. (Genuflect) Te ergo quaesumus, famulis tuis subveni: (Stand) Quos pretioso sanguine redemisti. Aeterna fac cum Sanctis tuis in Gloria numerari. Setting: Felice Anerio
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Celebrant All Celebrant All Celebrant All Celebrant All Celebrant All Celebrant All
Blessed art thou, O Lord God of our fathers: And to be praised and glorified for ever. Let us bless the Father, and the Son, with the Holy Ghost: Let us praise and exalt him above all for ever. Blessed art thou in the firmament of heaven: And to be praised and glorified above all for ever. Praise the Lord, O my soul: And forget not all his benefits. O Lord, hear our prayer: And let our cry come unto thee. The Lord be with you: And with thy spirit.
Let us pray. O God, whose mercies are without number, and the treasure of whose goodness is infinite: we render thanks unto thy most gracious majesty for the gifts which thou hast bestowed upon us; evermore beseeching thy mercy, that, as thou dost grant the prayer of them that call upon thee, so thou wouldst not forsake them, but rather dispose their way towards the attainment of thy heavenly reward, through Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end. Amen.
HYMN 1 Blue Hymn book (Common Praise) – Holy, holy, holy, Lord God almighty POSTLUDE Chorale Prelude: We believe in one God (BWV 680) – J. S. Bach The Sacrament of Anointing is available immediately after Mass in the Lady Chapel. During the postlude you are encouraged to remain quietly in the nave, or to move to the Bishops’ Room to enjoy coffee hour conversation. For prayer requests, please contact the office or speak to a member of the clergy. Please notify the Parish Office (604-685-2532) when a parishioner/friend/family member is hospitalized or housebound. The Office will arrange visitation, Holy Communion or Anointing with the Parish Clergy Team and Pastoral Care Ministry Coordinator. If entering hospital, please inform the hospital on arrival that you (or the patient you are with) are Anglican and ask for the hospital’s Anglican chaplain. HIGH MASS | 21
The flowers in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel are given to the Glory of God and in loving memory of Shirley Hazel-Loader in the month of her birth From Dennis Loader
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Leaving A Legacy Seminar Today at 12:30 HOW TO USE THE TAX SYSTEM TO INCREASE YOUR RETIREMENT INCOME AND YOUR CHURCH SUPPORT For church members who are 60 or over and want to balance their financial support for the work of St. James’ with their own personal and family financial needs • • • • • • •
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After High Mass today at 12:30 there will be a onehour presentation by a Certified Financial Planner in the May Gutteridge Room. Ed Fidler will explain how the tax laws can work in your favour when you plan ahead. A light lunch will be provided. HIGH MASS | 23
THE MOTHERS’ UNION EDWARDIAN STRAWBERRY TEA Sunday June 23rd - noon to 2pm -local strawberries -home-made sponge cake -real whipped cream -fancy sandwiches -live music Back by popular demand is the Mothers’ Union Edwardian Strawberry Tea to be held Sunday, June 23, after High Mass, in the Parish Hall. It will be replacing the normal coffee hour on that Sunday. Again we will be offering home-made sandwiches, strawberry shortcake with freshly picked BC strawberries and whipping cream, and tea and coffee. There will be musical entertainment and recitations. It is hoped that parishioners will get into the spirit of Edwardian England by wearing a fancy hat or fascinator for the women; bowtie, cravat, waistcoat and/or boater for the men. If you have holiday plans for that weekend and know you will be away, but would like to purchase a ticket for someone who cannot afford the $10 charge, this would be most appreciated. Last year we were able to give away approximately 10 tickets. Children under 8 are free. The proceeds will be donated to the MU Northern Clergy Families’ Fund, our primary national fundraiser. Tickets go on sale today.
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Joos van Ghent, Institution of the Eucharist, Urbino, Galeria Nazionale delle Marche, 1473-1475
Corpus et Sanguis Christi The Body and Blood of Jesus Christ
Thursday, May 30
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St. James’ News & Announcements SABBATICAL REVIEW UPDATE Well, feedback comes in many forms. The cartoon below was sent to me by a parishioner who had been part of the interviews last week! How we make disciples, rather how we are nurtured and grow as disciples at St. James’, is at the heart of this season of review and examination. Here’s where we are at with the review process: Much of the groundwork has now happened to update the Parish Profile. However, this needs to be completed and shared with the Parish. I’m exploring with the Parish leadership how an assessment and interpretation can be made of the Parish Profile. This could then be offered to the Parish to facilitate discussion through workshops, forums and interviews as a complement to the servant leadership bodies of the Trustees and Parish Council. After the experience with the test sample of consultation interviews, a second stage may be to interview the Parish leadership in order to further this season of review. If you would like more information please contact the Office for a copy of the proposal for the sabbatical review (we are now entering phase two for those of you who are following closely), or the
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resource of topics and questions for the consultation interviews. Please speak to me, or the Wardens, if you have any queries, or would like to support us in this review season at St. James’. We would be delighted to hear from you. Fr. Mark A REMINDER ABOUT POTLUCK SUPPERS The host group is responsible for beverages and bread to accompany the meal. Participants are asked to contribute at least three portions per person in one of the following categories: Casserole, cold meats, hard boiled eggs, etc. Salad or vegetable dish Dessert eg. cookies, pie, squares, cake, fruit, etc. Any of the above can be purchased at a delicatessen or bakery. For May 30th it is suggested that if possible this guideline be used: Last name: A-L Salad M-R Dessert S-Z Casserole
St. James’ News & Announcements CELEBRATION OF MOTHER JESSICA’S MINISTRY
At the coffee hour following High Mass, we will have the opportunity to celebrate Mother Jessica's years of ministry with us, and an opportunity to wish her and her family best wishes for the future. There will be a presentation of a gift and a purse, and a special cake. There will be a presentation of a gift and a purse, and a special cake. Parishioners who so wish, may contribute to the purse via their envelopes, or by mail to the office, clearly marked 'Mother Jessica's Purse'. THANK YOU BURNABY IRRIGATION This past Thursday the technicians at Burnaby Irrigation installed a new, much higher quality programming module for our sprinkler system in the Lady Garden. NO CHARGE! We are thrilled.
Where Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, SFU Woodward’s, 149 West Hastings Hosted by -Patricia McSherry and James Mckenzie, St. James' Social Justice Group -William G. Lindsay (Cree-Stoney), Director, Office for Aboriginal Peoples, Simon Fraser University -Am Johal, Community Engagement Coordinator, Vancity Office of Community Engagement -SFU Woodwards Cultural Unit -Maxine Windsor, Indian Residential School Survivors Society, North Vancouver who will provide healers to attend the showing and conduct the Q&A debriefing afterwards
TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION PREPARATION EVENT FREE VIEWING OF WE WERE CHILDREN June 11
For over 100 years, Aboriginal children in Canada were legally required to attend church-run boarding schools, an assimilationist practice now regarded as a national and cultural tragedy. We Were Children tells the heartbreaking true story of Lyna Hart and Glen Anaquod, removed from their homes at the ages of four and six and forced to adapt to a strange, threatening new world. Blending stunning dramatic storytelling with unflinching documentary narratives, director Tim Wolochatiuk’s film gives voice to two children trapped in a system that would impact their lives forever. Co-produced by Eagle Vision Inc., eOne and the National Film Board of Canada.
HIGH MASS CHOIR FUNDRAISER The choir regrets to announce the cancellation of its year-end concert, scheduled for June 14th. Coming as it did at the end of the choral season; the date meant that simply not enough members were available to do justice to the challenging program. We thank all those who helped with the preliminary organizing of the event, including donating items for the silent auction. We will consider a similar event in 2013-2014, but at a different time of the year! Mike Dezell HIGH MASS | 27
St. James’ News & Announcements COMING HOME SOCIETY OPEN HOUSE The Boards of Directors of the Coming Home Society And Urban Native Youth Association invite you to come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Young Wolves Lodge! 4-6 pm Thursday June 6, 2013 626 East 59th Ave. (at Fraser), Vancouver Please come and experience the warm hospitality of our recovery home, where young Aboriginal women are building new futures for themselves and their children. You will meet the women we serve as they greet you, take you on a tour of the house, and do some drumming and singing. This is a wonderful opportunity to discover the people, the loving home and the good work that you are supporting!
provoking lecture topics by renowned scholars such as: Gordon Smith, Alister McGrath, Susan Philips, and more. For more details visit www.rgnt.net/eveninglectures Sat. June 8 – Spring Retreat: Imagining Prayer – Come and experience the Ignatian tradition of praying with our imaginations, led by Prof. Mariam Kamell. For costs and to register visit www.rgnt.net/spring-retreat SAINT JAMES MUSIC ACADEMY SPRING RECITAL Friday, June 7th 6:30-8:30pm, including a reception. Admission by donation. Come celebrate the talents and achievements of our students!
THE PAPACY: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE 5 lecture series, Monday June 10th to Friday June 14th 9:30 – 10:30am Part of Ageless Pursuits programme, UBC Continuing Studies Summer Institute. UBC Laserre Architecture Building Main Mall, North of Koerner Library Given by John Conway. UBC History Department The election of a new Pope provides an excellent opportunity to look at the recent policies and practices of the Papacy, the world’s oldest continuous religious institution. What are the significant factors arising out of its recent past which are likely to shape the Papacy in the years to come? Join in a discussion of the contributions of recent Popes from Pius XII to Francis I. Registration: 604 822 1444 REGENT COLLEGE May to June, every Wed at 7:30 pm – Free Spring Lectures at Regent College – Mark your calendars and spend an evening or two soaking in thought 28 | HIGH MASS
SOUP SALE JUNE 16 The last Soup Sale before summer has been postponed until June 16th. FUN, FOOD AND FRIENDSHIP Calling all women and men in the Diocese of New Westminster! If you are concerned with women's welfare internationally, this notice is for you! You are cordially invited to an evening of food, fellowship and fun sponsored by the International Anglican Women's Network (IAWN) in the Diocese of New Westminster! We'll come together
St. James’ News & Announcements from many different places and backgrounds for an evening of mutual support, encouragement and networking. Come to the Park Room at Christ Church Cathedral on Wednesday, June 5th at 7pm to hear Caitlin Reilley Beck, a young woman from St. Philip's Dunbar, talk about her experience at the recent UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York. This will be a fun, interactive event. Please come and bring a friend! To register, please contact Marnie Peterson by email at email@example.com or by phone at 604-684-6306, extension 221. For more information, please contact Ellen Clark-King by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 604-682-3848, extension 25.
COMPOST SALE: Monday
On June 17th at 7:30am we will have fifteen yards of screened compost delivered. Part of it will be bagged up and sold and most of it will be spread into the gardens at St. Luke’s, St. James’ Place and in the Lady Garden. The work will be done by the YouthWorks students who are renting the Crypt, along with Master Gardener volunteers. If you are able to loan us a wheelbarrow or some traffic safety cones, please let us know. Harvest Power will be donating the compost, but we need to pay the trucking fees. We would also like to purchase some new plants, shrubs, planters and a bench for the Chapel Walkway. If you would like to volunteer in the garden with the Master Gardeners, please leave a message at the office. Join us for some fresh air, exercise, good company, and the opportunity to learn more about gardening. We are also accepting monetary donations to the gardens. Check out the new St. Francis statue in the Chapel Walkway Garden, donated by a St. Luke’s resident. Please tell your friends and neighbours about the compost sale. We’ll have a lot of bags to sell!
Meetings and Events at St. James’ May
26 Sun | 12:30 PM 26 Sun | 7:30 PM
Leave a Legacy Seminar, May Gutteridge Room Narcotics Anonymous, May Gutteridge Room
27 Mon | 2:45 PM 27 Mon | 7:00 PM
SJMA (use of all church space Mon-Fri from 2:45 to 6:30 pm) Private rental, Bishop’s Room
27 Mon | 7:00 PM 28 Tues | 7:00 PM 28 Tues | 7:00 PM 29 Wed | 12:30 PM 30 Thu | 8:00 AM 30 Thu | 6:30 PM 30 Thu | 7:30 PM 31 Fri | 12:00 PM 1 Sat | 8:00 AM 1 Sat | 9:00 AM 1 Sat | 7:00 PM
Latino AA Group, May Gutteridge Room Latino AA Group, May Gutteridge Room SJMA Board Meeting, Bishops’ Room PDC Meeting, Bishops’ Room Latino Lunch Group, Crypt. Lunch served at 12 noon Corpus et Sanguis Christi - High Mass with Parish Potluck Narcotics Anonymous, May Gutteridge Room Spectrum Society Art Therapy, May Gutteridge Room Sanctuary Guild, Parish Hall Latino Community Kitchen, Crypt Latino AA Group, May Gutteridge Room HIGH MASS | 29
Offices and Mass Times 2013 MON. MAY 27
MASS TIMES AND INTENTIONS 12:10 pm in the Lady Chapel
St. Augustine, 1st Abp of Canterbury, 605 TUES. MAY 28
For the mission of the Carnegie Center, and its staff, volunteers, and members 6:00 pm in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel
St. Philip Neri, Pr, Founder of the Oratorians, 1595 WED. MAY 29
For the Christ Church Cathedral sandwich and soup projects, & for the volunteers and users 12:10 pm in the Lady Chapel
For all binners, recyclers, and resellers in the Downtown Eastside and for organizers of United We Can and the Pigeon Park Sunday market. 9:30 am in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel 6:30 pm High Mass followed by a community potluck supper For all our members and adherents who have not recently received the Holy Eucharist 12:10 pm in the Lady Chapel
THU. MAY 30 Corpus Christi FRI. MAY 31 The Visit of the Blessed Virgin Mary to St. Elizabeth SAT. JUNE 1 SUN. JUNE 2 Pentecost 2
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For all expectant mothers at the Fir Square Program at BC Womenâ€™s Hospital. For all new moms staying at Sheway Housing 5:30 pm in the Lady Chapel 8:00 am 8:30 am 10:30 am 5:00 pm
Morning Prayer Low Mass High Mass Evening Prayer
Daily Lectionary DATE
MON. MAY 27TH
2 COR 10:7-18 PS 66:1-8 MT 13:31-33 IS 61:1-3 PS 16:5-11 LK 22:24-30
TUES. MAY 28TH
WED. MAY 29TH
THU. MAY 30TH
FRI. MAY 31ST
SAT. JUNE 1ST
SUN. JUNE 2ND
SIR 36:1-2, 5-6, 13-17 PS 79:8-13 MK 10:32-45 DEUT 8:2-3, 14-16 PS 34 1 COR 10:16-17 JN 6:51-58 1 SAM 2:1-10 PS 113 ROM 12:9 – 16B LK 1:39-57 1 KGS 18:20-21, 3039 PS 96 GAL 1:1-12 LK 7:1-10 1 KGS 18:20-21, 3039 PS 96 GAL 1:1-12 LK 7:1-10
MORNING PRAYER 9:00 AM PS 25 DT 4:9-14 2 COR 1:1-11 PS 26, 28 DT 4:15-24 2 COR 1:12-22
EVENING PRAYER 5:00PM PS 9, 15 PR 10:1-12 LK 14:25-35 PS 36, 39 PR 15:16-33 LK 15:1-10
PS 38 DT 4:25-31 2 COR 1:23 – 2:17 PS 63:1-8, 96 EX 12:21-27 LK 22:7-20
PS 119:25-48 PR 17:1-20 LK 15:1-2, 11-32 PS 110:1-5; 147 PROV 9:1-6 JN 15:4-17
PS 72 1 SAM 1:1-20 HEB 3:1-6
PS 146, 147 ZECH 2:10-13 JN 3:25-30
PS 30, 32 DT 5:22-33 2 COR 4:13 – 5:10
PS 42, 43 PR 25:15-28 LK 16:19-31
PS 63:1-8, 98 DT 11:1-12 REV 10:1-11
PS 103 EC 1:1-11 MT 13:44-58
Please take this booklet away with you to aid in your own reflection, prayers, and for your information.
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THE CLERGY Rector
Father Mark Greenaway-Robbins email@example.com Assistant Priest Mother Jessica Schaap firstname.lastname@example.org Street Outreach Father Matthew Johnson 604-685-7522 (non-emergency number)
days off: Monday, Saturday Honorary Assistants Mother Alexis Saunders Brother John Blyth Sister Mary Christian Cross
Any of the clergy may be contacted through the Parish Office: 604-685-2532 CLERGY AVAILABILITY For immediate contact or within a few hours their cell numbers are: Father Mark Greenaway-Robbins 778-316-7941
days off: Friday, Saturday Mother Jessica Schaap 604-880-4938
days off: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday You may need to leave a message if we are engaged in a pastoral matter and we will promptly return urgent calls. We seek to be available to all in any circumstances and encourage you to contact us and request an opportunity for a pastoral appointment. We aim to be available regularly. On Saturday, June 1st, Father Mark is on-call for emergency situations. For pastoral care and support you may also contact our Pastoral Care Ministry Coordinator : Joyce Locht EMAIL:
PARISH STAFF Office Managers Linda Adams Mon - Wed 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Janet Hamilton Thu - Sat 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Building Manager & Assistant Art Cuthbertson Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-2:00 PM 604-329-7567 Darren Campbell Sat 8:00 AM-12:00 PM Organist & Choirmaster Assistant Organist
Gerald Harder Bruce McKenzie
PARISH OFFICERS Rectorâ€™s Warden Brian Rocksborough-Smith 604-291-9852 Peopleâ€™s Warden Reece Wrightman 604-872-4129 Assoc. Warden Betty Carlson 604-522-4412 EMAIL: email@example.com Building Project Communication firstname.lastname@example.org Trustee Trustee Trustee Treasurer
Leslie Arnovick Graham Murchie Paul Stanwood Angela Van Luven
Envelope Secretary Philip Green Parish Privacy Officer & Vestry Clerk Linda Adams PARISH COUNCIL Chair Secretary
Jane Turner Erin Kenny
303 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC, v6a 1l4 telephone: 604-685-2532, fax: 604-685-7605 email: email@example.com Web: www.stjames.bc.ca parish office hours: Mon-Sat 9:00 am-4:00pm