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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

“Millions of Americans are happy – Without God,” proclaims an advert on Fort Worth buses, while a hoarding above the Lincoln Tunnel leading from New Jersey greets drivers with a cheery rhyme, “You know it’s a myth. This season celebrate Reason.” Celebrate “Reason”? How? Perhaps our modern devotees of the Cult of Reason will [...]

By Fr. Charles Nalls “And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.” -St. Luke 2:7 Time to take a deep breath. During the run up to Christmas, we have been pushed to sacrifice…to sacrifice time and effort to make the holidays [...]

In the News

In the News

English Bishops go to Rome: In the wake of impending legislation to allow women bishops in the Church of England, five bishops, John Broadhurst, Andrew Burnham, Keith Newton, Edwin Barnes and David Silk, announced their resignation, effective this December. All five will join the Roman Catholic Church under the aegis of the Apostolic Constitution, [...]

Sweet Babe of Bethlehem

Sweet Babe of Bethlehem

Fr. Terence Jordan reflects on the Creche Sweet Babe of Bethlehem, I praise thee, I bless thee, I thank thee. I love thee with all my heart. I desire to worship thee. And to be like thee in all Thy holy and blessed ways. - from Visit to the Christmas Crib, St. Augustine’s Prayer Book “To be like thee.” To be like [...]

We are Catholic Christians

We are Catholic Christians

Bishop Iker says we have no faith of our own In last month’s article, entitled “Have We Joined A Different Denomination?” (http://www.fwepiscopal.org/bishop/bishop.html) I refuted the allegation of our adversaries that this diocese has “left the Church and joined another denomination.” On the contrary, we remain members of the [...]

The Holy Innocents

The Holy Innocents

Georgette Forney on the holiness of life Are you familiar with the Feast of the Holy Innocents? In the liturgical calendar, the Feast of the Holy Innocents is observed on December 28th and often gets lost in the midst of Christmas and New Year celebrations. This often over-looked holy day is a critical component of the Christmas Narrative [...]