Old Testament, New Testament and Gospel readings for Sundays this month, with links to ‘Poirot’ actor David Suchet reading the Bible passages. We also remember those whose Year’s Mind falls this month, and those who we’re called to hold before God in the Diocesan and Anglican Cycles of Prayer.
Archives for 2019
An update from the Barnabas Fund, which offers hope and aid to the persecuted church. News this month from Kenya, Turkey, Russia, Uzbekistan and Pakistan. Please pray for our brothers and sisters who are persecuted for their faith.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 29 December 2019.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Wednesday 25 December 2019.
Around the world the Church proclaims with joy the coming of the Lord Jesus: looking back to his incarnation and forward to his second coming in glory. Around the world Christians rejoice that Jesus Christ, Emmanuel, is God with us. Through him we have life, and have it abundantly. Year by year we dwell on…
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 22 December 2019.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 5 December 2019.
The latest edition of an information bulletin from the Diocese of Glasgow & Galloway.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 8 December 2019.
The Diocese of Glasgow and Galloway is no closer to having a new bishop. The Church’s Primus, Most Rev Mark Strange, wrote in an open letter to the Diocese on November 25: My Dear Friends in Glasgow and Galloway I know that many of you have been holding the College of Bishops in prayer as…
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 1 December 2019.
A world of venal rulers and corrupt officials, self-interested religious leaders and an occupying army seemingly at liberty to do what it liked, writes Rev Sydney Maitland. No authentic voice of faith for 400 years and believers a beleaguered minority, easy meat for any and all kinds of abuse. This was the Holy Land in…