Twelfth Night Potluck Party

Join the St. Augustine’s community for a simple Twelfth Night party (the eve of the Epiphany) to mark the end of the Christmas season in the church.   Saturday, January 5th, 5-7:30pm @ st. Augustine’s…Continue reading

12 Days #8

8. The Eighth Day of Christmas:  The Holy Name of Jesus – Jesus! “Name of wondrous love!” “On the eighth day after his birth, a Jewish boy is circumcised and named.  Until then he has…Continue reading

12 Days #7

John Guliani, “Guatemalan Nativity” 7. The Seventh Day of Christmas – “Love came down at Christmas” Christina Rossetti may be better known for another Christmas hymn, “In the bleak midwinter,” which gives a very intimate perspective…Continue reading

12 Days #6

brian kershisnik, “nativity” 6. The Sixth Day of Christmas – “On this day earth shall ring” This 16th century carol has a Latin refrain:  Ideo gloria in excelsis Deo:  “Therefore, glory to God in the…Continue reading

12 Days #5

Virgin Mary with Christ Child and Saint John the Baptist, by Norval Morrisseau 5. The Fifth Day of Christmas:  The Feast of St. Thomas of Canterbury – “The Huron Carol” Jean de Brébeuf was a 16th…Continue reading

December 30, 2018 Announcements

Welcome to St. Augustine’s. First Sunday after Christmas – December 30, 2018                                                                                          Printable Announcements: December 30, 2018   Sundays 8:00AM – SAID ANGLICAN EUCHARIST 10:00AM – OUR MAIN SERVICE OF HOLY COMMUNION   This…Continue reading

12 Days #4

“Be Be” (The Nativity) by Paul Gauguin 4. The Fourth Day of Christmas:  The Feast of the Holy Innocents of Bethlehem – “Coventry Carol” This Renaissance carol tells the story of the boys whom this…Continue reading

12 Days #3

3. The Third Day of Christmas:  The Feast of St. John the Evangelist – “Of A Father’s Love Begotten” A hymn of Love for the Saint who taught us “God is love.” -Hymn Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aljf9DLgOuM -A…Continue reading

12 Days #2

2. The Second Day of Christmas:  The Feast of St. Stephen – “Good King Wenceslas” -Hymn Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9ZEVeMsZw0 -Lyrics: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_King_Wenceslas   Collect for St. Stephen Grant us grace, O Lord, that like Stephen we may learn to…Continue reading

12 Days – #1

Welcome to the first instalment of St. A’s Daily Christmas Devotional!  Merry Christmas!  We mark these 12 days together. Nativity, by James B. Janknegt, 1995   1. The First Day of Christmas:  Christmas Day –…Continue reading