Posts from November 2012

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A Renaissance Christmas

by John Martin

We have pleasure in advertising A Renaissance Christmas, a concert presented by St. George’s Anglican Church, Ajax with Christmas classics from the Renaissance to the Early Baroque by Bach, Charpentier, Corelli, Merula, Pachelbel, Uccellini, and more, Friday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m. St. George’s is privileged to have musicians from Tafelmusik, Toronto Consort, Toronto Opera Company, and more sharing […]

Sunday, December 2, 2012

by John Martin

On Sunday, December 2 we observe The First Sunday of Advent with services of Holy Communion  at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Year C, Proper for Advent I, BAS p. 268. The readings appointed for this Sunday are: Jeremiah 33:14-16; Psalm 25:1-9; 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13; and Luke 21:25-36. Please join us.

Outreach and Social Justice Presentation on Homelessness

by John Martin

Murray MacAdam, Outreach and Social Justice consultant at the Diocese of Toronto, will speak at St. Mary’s on Wednesday, November 28 at 7:30 p.m. on the issue of homelessness. His presentation is the first in a series focusing on homelessness and mental illness, sponsored jointly by the Outreach and Social Justice Committee and Home on the Hill […]

Sunday, November 25, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, November 25 we celebrate The Reign of Christ with services of Holy Communion  at 8:00 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding, and Holy Communion & Baptism at 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Ruthanne Ward presiding,; the Rev. Mr. Kinghan will preach at both services. Year B, Proper 34, BAS p. 392. The readings appointed for this Sunday are: 2 Samuel 23:1-7; Psalm 132:1-13; […]

“. . . a better barber and I spend more on razor blades”

by John Martin

Justin Welby, recently appointed Archbishop of Canterbury, and therefore leader of the worldwide Anglican Communion (insofar as it admits to such things), introduces himself at a press conference immediately after the announcement. Welby will be the 105th ABC. The current ABC, Rowan Williams steps down at the end of the year.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, November 18 we celebrate Pentecost XXV with services of Holy Communion  at 8:00 a.m., the Rev. Ruthanne Ward presiding, and at 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding; Ms. Bonnie Harkness, Pathways York Region who will speak to us about the work of Pathways with the youth of our community. Year B, Proper 33, BAS p. 374. The readings […]

Sunday, November 11, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, November 11 we observe Remembrance Sunday with services of Holy Communion  at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding and preaching. Year B, Proper 32, BAS p. 391. The readings appointed for this Sunday are: Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17; Psalm 127; Hebrews 9:24-28; and Mark 12:38-44. Please join us.