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Thursday, January 6, 2011

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The Epiphany

The Epiphany

The Epiphany celebrates Jesus revealed as Christ. January 6 is not only the Feast itself, but also the beginning of a season in which we come to know, one epiphany at a time, Jesus of Nazareth as the Messiah, our Savior and Redeemer, very God of very God.

In 2018, we celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany not only on January 6 (with a said Mass in the Chantry Chapel at 12:10pm), but also on Sunday, January 7 with choral services at 11am and 4pm.

At Saint Thomas, we also celebrate the visit of the wise men to the Christ child at an Epiphany Procession, which also includes commemorations of Christ's baptism in the River Jordan and also Christ's first miracle at the wedding of Cana. In 2018, the Epiphany Procession is at 11am and 4pm on Sunday, January 14.

To more fully understand the season of Epiphany, which extends all the way though Shrove Tuesday (the day before Ash Wednesday), consider reading or listening to these sermons.

O God, who by the leading of a star didst manifest thy only-begotten Son to the peoples of the earth: Lead us, who know thee now by faith, to thy presence, where we may behold thy glory face to face; through the same Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Morning Prayer & Holy Eucharist ID: 77457; 2 pers.; [17 words]
8:00 AM

Morning Prayer Psalms: 46 & 97 Lesson: Isaiah 52:7-10 Holy Eucharist – Rite I Lesson: Ephesians 3:1-12 Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12

Holy Eucharist ID: 77458; 3 pers.; [10 words]
12:10 PM

Holy Eucharist – Rite II Lesson: Ephesians 3:1-12 Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12

Festal Eucharist ID: 77460; 4 pers.; 5 prog.; [14 words]
5:30 PM

Above: The Adoration of the Magi in the southeast stairwell of Saint Thomas Church.

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