Music Monthly – December 2018



Music Monthly – December 2018

December 2 – First Sunday of Advent 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Great Litany Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 25:1-9 Rejoice in the Lord alway – Anon. 16th century 88, 178 (439), 546, 96, 560 Passacaglia in C minor BWV 582 – Bach 4.00: Advent Procession with the Great “O” Antiphons Matin Responsory – Palestrina Canite […]

A Creative Advent and Christmas?



A Creative Advent and Christmas?

26 Ideas for Advent (with Sybil MacBeth) Advent is a season of anticipation, of holy waiting . It is a waiting characterized not by idleness or even contented peace, but by prophetic yieldedness and active hope. Perhaps more than any other season in the Christian calendar, Advent acknowledges the already-and-not-yet nature of the Kingdom

Bishop and Chapter News – November 2018



Bishop and Chapter News – November 2018

Bishop and Chapter met on Monday, 19 November 2018 with eight of a usual twelve members present. The Dean lead discussion on an article “Financial Transparency” from the Episcopal Church Foundation. Business Arising • Nominating Committee – membership: C. Schmidt, T. Fetter and G. Hall. Working to secure nominations for 2019 elections • Verger resignation […]

2018 Christmas Angels



2018 Christmas Angels

This year’s crop of angels has arrived at the Cathedral! Paper angels from the Fredericton Food Bank are waiting to be chosen from small trees in the cathedral and in the hall foyer. Each of the 60 angels indicates a specific gift for a needy boy or girl in our city. Unwrapped gifts, with the […]

Mothers’ Union board of trustees



Mothers’ Union board of trustees

Local named to Mothers’ Union board of trustees Mothers’ Union has been making history this fall, both internationally and right here in our diocese. The changes stem from elections held this summer, the results of which were announced in October.First, MU has elected its first worldwide president from outside the British Isles – Sheran Harper…

Music Monthly – November 2018



Music Monthly – November 2018

November 4 – In the Octave of All Saints – Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist with Baptism (BAS) Christ hath a garden – Drinkell German Mass – Schubert Psalm 24:1-6 Give us the wings of faith – Bullock 285(245), 515, 306, 350, 48, 276 Incantation pour un jour saint – Langlais 4.00: Choral […]

Practical Stewardship – Financial Transparency



Practical Stewardship – Financial Transparency

Episcopal Church Foundation Vital Practices – Vestry Papers – Practical Stewardship – Financial Transparency Transparency is a “buzzword” in many situations. It means many things to many people, but generally elicits a positive response in most minds – transparency is a good thing. When applied to the church as a whole and to a local […]

Workshop delves into future of diocesan, Cathedral buildings



Workshop delves into future of diocesan, Cathedral buildings

Workshop delves into future of diocesan, Cathedral buildings About 40 people gathered on Oct. 18 for an investigative tour and thinking session as part of the National Trust’s annual conference, held in Fredericton this year.The National Trust is a registered charity established in 1973 by the Government of Canada, dedicated to promoting the conservation,…