St Bart's Sunday Service
The Reverend Canon David Clunie
The Reverend Canon Laurette Glasgow
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We gather today on the traditional territory of the Algonquin nation. May we always dwell on this land with respect and peace.
Prelude:Voluntary in A minor Maurice Greene
Grace: The grace…. And also with you.
Collect Almighty and everliving God, increase in us your gift of faith, that forsaking what lies behind and reaching out to what is before, we may run the way of your commandments and win the crown of everlasting joy; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
Hymn: 422 God Who Touchest Earth with Beauty
Reading: Hebrews 5:1-10 read by Mark Curfoot-Mollington
Every high priest chosen from among mortals is put in charge of things pertaining to God on their behalf, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. He is able to deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is subject to weakness; and because of this he must offer sacrifice for his own sins as well as for those of the people. And one does not presume to take this honor, but takes it only when called by God, just as Aaron was. So also Christ did not glorify himself in becoming a high priest, but was appointed by the one who said to him, “You are my Son, today I have begotten you”; as he says also in another place, “You are a priest forever, according to the order of Melchizedek.” In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered; and having been made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him, having been designated by God a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek.
Psalm: 104:1-9, 25, 37B
Gospel: Mark 10:35-45
James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to Jesus and said to him, "Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you." And he said to them, "What is it you want me to do for you?" And they said to him, "Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your glory." But Jesus said to them, "You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I drink, or be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with?" They replied, "We are able." Then Jesus said to them, "The cup that I drink you will drink; and with the baptism with which I am baptized, you will be baptized; but to sit at my right hand or at my left is not mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it has been prepared." When the ten heard this, they began to be angry with James and John. So, Jesus called them and said to them, "You know that among the Gentiles those whom they recognize as their rulers lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them. But it is not so among you; but whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be slave of all. For the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many."
Sermon The Reverend Canon Laurette Glasgow
Prayers of the People
Anglican Cycle of Prayer:Iglesia Anglicana de la Region Central de America
Diocese:: St. Luke’s, Ottawa - The Reverend Victoria Scott
For Hospital and Nursing Home ministries throughout our Diocese
For all clergy under the jurisdiction of the Bishop of Ottawa
Family & Friends: PErica, Joanne, Frances, Julie, Harriott, Don, Christina, Hana and family, Harriet and family
For the recently departed: Peter McLaine, Patrick Gidlow
The Lord’s Prayer
Closing Hymn: 343 When All Thy Mercies, O My God
Bazaar Announcement from our Co-Chairs - Liz Heatherington and Linda Assad-Butcher
Blessing and Dismissal
Postlude: Cornet Voluntary William Walond
In appreciation for this week’s online service:
The Reverend David Clunie
The Reverend Canon Laurette Glasgow
Reader: Mark Curfoot-Mollington
Music: Timothy Piper
Altar Guild: Pamela Mallon
Web Service and Art Curator: Ruth Honeyman
Video Editor: David Clunie
Webmaster: Kevin McQuinn
- Offertory: Generous financial support is our expression of gratitude which along with our time and talents enables us to provide worship at St. Bart’s and support God’s work in service in our community and beyond.
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- Marianne Feaver, Autumn Path, At Five Lakes
- Dieric Bouts the Elder, (1415-75), Abraham and Melchisedek, 1464-7. Saint Peter, Leuven, Belgium
- Book of Hours, poss.Châtillon de Blois, Psalm 104, c.1340. Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, Maryland.
- Jan Luykens, (1649-1712), The Sons of Zebedee Phillip Medhurst Collection, Belgrave Hall, Leicester
- Tom Thompson, (1877-1917), Summer Clouds, 1916. Private Collection
- Tom Thompson, (1877-1917), Moonlight, 1915. Private Collection
** Previous Sunday Services: March 22, March 29, Palm Sunday, Easter Sunday, April 19, April 26, May 3, May 10, May 17, May 24, May 31,
June 7, June 14, June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 19, July 26, August 2, August 9, August 16, August 23, August 30, September 6, September 13, September 20, September 27, October 4, October 11 October 18. October 25, November 1, November 8, November 15, November 22, November 29, Dcember 6, December 13, December 24, - 2021 - January 3, January 10, January 17, January 24, January 31, February 7, Ash Wednesday, February 14, February 21, Fberuary 28, March 7, March 14 , March 21, Palm Sunday, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, April 11, April 18, April 25, May 2, May 9, May 16, May 23, May 30, June 6, June 13, June 20. Jume 27, August1, August 7, August 15, August 22, September 5, September 12, September 19, September 26, October 3, October 10 **