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A sermon on the festival of the Holy Innocents

A sermon on the festival of the Holy Innocents

with reference to an assembling of the Sunday schools of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the city and liberties of Philadelphia

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Published by Printed by William Fry in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sunday schools -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Sermons.,
  • Church work with the poor -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Sermons.,
  • Feast of the Holy Innocents -- Sermons.,
  • Sermons, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William White.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 46795.
    ContributionsEpiscopal Church. Diocese of Pennsylvania.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17716212M


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A sermon on the festival of the Holy Innocents Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Holy Innocents. The Gospel lesson that is read today is actually from the lectionary for the Feast of the Holy Innocents, which in the liturgical calendar is celebrated on December 28 – four days ago. The Book of Common Prayer lectionary assigns different readings for Author: William Mouser.

PsalmJeremiahRevelationMatthew The Holy Innocents The Gospel lesson that is read today is actually from the lectionary for the Feast of the Holy Innocents, which in the liturgical calendar is celebrated on December 28 – four days ago. Liturgical Colour: Red Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, on this day we commemorate the memory of the Holy Innocents, the martyrs of the faith who were slaughtered on the orders of king Herod of Judea, who murdered them in his futile attempt to destroy the Messiah and Saviour of the world, the True King Whom Herod feared would topple him and.

In the New Testament, the Massacre of the Innocents is the incident in the nativity narrative of the Gospel of Matthew () in which Herod the Great, king of Judea, orders the execution of all male children two years old and under in the vicinity of Bethlehem.A majority of Herod biographers, and "probably a majority of biblical scholars", hold the event to be myth, legend.

The Massacre of the Innocents is the biblical recount of infanticide by Herod the Great, the Roman-appointed King of ing to the Gospel of Matthew, Herod ordered the execution of all young male children in the vicinity ofBethlehem, so as to avoid the loss of his throne to a newborn King of the Jews whose birth had been announced to him by the Magi.

Plot. The Holy Innocents is the story of three young cinephiles, Matthew, an American studying in Paris, and the French twins Guillaume and in the tumultuous months ofit is a story of obsession and youth.

The initial obsession is cinematic. Matthew is studying film, the twins are fascinated by the cinema, and they become close because of their shared interest. Lent begins again. Here is our Lent 1 sermon from Fr Steve. Lenten Bible study will be held at the church every Wednesday in Lent atusing ABM's new study book, Where Do We Go From Here, written by Matthew Anstey and Fr Steve.

HOMILY FOR THE FEAST OF THE HOLY INNOCENTS. HOMILY THEME: THE HOLY INNOCENTS: THE BITTER SIDE OF CHRISTMAS. BY: Fr. Evaristus Abu. HOMILY: “Then Herod, when he saw that he had been tricked by the wise men, was in a furious rage, and he sent and killed all the male children in Bethlehem.” Matthew   The Lament of Rachel.

Just a few days into Christmas and the liturgical calendar confronts us with the Feast of the Holy Innocents. “When Herod saw that he had been tricked by the wise men, he was infuriated, and he sent and killed all the children in and around Bethlehem who were two years old or under” (Mt.

Get this from a library. A sermon on the festival of the Holy Innocents: with reference to an assembling of the Sunday schools of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the city and liberties of Philadelphia.

[William White; Episcopal Church. Diocese of Pennsylvania.]. Commentary, Exegesis & Sermon Preparation (see also listings at individual scripture pages, linked in listings at top of page) "The Innocents," Nancy Rockwell, Bite in the Apple, "On the Fourth Day of Christmas," Jan Richardson, The Painted Prayerbook, Today we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Innocents, all those young boys in and around Bethlehem, two and under, whom Herod had massacred in order to kill Jesus Christ.

We do not know their number or their names, but the Church lists them as among her martyrs. Some have disputed that they should be Continue reading "A Dangerous Reflection on the Feast of the. HOMILY FOR THURSDAY, FOURTH DAY WITHIN THE OCTAVE OF CHRISTMAS.

FEAST OF THE HOLY INNOCENTS. HOMILY THEME: THE HOLY INNOCENTS. BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon. HOMILY: (Mt. ) In the day’s Gospel, Feast of the Holy Innocents, the angel warned Joseph about the plan of Herod to destroy their child.

They were able to elude Herod. The Book of Revelation paints that wonderful picture for us when he says -- and think of all the holy innocents as I read this: After this I looked, and there was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, robed in white, with palm.

Jeremiah ; Revelation ; Matthew ; Psalm ; Download this page as a Word Document. The Collect. W e remember today, O God, the slaughter of the holy innocents of Bethlehem by King Herod. Receive, we pray, into the arms of your mercy all innocent victims; and by your great might frustrate the designs of evil tyrants and establish your rule of justice, love.

The feast of the beloved Disciple is followed by that of the Holy Innocents. The Crib of Jesus -- where we have already met and venerated the Prince of Martyrs and the Eagle of Patmos -- has today standing round it a lovely choir of little Children, clad in snow-white robes, and holding green branches in their hands.

The title characters of this rich, furiously concentrated first novel, set in Paris during the student uprisings ofare year-old twins Guillaume and Danielle and their friend Matthew, a ye.

The Holy Innocents are few in comparison to the genocide and abortion of our day. But even if there had been only one, we recognize the greatest treasure God put on the earth—a human person, destined for eternity, and graced by Jesus’ death and resurrection. The Holy Innocents are the Patron Saints of: Newsletter : Franciscan Media.

There is, of course, nothing holy in being murdered by a despot. The holiness of the innocents derives entirely from their humanity. There are, on the days following Christmas, three feast days which come one after the other and which are always a little surprising.

Boxing Day is the Feast of Stephen the first Martyr. Sermons Go. Pledge & Give. Annual Stewardship Pledge; Giving. Among the beloved songs of this season is "We three kings of Orient are." This wondrous hymn had a beginning.

It was written in by an Episcopal deacon, John Henry Hopkins, Jr., who taught church music at the General Theological Seminary in New York City. Matthew Twists, Turns, and Detours Along the Way (McLarty).

Sermon for the Sunday after the Nativity - Holy Innocents and the Nature of GodMatthew December, Reconciliation Christian Ministries.

No wonder Herod's slaughter of the innocents has been remembered throughout history. Christians have been commemorating the feast of the "Holy Innocents" since the fifth century, the Church of England on December 28 each year. The story always featured in medieval mystery plays - large-scale dramas which all the people of a town would be.

December 28 marks the Feast of the Holy Innocents, or “Childermas.” The feast commemorates infant boys in the Bethlehem area who were massacred by order of King Herod after he heard of Christ’s birth. Herod was so attached to his own power and glory that he was willing to sacrifice innocent children to preserve : Kayla Knaack.

The Slaughter of the Innocents. Sermon Text: Matthew This sermon is from the Lord’s Day pulpit ministry of R.C. Sproul at Saint Andrew’s Chapel near Orlando Florida. The Holy Innocents is a meditation on the obsession of flesh and living a dream, disregarding reality for a moment of pleasure.

Matthew, Danielle, and Guillaume are cinephiles always on a mission for a new fixation. The source of their new drug is each other. After reading The Holy Innocents I read The Dreamers, a revised version of the text /5.

This question may have been on the lips of the mothers of the holy innocents of Bethlehem. God sent an angel to warn Joseph and the Holy Family to flee, but the other families received no warning. We don’t know exactly how many children Herod murdered. Scholars estimate that there were perhaps twenty male infants in the small town of Bethlehem.

Church of the Holy Innocents Episcopal Church, Prospect Ave., West Orange, NJ, () Sermon, Father William J. Albinger Feast of the Holy Innocents Decem (Sermon delivered from notes – this is a recreation) TEXTS: Jeremiah ; Ps ; Matt.

In the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. Today we are celebrating the Feast of the Holy Innocents which on the Church calendar is December   Readings & Reflections: Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs, Decem The prophet Jeremiah poetically described the agony of the Jews as they were taken into Babylon: “Rachel mourns for her children, she refuses to be consoled because her children are no more!” (Jer ).

Matthew’s Gospel () recounts for us the gruesome deed: Then Herod perceiving that he was deluded by the wise men, was exceeding angry; and sending killed all the men children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the borders thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently inquired of the wise men.

West 37th Street (2, mi) New York, New York Followers: 2K. The Feast of the Holy Innocents sets before us a harsh truth. “In the face of the Ultimate, one must either destroy or [protect and] adore” (adapted from Erasmo Leiva-Merikakis, Fire of Mercy, p.

91). Within that truth is a question each of us must answer. (Revised and reposted from ). Boy bishop, boy chosen to act as bishop in connection with the Feast of the Holy Innocents on Decem in a custom widespread in Europe during the Middle Ages. In England, where the practice was most popular, a boy bishop was elected on December 6—the feast of St.

Nicholas, the patron of children—and retained possession of his office through the Feast of the Holy.

Through death, we are God's holy people. Now His angels protect us, guarding our lives against the forces of darkness that hate the Light who lives in us. His angels are with us to hold shut the mouth of the evil dragon so that he cannot devour us.

One day, His holy angels will guide our path through the grave and up to realms of everlasting glory. This excerpt from a sermon from the Early Church Father St. Quodvultdeus (Sermo 2 de Symbolo: PL 40, ) reflects on the story of Herod’s massacre of used in the Roman Office of Readings for the Feast of the Holy Innocents on Decem the 4th of.

Fr. Roger J. Landry St. Bernadette Parish, Fall River, MA Feast of the Holy Innocents Decem 1 JohnPsMt To listen to an audio recording of this homily, please cli. MASS READINGS. Decem (Readings on USCCB website). COLLECT PRAYER. O God, whom the Holy Innocents confessed and proclaimed on this day, not by speaking but by dying, grant, we pray.

Holy Innocents is commonly observed on December 28 th, and that means that Christmas, our feast of light, our celebration of the incarnation, and the opening of Christmastide, which is observed as a time of joy – Christmas is immediately followed by two commemorations of acts of political murder, the death of Stephen the first Christian.

THE HOLY INNOCENTS THE CIRCUMCISION OF THE LORD PART II THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD THE CONVERSION OF SAINT PAUL THE Pentecost), and the Festival Sermons. There is no table of themes for the Festival Sermons; consequently the cross-headings are those of the Editors.

NOTE: According to the First Book of Chronicles. Feast of the Holy Innocents, also called Childermas or Innocents’ Day, Christian feast in remembrance of the massacre of young children in Bethlehem by King Herod the Great in his attempt to kill the infant Jesus (Matthew –18).

The feast is observed by Western churches on December 28 and in the Eastern churches on December The slain children were regarded. The musical setting is by Michael Haydn of the hymn for the Feast of the Holy Innocents: Salvete Flores Martyrum It is from his Vesperae In F for Equal Voices, Soli and Orchestra.

The singers are.Pope’s Letter to World’s Bishops on Feast of Holy Innocents, Martyrs ‘Christian joy is born from a call to embrace and protect human life, especially that of the holy innocents of our own day.