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O Lord, when your Son ascended into heaven he sent down upon the Apostles the Holy Spirit, as he had promised, that they might comprehend the mysteries of the kingdom: Distribute among us, we pray, the gifts of the selfsame Spirit; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

 

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Leroy Huizenga, Director of the Christian Leadership Center at the University of Mary, clarifies that Catholics actually do believe that non-Catholic Christians are . . . Christian.

Frederick Schmidt discusses the reasons pastors lose their faith in the midst of their ministries.

An excerpt from “How the Church Fails Businesspeople (and What Can Be Done About It),” by John C. Knapp, is presented  over at Christianity Today.

 

 

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O God, by the glorification of Jesus Christ and the coming of the Holy Spirit you have opened for us the gates of your kingdom: Grant that we, who have received such great gifts, may dedicate ourselves more diligently to your service, and live more fully the riches of our faith; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

 

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Peter Stanford, in the Daily Telegraph, reports on the possible candidates to become the next Archbishop of Canterbury.

The Christian Post reports on the ecumenical efforts of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and the Anglican Church in North America to define common beliefs, affirm the core teachings of the faith, and identify ways to address the social challenges confronting the church today.

 

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O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has gone before; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting. Amen.

 

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After the Episcopal Diocese of Eastern Oregon proposed a resolution to administer communion to the unbaptized, Communion Without Baptism (CWB) has become a hotly debated topic. Bryan Owen, over at Creedal Christian, calls CWB an “assault on the church.” Fr. Tony Clavier, over at Shreds and Patches, provides a short theology of baptism in response to the proposal.

Fr. Robert Hart discusses Pentecost Sunday, otherwise know as Whitsunday, in a substantial reflection on the significance of the Day of Pentecost.

Thomas Kidd reports on the ways Anglicans throughout the world are challenging British leadership.

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Collect for Strength

O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has gone before; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting. Amen.

 

 

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