News & notes from St. James

 

 

Apr
17

Preparing for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, April 21, 2024

I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. (John 10:11) SCRIPTURE READINGS    Acts 4: 1-12   1 John 3: 16-24   John

Apr
07

Preparing for the Third Sunday of Easter, April 14, 2024

As they were talking about these things, Jesus himself stood among them, and said to them, “Peace to you!”  (Luke 24:36) SCRIPTURE READINGS   Acts 3: 1-11   1 John 3: 1-7

Mar
31

Preparing for the Second Sunday of Easter, April 7, 2024

 On the evening of that day, the first day of the week, the doors being locked where the disciples were for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among

Mar
28

Preparing for the Resurrection of our Lord, March 31, 2024

 And looking up, they saw that the stone had been rolled back—it was very large. (Mark 16:4) SCRIPTURE READINGS Isaiah 25:6-9 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 Mark 16:1-8   HYMNS FOR THE

Mar
27

Preparing for Easter Vigil, March 30, 2024

 ..“Sir, we remember how that impostor said, while he was still alive, ‘After three days I will rise.’ (Matthew 27:63) SCRIPTURE READINGS   1 Peter 4:1-8   Matthew 27:57-66  

Mar
27

Preparing for Good Friday, March 29, 2024

…”It Is Finished”… (John 19:30) SCRIPTURE READINGS   Isaiah 52:13-53:12   Hebrews 4:14–16; 5:7–9   Seven Last Words of Jesus   HYMNS FOR THE DAY The service will begin in

Mar
27

Preparing for Holy (Maundy) Thursday, March 28, 2024

After he had said this, Jesus was troubled in spirit and testified, “Very truly I tell you, one of you is going to betray me.” (John 13:21) SCRIPTURE READINGS  Exodus 12:1-14  1

Mar
20

Preparing for the Sunday of the Passion, March 24, 2024

“…Blessed is the coming kingdom of our father David! Hosanna in the highest!” (Mark 11:10) SCRIPTURE READINGS  The Triumphal Entry              Mark 11:1-11  Zechariah 9:9-12