Monthly Archives: October 2012

Sunday 28th October 2012, Feast of St Simon & St Jude, St Mary’s, evening

Reading Ephesians 2.19-22 Preacher Canon Robert Titley A few weeks ago at the 9.30am Parish Eucharist we had a little quiz: on the rim of a two pound piece, what words will you find? The phrase you’ll find there was … Continue reading

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Gospel of Mark in Greek

Are you interested in reading the Gospel of Mark in Greek and exploring its theology? Contact Piotr Ashwin-Slejkowski

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Ron Bond

Ron, Organist at St Mary’s, has contracted the rare blood condition TTP. Ron moves shortly to St Thomas’ Hospital for rehab. Laura and the family thank everyone for their prayers, cards and good wishes. To find out more about giving … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Us

Let’s talk about Us United Society (’Us’) is the new name for USPG, our Anglican mission agency. Christians in Richmond welcome an Us speaker on Saturday 24th November; Us Chief Executive Janette O’Neill preaches at our team service on Sunday … Continue reading

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21st October 2012, 20th Sunday after Trinity, St Mary’s, morning

Readings Isaiah 53.4–end, Mark 10.35–45 Preacher The Venerable Stephen Roberts, Archdeacon of Wandsworth Welcome of Ruth Martin as Reader and Licensing of Alan Sykes as Honorary Curate Ruth Martin was licensed as a new Reader by the Bishop of Southwark … Continue reading

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October 21st 2012, 20th Sunday after Trinity, St Mary’s, evening

Readings Joshua 14.6–14, Matthew 12.1–21 Preacher Canon Robert Titley If sixty is the new forty, tonight’s Old Testament reading is a text for our times. Caleb is in his eighties, and says he has as much oomph as when he … Continue reading

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Trinity 20 – St. Matthias – 21 October 2012

It is very easy to criticise James and John for wanting places of honour next to Jesus, in their vision of his Kingdom. But if you consider them in the context of their own time, they believed Jesus when he … Continue reading

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October 14th 2012, 19th Sudany after Trinity, St mary’s, morning

Reading Mk 10.17-31 Preacher Canon Robert Titley Baptism of Guy Stanford Tuck,Florence Grondona and Alexander Lindsay If you are poor, you know it, because life is a constant juggling act, putting off what you badly need, to pay for what you … Continue reading

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Sunday 7th October 2012, 17th after Trinity, St Mary’s, evening

Readings Genesis 2.18-24; Mark 10.2-16 Preacher Canon Robert Titley  This morning we had fun with Harvest Festival. Tonight, darker stuff. Harvest can be dark too – I was talking to a colleague from Cheshire who said that the Harvest services in … Continue reading

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Sunday 7th October 2012, Harvest Thanksgiving, St Mary’s, morning

Reading  Matthew 6.25-33 Preacher Canon Robert Titley The service included the blessing of a wedding ring for Vanessa and Stephen Cole I am a thoroughgoing townie, but something that seems clear even to me is that to be a farmer is to be … Continue reading

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