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  • There are times in our Gospels when Jesus seems to single out those who are materially wealthy to demonstrate points in his parables. This has led many to characterize Jesus as a teacher who despised the rich and favored the poor. Let me be clear: Jesus came that he might draw the WHOLE world to him... [read more]
  • In this week's Gospel, we hear the Lucan version of the Lord's Prayer. While many of us are more familiar with the Matthean version (the one that actually starts “Our Father”), Luke's version is considered by many to be older and thus closer to the actual words of Jesus. Let's assume this to be true... [read more]
  • It will come as no surprise to many who know me that I identify with Martha in this story. Rather than extolling one sister over another, I tend to see this moment between Jesus and his friends as being more about the tendencies present within each one of us. I am a do-er. I have always struggled... [read more]
  • So, given that I am the Canon for Outreach and Formation, I feel that I would be remiss if I were to spend this time writing about anything other than the concept of “neighbor”. In Old Testament times, the Hebrew word for “neighbor” had a meaning that embraced not only those with whom you shared kin... [read more]

Upcoming Events

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  • Summer Schedule (June 5-August 28) 8:00 AM Holy Eucharist, Rite I (Traditional language, no music) 10:00 AM Holy Eucharist, Rite II (Contemporary Language with Hymns, occasional guest soloists) 11:00 AM Coffee Hour
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  • The Gallery Guild of St. John would like to invite you to visit the Gallery for the Summer All Media Show. Works from multiple artist from Albuquerque and beyond will be on display and for sale. The show opens June 12 and runs through Labor Day Weekend  
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  • Farewell Reception for Wamsley Family is July 31 following the 10:00 a.m. service. Canon Wamsley has accepted a call to another ministry outside the Diocese of the Rio Grande. Join us to wish him and his family God-speed. Thanks to the Hospitality Ministry for providing the reception.     ... [read more]