New Altar

The new altar is here!  Thanks to the good folks at “Fynders Keepers” who built it and the intrepid team of volunteers who helped to get it safely installed.

completed altar 1completed altar 2

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Noveritis 2016

In a tradition dating back to the Council of Nicaea, the Church uses the Feast of the Epiphany to announce the dates of the movable feasts for the new year in a proclamation known as the “Noveritis”.

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Be it known to you, dearly beloved Brethren, that by the mercy of God, as we have been rejoicing in the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ, so also do we announce unto you the joy of the Resurrection of the same our Savior.

  • Septuagesima Sunday will be on the 24th day of January.

  • The 10th day of February will be Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the fast of most holy Lent.

  • On the 27th day of March we shall celebrate with joy the holy Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.

  • The Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ will be on the 5th day of May.

  • The Feast of Pentecost on the 15th day of the same month.

  • The Feast of Corpus Christi on the 26th day of the same month.

  • On the 27th of November will occur the first Sunday of the Advent of our Lord Jesus Christ, to whom are honor and glory for ever and ever. Amen.