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Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, September 18, 2011

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Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, September 18, 2011


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Trinity Anglican Church

1230 Bank Street

Ottawa, Ontario   K1S 3Y3


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Priest: The Reverend Andrea Thomas

Director of Music: Victoria Scott

Duty Warden: Paul Merriam


Worshiping God as disciples of Jesus;

showing love to our neighbours near and far.

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

September 18, 2011

8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist

10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Choir, and Church School


Welcome to Trinity!  If this is your first visit, please note that we do not take a collection during the service, but your offering may be placed on the plate at the back of the church as you enter or leave.  Also, there are many occasions during the service where we stand for lengthy periods.  If you are more comfortable sitting or kneeling, please feel free to do so.

Organ prelude

We Gather As God’s People

Opening Hymn: Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah            #565 

The Gathering of the Community                                 page 185

Glory to God                                                                         #702       

The Collect of the Day                                                   page 381

We Listen To God’s Word

The First Reading: Exodus: 16:2-15                         (O.T. pg. 62)  

Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45        (sung by the choir)              page 845 

The Second Reading: Philippians 1:21-30           (N.T. page 196)

Gradual Hymn: God Moves in a Mysterious Way  (vs.1-2)        #546   

Celebrant: The Lord be with you

People:   And also with you.

Celebrant: The Holy Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ,

               according to Matthew 20:1-16                       (N.T. page 21)

People:   Glory to you, Lord Jesus Christ…

Celebrant: …The Gospel of Christ.

People:   Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ,

Gradual Hymn (cont’d, vs. 3-4)



We Respond to God’s Word



The Apostles’ Creed                                                            page 189

The Prayers of the People:

Leader: Through the power of God, John saw Jesus in spirit and truth.

People: For the power of God to be felt in our own times, let us offer our prayers of intercession.

Leader: In our Diocese, we pray today for St. John’s, March, St. Paul’s, Dunrobin, St. Mary’s, North March, for participants in the upcoming Diocesan Clergy Conference, and for all Parish Secretaries and Parish Administrators in the Diocese of Ottawa.  For the needs of the whole Church that we name silently or aloud (silence). For John our bishop, for all bishops, for Andrea our Priest, for all the clergy and people, let us pray to the Lord. For the unity of the churches, and for their common witness to the possibility of faith, let us pray to the Lord.

People: For ourselves, our families, and our communities, who are daily faced with questions of faith, let us pray to the Lord.

Leader: Within our Parish we pray for the sick and the suffering, especially (insert names), and for those we name silently or aloud (silence), we pray to you O Lord. We remember those who have died, especially (insert names), for those we name silently or aloud (silence).  Lord hear our prayer.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

People: Increase our faith that we may see your works more clearly; purify our actions that we may reveal your love more surely. We ask this in the name of Jesus, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen.

Confession and Absolution                                          page 191

The Exchange of the Peace                                         page 192

We Celebrate The Presence Of Jesus

Offertory Hymn: Christ Is Made the Sure Foundation                    #300

Prayer Over The Gifts                                             page 382

Eucharistic  Prayer         1                                                     page 193

Sanctus                                                                              #735       

The Lord’s Prayer                                                        page 211

The Breaking of the Bread, sentence #1                       page 212

Angus Dei                                                                           #747

The Communion

Communion Hymn: We Will Lay Our Burden Down           #545

Anthem: Jesu, Son of God Most Holy – M. Wilson

Prayer After Communion                                                      page 382


Announcements/Birthdays and Anniversaries

Recessional Hymn: Forth in Thy Name, O Lord, I Go               #467 


Organ Postlude




Sharing In The Ministry of Our Parish Today

Greeter:                   Audrey Graham

Readers:                  David Hemings and Janet Hemings

Intercessions:         Brenda Small

Lay Administrator:   Chris Garnett

Coffee Hour:           Sue Cherry and Carmen Christian

Altar Guild:             Mary Wilson, Belma Hull           

 and Beulah Rumbolt



VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: We are looking for volunteers to help with a variety of church activities: readers, prayers of the people, coffee hour, Tuesday morning counters, prayer team members, altar guild members, and lay assistants at the altar.  Please speak to Rev. Andrea to get more information about ministry description and time commitment.  Thank you for your support.

WORDS AND MUSIC, SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2011, 4 P.M.: This is the second in this series, and features Janet Hemings, reader, and Victoria Scott, piano and organ. If you missed the first one, please plan to attend this hour of music readings, and reflection.  It offers a chance to sit quietly and enjoy the beautiful space we have at Trinity, outside of our regular worship.  A free will offering will be received.

CHANGE FOR CHANGE.  Don’t forget to drop all your spare change into the World Vision bucket for Sheila.  Check the scrap book for the latest updates on her progress.






If you have any announcement that didn’t make this week’s bulletin, please let Rev. Andrea know prior to the service and she will ensure that it is read.

This Week at Trinity



Tuesday, September 20th      

10:00 a.m. – 2.30 p.m.    CHURCH OFFICE OPEN


Wednesday, September 21st     

10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.   CHURCH OFFICE OPEN

Sunday, September 25th Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

8:00 a.m.                       Holy Eucharist

10:00 a.m.                     Holy Eucharist and Anointing with Choir and Church School

Readings:                      Exodus 17:1-7; Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16; Philippians 2: 1-13; Matthew 21:23-32