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Ninth Sunday After Pentecost


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The Rev. Michel Dubord

Pianist: Nicolas Fobes

Cantor: Aditi Magdalena

Worshipping God as disciples of Jesus;

showing love to our neighbours near and far.

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

August 11, 2019

9:30am Holy Eucharist


We Gather As God’s People

The churches of our Diocese stand on the traditional territories of the Algonquin and Mohawk Nations. May we dwell on these lands always with respect and peace.

Opening Hymn: The Church of Christ in Every Age                         #584

The Gathering of the Community                                                    page 185

Gloria                                                                                                  Hymn #686                                                                                                             

Kyrie                                                                                                                 #706

Collect of the Day

Almighty God,
you sent your Holy Spirit
to be the life and light of your Church.
Open our hearts to the riches of your grace,
that we may bring forth the fruit of the Spirit
in love, joy, and peace;
through Jesus Christ our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen.

We Listen To God’s Word

The First Reading: Isaiah1:1, 10-20                                       O.T. page 630                                 

Psalm: 50 v 1-9, 23-24                                                                   page 768               

The Second Reading: Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16                         N.T. page 225      

Gospel Acclamation (sung together)   

Celebrant:        The Lord be with you

People:           And also with you.

Celebrant:        The Holy Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ,

according to Luke 12:32-40                           (N.T. page 75)

People:           Glory to you, Lord Jesus Christ (sung together)

Celebrant:        The Gospel of Christ.

People:           Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ. (sung together)


Apostles Creed                                                                                 (pg. 189)

We Respond to God’s Word

Prayers of the People (Adapted from Susan Sayers)
Jesus does not avoid the company of sinners but befriends them.

Leader: Let us pray to the God who longs for all to be rescued. We pray for St. Stephen’s, Ottawa, The Reverend George Kwari, for the Diocesan Deacons: Deacon Jarrett Carty, Deacon, Peter Cazaly, Deacon Elizabeth December, Deacon Caroline Ducros, Deacon Richard Matthias, Deacon Robert Sicard. We pray for Linda, our Primate, Anne, our Metropolitan, John, our Bishop, and Michael Bird, our assisting Bishop. For Arran, our priest and for all clergy and people and their ministries in the Diocese of Ottawa.

People: Heavenly God, thank you for our bishops, priests and deacons, and all who are called to the different ministries of the Church. Bless them as they work in your service and uphold them with your power. (Silence)

Leader: God our shepherd:

People: all our needs are known to you.

Leader: Thank you for all peace initiatives and every genuine attempt at negotiation in conflict resolution. May those who govern be governed by your love; may those who lead be led by your directing; may the whole world come to know its need of you. (Silence)

Leader: God our shepherd:

People: all our needs are known to you.

Leader: Thank you, Lord God, for our families and friends, those we meet each day and those we seldom see; draw all our loved ones closer to you, and search out those whose faith is fragile or fragmented. (Silence)

Leader: God our shepherd:

People: all our needs are known to you.

Leader: Heavenly Father, as we recall the needs of those who are sad or lonely, lost or afraid of what they have become, we pray for the knowledge of your love to wrap warmly around them, and your living presence to bring them to a place of safety and hope. At this time, we pray for (insert names) and for those who we name silently or aloud. (Silence).

Leader: God our shepherd:

People: all our needs are known to you.

Leader: Have mercy, Lord God, on those who have recently died; may they enjoy the eternal life of heaven, where there is no more pain, sorrow or weariness, and every tear shall be wiped away. At this time, we pray for (insert names) and for those who we name silently or aloud.  (Silence).

Leader: God our shepherd:

People: all our needs are known to you.

Leader: Thank you, heavenly God, for your long-suffering patience with us.

Leader: Merciful God,
Accept these prayers for the sake of your Son, our Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen.

Confession and Absolution                                                              page 191

The Exchange of the Peace                                                             page 192

We Celebrate the Presence of Jesus

Offertory Hymn: How Clear Is Our Vocation                                      #466

Prayer over the Gifts                                                                        

God of Life and freedom, we celebrate the revelation of Jesus

as the Christ who makes all creation new.

Accept all we offer you this day

and make us new in him,

who is Lord for ever and ever.  Amen                                                    

Eucharistic Prayer  

Sanctus                                                                                                                 #735

Great Amen                                   

The Lord’s Prayer                                                                             page 211

The Breaking of the Bread                                                               page 213

Agnus Dei                                                                                            page 747                                                                                                                 

The Communion

Prayer after Communion        

Gracious God, lover of all,

by this sacrament

you make us one family in Christ your Son,

one in the sharing of his body and blood,

one in the communion of his Spirit.

Help us to grow in love for one another

and come to the full maturity of the Body of Christ.

We ask this in his name. Amen.

Doxology and Blessing                                                                           (Pg. 214)                                                                                                              

Announcements/Birthdays and Anniversaries

Recessional Hymn: Worship the Lord in the Beauty of Holiness   # 385



Sharing in the Ministry of our Parish Today

Greeter: Yvonne Silverman

Readers: Doug Small and Judy Richardson

Intercessions: Mary Sean Burgham

Hospitality:  Lorna Feehan

Lay Administration: Judy Richardson and Yvonne Silverman

Altar Guild: Brenda Small, Joanne McCracken, Yvonne Silverman,  

and Sue Taylor.


PRAYER and PRAISE at ANDREW HAYDON PARK!   Come and join in a joyful celebration of the Eucharist on June 19, July 17 and August 21. The music starts at 7:00p.m. For more information, see the poster in Bender Hall or speak to Yvonne Silverman.


Are members of your congregation looking for a night of trivia (multiple choice)? And corn on the cob (and delicious desserts)? Organize a team of anywhere from two to eight people or come on your own and join us for an evening of fun with all proceeds going to support the ecumenical Christian Campus Ministry at Algonquin College. Cost: Freewill donation. Hosted by St. Stephen’s Anglican Church with parking at 2821 St Stephen’s Street. Deadline to register: August 12. To register, contact Jack Wilson @

CELEBRATING 140 YEARS: On Saturday, October 19, 2019, we will mark Trinity’s presence for 140 years at Bank and Cameron and your help is needed! We plan to include past parishioners and/or their families so let’s put our heads together to develop a list of invitees. Do you have photos of persons or events from Trinity’s recent or distant past (weddings, baptisms, outings, etc.)? Please pull out your photo albums and share your memories. Finally, we’re looking for special stories from earlier days at Trinity. For further information, please see Judy Richardson or Lindsay Whillans. Mark your calendars now to save the date!

NEEDS OF THE EMERGENCY FOOD CENTRE: The following items are currently in demand at the Centretown Emergency Food Centre ( Peanut Butter, Canned Tuna, Salmon, Meat and Stews, Canned Vegetables, Canned Soups, Canned Beans, including baked beans, kidney beans, black beans, Cereals, Dry pasta and pasta sauce, Kraft dinner, Toothpaste and toothbrushes, Toilet paper.


Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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

10:00 a.m. – 2 p.m.   ACW

Friday, August 16th, 2019

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

Sunday, August 18th, 2019 – Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

Readings: Isaiah 5:1–7; Psalm 80:1–2, 8–18, Hebrews 11:29– 12:2; Luke 12:49–56