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9 January: The Baptism of Our Lord

When my ten-year-old godson was baptised, he chose a new name, one that was important to him: his Father’s name.

When my son was baptised he was given names from his grandfathers and godfather. 153 more words

Daily Reflections

Sermon for the Feast of Holy Name

After eight days had passed, it was time to circumcise the child; and he was called Jesus, the name given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb.

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Who needs a name? - A sermon for Holy Name Day (Jan. 1, 2017) - The Rev. Clarence Butler

I must confess, as I most always feel when delivering a sermon, that I wish we – you and I – could be seated around a table, so that we could exchange ideas, thoughts, stream of consciousness responses to the words of scripture which we have just heard. 1,312 more words


PRAYER: Litany Of The Holy Name Of Jesus

Author unknown

Lord, have mercy on us.
Christ, have mercy on us.
Lord, have mercy on us.
Jesus, hear us. Jesus, graciously hear us.

God the Father of Heaven, have mercy on us. 683 more words


St. Bernard's Hymn to the Name of Jesus

* Taken from St. Bernard’s Sermons for the Seasons & Principal Festivals of the Year: Translated from the Original Latin by a Priest of Mount Melleray… 7 more words

Interior Life

The Jewishness of Jesus for a New Year of Courage

January 1, New Year’s Day, repeatedly blinks and flashes on the secular calendar like a giant reset button. It’s the opportunity and the invitation to start over and start fresh. 939 more words

Current Events

What’s in a name

A sermon for Holy Name: Numbers 6:22-27, Psalm 8, Galatians 4:4-7, Luke 2:15-21

 What’s in a name? About what we think, and more. You all know my name is Scott. 1,243 more words