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enduring legacies

Charity is a stained glass window once located at Trinity Church in the City of Boston. It was designed by Frederic Crowninshield.  The inscription at the bottom of the window, barely legible in the above photo, reads “ 589 more words


Happy Easter!

“Let every man and woman count himself immortal. Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, ‘Christ is risen,’ but ‘I shall rise.'” 19 more words


Grace Is Sufficient

O Lord, I do not pray for tasks equal to my strength; I ask for strength equal to my tasks.

Phillips Brooks (1835-1893)

HT: @pauljsohn


23rd January 2015

Whatever happens, always remember the mysterious richness of human nature and the nearness of God to each one of us.

~~Phillips Brooks


The Good Word


Psalm 84:9 Feast of Phillips Brooks, VTS Graduate, Class of 1859

The divide that separates one space from the next can be as wide as an inch or seemingly a mile.  

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The Rev. Matthew R. Hanisian