Finding God in Fiction and Fantasy will help us to understand the intent of authors like Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and even J. K. Rowling. Various members of the congregation will facilitate discussion. What, after all, are parables, metaphors and allegories if they are not teaching tools? Jesus used very simple tales to convey very profound truths. The plots of the Narnia stories, or Harry Potter, or the Lord of the Rings…Keep Reading
PALM SUNDAY April 9th, 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM Liturgy of the Palms, Reading of the Passion, and Holy Eucharist MONDAY, TUESDAY, and WEDNESDAY April 10,11, and 12, 12:00 PM Holy Eucharist STATIONS OF THE CROSS Wednesday, April 12, Following the Noon Eucharist THE TRIDUUM (March 24-26) MAUNDY THURSDAY, April 13 6:30 PM Institution of the Lord’s Supper and Stripping of the Altar (choral) GOOD FRIDAY, April 14 12:00 PM Solemn Liturgy (choral) HOLY SATURDAY, April 15…Keep Reading
Plan to join fellow readers on Tuesday, March 8, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM, to discuss Ivan Doig’s The Bartender’s Tale. “[This is] possibly the best novel yet by one of America’s premier storytellers.” [Kirkus Reviews] Novels to be discussed in future meetings are: April 12 – Elif Shafak, The Forty Rules of Love: A Novel of Rumi (2010) May 10 – Donna Leon, Death at La Fenice (1992) St….Keep Reading
Lenten Forums Wednesday evenings: February 17 and 24 March 2, 9, and 16 5:30 PM Evening Prayers in the Sanctuary 6:00 PM Simple soup supper 6:30 PM Workshop for adults in Parish Hall / Children in Godly Play Treehouse Nursery available 7:25 PM Compline (Night) Prayers in the Parish Hall
You, O Lord, are the Potter…and we are the clay. Looking to go deeper? Join us Sundays at 9:15am for Christian Formation classes. Nursery is available beginning at 9am. Animate Faith: An imaginative exploration of Christianity’s big questions Feb. 14 – God Feb. 21 – Jesus Feb. 28 – Cross March 6 – Salvation March 13 – Church *located in the library Death & Dying in the Christian Tradition Feb….Keep Reading
Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month the Our Lord’s Table team meets to pick food up at the San Antonio Food Bank and stock our storeroom in the Parish Pavilion for the following Saturday Distribution Day. We meet by 8:30am, convoy to the Food Bank, load up the order, return to St. Paul’s, and unload the order into the Pavilion storeroom, finishing by about 10:00am. If you have…Keep Reading
The Lenten Forums will be held on the following Wednesday evenings: February 17 and 24 March 2, 9, and 16 Each Wednesday will include: 6:00 PM Simple Soup Supper (homemade soups and bread) 6:30 PM Workshop for adults in the Parish Hall Children’s interactive program in Godly Play Treehouse Atrium Nursery available 7:25 PM Closes with Compline (Night) Prayers in the Parish Hall The Lenten Series will conclude on March…Keep Reading
If you are new to St. Paul’s and are interested in learning more about being baptized, confirmed, received, or reaffirmed in the Episcopal Church, please join us for Rites of Renewal classes during the Sundays of January, beginning January 3rd. Fr. Brad, along with other mentors, will lead this class during the Sunday school hour (9:15 am – 10:15 am) in preparation for the bishop’s visit on our patronal feast…Keep Reading
St. Paul’s will celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany on January 6 at 6:30 PM with a Sung Eucharist. The Feast of Epiphany, which follows the twelve days of the Christmas Season, celebrates the “showing forth” of the Christ light as the Magi arrive with their gifts for the young King.
Christmas Eve at St. Paul’s Thursday, December 24 4:30 PM Sung Eucharist with Carols 10:15 PM Carols for the Christ Child 10:30 PM Solemn Eucharist of the Nativity
Out of the Adult Forum on Biblical Social Justice came an invitation to join locally the Trinity Institute’s annual conference webcast being sponsored in San Antonio at Oblate School of Theology. See the flyer below for complete information on how to join in and RSVP.
November 29 marks the first Sunday of the season of Advent, a time of preparation for the celebration of the coming of the Savior. Special events of song and worship are planned for Sunday, December 6 and Sunday, December 13. A congregational Evensong is scheduled for December 6 at 4:00 pm. Then on Sunday, December 13 at 4:00 pm, the Adult Choir and Choral Scholars along with the St. Cecilia…Keep Reading