Third Sunday of Advent, Spiritual Communion

Welcome to the Third Sunday of Advent and Spiritual Communion with Rev. Richard Bridgford. Lector: Ariel Fernandez Music by Joe Ritchie and James Coaxum Video production by Emmett Pate Bulletin: http://bit.ly/3qNvOKa 00:00 Prelude: Lo! How a Rose E’er Blooming 03:27 Welcome 04:54 Reading: Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 06:38 Reading: Canticle 15 07:33 Hymn: There’s a Voice … [Read more…]

Second Sunday of Advent, Holy Eucharist

Welcome to the Second Sunday of Advent and Holy Eucharist with Rev. Richard Bridgford and Rev. Julia Ashby Lector: Brian Pritchard Music by Joe Ritchie and James Coaxum Video production by Emmett Pate Bulletin: http://bit.ly/33MgrrA 00:00 Prelude: In the Bleak Mid-Winter 03:18 Welcome 04:46 Reading: Isaiah 40:1-11 06:42 Reading: Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13 07:45 Hymn: Prepare … [Read more…]

Clergy Clatter

One of my very earliest memories is putting out a plate of snacks for Santa before going to bed on Christmas Eve. We were living in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and you can guess what the winters are like in Cheyenne. Like most houses in that climate, we had a fireplace in the living room with a … [Read more…]

First Sunday of Advent, Holy Eucharist

Welcome to the First Sunday of Advent and Holy Eucharist with Rev. Richard Bridgford and Rev. Julia Ashby Lector: Susie Pedigo Music by Joe Ritchie and James Coaxum Video production by Emmett Pate Bulletin: http://bit.ly/33k82eM 00:00 Prelude: Pastorale on a French Carole 03:37 Welcome 04:52 Reading: Isaih 64:1-9 06:27 Reading: Psalm 80:1-7, 16-18 08:01 Hymn: … [Read more…]

Christ the King, Holy Eucharist

Welcome to Christ the King Sunday and Holy Eucharist with Rev. Richard Bridgford and Rev. Julia Ashby. Lector: John Greene Music by Joe Ritchie and James Coaxum Video production by Emmett Pate Bulletin: http://bit.ly/3ffOe0z 00:00 Prelude: Trumpet Prelude 01:38 Welcome 03:29 Reading: Ezekial 34:11-16, 20-24 05:14 Reading: Psalm 95:1-7a 07:30 Hymn: Praise the Lord 08:28 … [Read more…]

COVID-19 Guidelines Update

A short video from Rev. Richard Bridgford on the COVID Guidelines update from the Bishop. To check the “Positivity Rate” as described in the video, simply visit: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/coronavirus/covid-19-in-virginia-testing/ and then select “Norfolk” from the “Health District” drop-down menu.

Morning Prayer, Pentecost 24

Welcome to Pentecost 24 Sunday and Morning Prayer with Rev. Richard Bridgford Lectors: Brian Pritchard and Ariel Fernandez Music by Joe Ritchie and James Coaxum Video production by Emmett Pate Bulletin: http://bit.ly/2Iyccbv 00:00 Prelude: Allegro Maestoso from Sonata II 03:05 Welcome 04:23 Reading: Psalm 90:1-8,12 05:32 Reading: Zephaniah 1:7,12-18 07:30 Hymn: Rise Up, Ye Saints … [Read more…]

Morning Prayer, Pentecost 23

Welcome to Pentecost 23 Sunday and Morning Prayer with Rev. Richard Bridgford Lectors: Ariel Fernandez and Brian Pritchard Music by Joe Ritchie and James Coaxum Video production by Emmett Pate Bulletin: http://bit.ly/32g2Jwn 00:00 Prelude: Vater unser im Himmelreich 01:14 Welcome 03:51 Reading: Wisdom of Solomon 6:12-16 04:31 Hymn: Come down, O Love Divine 07:26 Reading: … [Read more…]