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Sunday Morning Eucharist

November 30, 2014 10 00 -18000

May God the Father be with us, Lord Jesus Christ direct us, and the Holy Spirit empower us in our new journey!

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PoppyIn Flanders Fields
 
 In Flanders fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses, row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly
Scarce heard amid the guns below.
We are the Dead. Short days ago
We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
Loved, and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders fields.
Take up our quarrel with the foe:
To you from failing hands we throw
The torch; be yours to hold it high.
If ye break faith with us who die
We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
In Flanders fields. 
 
by Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae

 

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Who are we?

St John’s is part of the world-wide Anglican communion. We strive to live up to our motto of “Open Doors; Open Hearts; Open Minds” as a loving, joyful, and Christ-centred community, serving God by serving others. We worship in a sacramental way, meaning that Holy Communion (Eucharist) is the fundamental part of our Sunday gatherings.

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History

St. John's - Nelson, the second oldest Anglican Church in Burlington, was founded in 1835 though worship has taken place in the present building since 1839. Though St. Luke's, Wellington Square was established in 1834...

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Special and Regular Services

RECTOR: The Rev’d Bahman Kalantari

SUNDAY SERVICE:
Sunday 10:00 am
Type of Service: Eucharist
Style of Service: BAS
Music: Choral
Sunday School: All ages welcome

HEALING SERVICES:
First Tuesday each month 7:30pm - Eucharist
Third Sunday each month 11:30am - no Eucharist
Next Services:
Tuesday August 5, 2014

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