Cathedral Day

by SKM

Join us at St. Mark’s Cathedral as 8 Emmanuel parishioners are either confirmed or received into the Episcopal Church. Cathedral Day 2018 will be held Saturday, April 28th with the Eucharist and liturgy for confirmations, receptions, and reaffirmation beginning at 11:00am at St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle. We invite all in the diocese to join us […]

Prayers of the People April 22

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: O Lord, our good shepherd, bless the leaders of your universal church, especially Greg, Hugh and Berto, that that they may inspire us to love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action. Revive our souls and guide us along right pathways for your Name’s sake. O Lord, our good shepherd, may […]

Prayers of the People, April 15

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: My Lord, My love, my God—All nations bow before you, knowing you perhaps by other names. You are Almighty and Omnipresent and all loving. Help us dear Beloved Creator to understand your ways, and to grow in ful?lling the promise you have given us, that we might all be free from wrongdoing and come […]

Sermon April 8

by SKM

Please listen to Fr. Berto’s sermon on renewing baptismal vows.

Prayers of the People, April 7

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: Dear Lord, Creator of all heaven and earth, In this time we pray to you for peace and assurance. We pray with zeal for your guidance in decision making for our nation, be with the President, be with our representatives, that Your will shall be known. Lord, Hear our prayer. God is light and […]

Prayers of the People, April 1 (Easter)

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: Love divine, lift from us our attitudes and behaviors that separate us from you, our creator, and from our brothers and sisters here on earth. We know that only love can save us. May the glorious radiance of resurrection dispel the shadows of the world. Love divine, stir up our hearts, this, your earthly […]

Prayers of the People, March 25

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: O Lord, as we enter Holy Week, let us be inspired by our priests, Berto and Hugh, to be your servants. We give thanks to you LORD, for you are good; your mercy endures forever. O Lord, just as we hold your triumphant entry into Jerusalem and your crucifixion in tension, we hold the […]

Prayers of the People, March 18

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: Let us begin by giving thanks to you for our Bishop, Greg, for Berto and Hugh, our priests, and all ministers of your church, and all the faithful with whom we share this journey to You. We stand today with two great inspirations at our sides—St. Patrick whose respect for the old ways fostered […]

Prayers of the People, March 11

by Prayers of the People Team

Dear Lord, We come to you in prayer among the swift and frightening changes in the world. In this special time of Lent, we open our hearts to your spirit of transformation. Bless Emmanuel Church, the hands and hearts who serve our island community, Fr. Berto, Fr. Hugh, Bishop Gregory, your churches around the world, […]

Prayers of the People, March 4

by Prayers of the People Team

Precious Lord, you clearly command us to make no idols on earth. Our human worship of power, status, and material wealth has separated us from you, your creation, and our brothers and sisters here on earth. Give light to our eyes. Help us to avoid the temptation of false idols. Dear Lord, you are our […]