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This Week at Holy Trinity

This Week at Holy Trinity

Twenty-second Sunday after Pentecost-October 16, 2016
Mass –
11 o’clock in the morning

Join the growing number of members, prospective members, and visitors worshiping together at Holy Trinity.

Pastor Miller’s Sermon: “Yahweh Jumps Jacob at the Jabbok”

Sunday’s Readings
Genesis 32:22-31
Psalm 121
2 Timothy 3:14-4:15
Luke 18:1-8

Sunday’s Music
Prelude: Erhalt uns, Herr  – Dieterich Bustehude
Offertory: My Eyes for Beauty Pine – Herbert Howells
Postlude: Prelude and Fugue in G minor – D. Buxtehude

Hymns
#710   Let Streams of Living Justice
Faith Will Not Grow From Words Alone
#776   What God Ordains Is Good Indeed
#550   On What Has Now Been Sown

Please keep in your prayers: Ellen Benton, Cory Bricco, Charlotte Cage, Peg Faulkner, Dolores Fernandez, Barbara French, the Rev. David Gleason, the Greenberg Family on the loss of husband/father, Tammy and Chris Guptill, Ed Hannah, Maria Jacobson, Diana Langer Marcus, Lawrence Lever, Bill Lutz, Susan Sterne McCann, Laura Murphy, Margaret Nelson, Jytte Palumbo, Glenda Paschal, Wanda Pate, Robert Radsch, Mike Rodriguez, Thorvald Slater, and Benjamin Weiner.

Baptismal Field Trip
Sunday,  October 16
12:30 p.m.
Gather in the nave following Coffee Hour
Join us for a field trip to view the baptismal pool of Grace & St. Paul Lutheran Church (123 W 71st Street) and the baptismal font of Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic Church (152 W 71st Street).  This will give us an idea how other congregations live out their baptisms in their worship space.

Pre-Vespers Talk
3:45 PM
Dr. Michael Marissen
(Professor Emeritus of Music at Swarthmore College)
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Vespers Today!
5:00 PM
Johann Sebastian Bach’s
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Komm, Jesu, Komm

Sunday, October 30, is Reformation Sunday as we observe the 499th year of the Reformation. Join us for worship and, immediately following, there will be a “Brat and Beer Extravaganza.” Brats and mustard will be provided. Please bring one or some of the following: pretzels, rolls, sauerkraut, rotkohl, spaetzli, potato salad, cucumber salad, green salad, German-inspired desserts.

There will be a special All Saints’ Mass on Tuesday, November 1, at 7:00 p.m. The parish choir will sing special music: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina’s Missa sine nomine and Charles V. Stanford’s Justorum animae. Bring your friends to this moving evening in the church year as we give thanks to God for all the saints in the church militant and the church triumphant.

Holy Trinity member Maritza Ortiz Cruz will be ordained on Friday, October 28, 6:00 p.m., at Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church, 155 E 22nd Street. All are welcome to attend.

Contemplative Mass
Every Wednesday
6:30 p.m.
Homily & Music

BREAKING NEWS!
 
MAKE – UP DATES SET
 
FOR HOLY TRINITY’S MEMBER DIRECTORY PHOTOS!

WHEN:   
SUNDAY, December 18th and MONDAY, December 19th. Please mark your calendars. Sign-up Sheets and a website will be available in the near future.

WHO:   
YOU AND YOUR FAMILY! Any Member or Family who did not have their photo taken during our initial sessions, anyone who wants a Retake of their original photo or any In-Process New Members who wish to be in the Photo Directory.

HOW IT WORKS: 
All individuals and families who sit for a portrait will receive a FREE 8″x10″ photo and a printed directory with no pressure to purchase anything.  You can select from digital proofs on the day of your photo session and purchase additional portraits, if desired.

WHERE:   
ALL SITTINGS will be held at Holy Trinity in the library on the 2nd floor.

I CAN’T MAKE IT:    
This is it! No make-up dates until the next version of the directory comes out.

TO DO NOW:   
Send Bonnie an email with your current contact information: Family member names, Home Address; Contact Telephone Numbers; Vocation/Avocation; Year Joined Holy Trinity. Bonnie Minger: office@holytrinitynyc.org

I HAVE A QUESTION:  
CALL the Holy Trinity office at (212) 877-6815

WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO:   
Please mark your calendar, send Bonnie your information and await notification of sign-up sheets and attend when you are scheduled.

Thank you in advance for your participation!