Holy Eucharist, Rite I, March 25, 2012

Title:Holy Eucharist, Rite I, March 25, 2012

Bulletin Date: March 25, 2012 4:00 am

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Holy Eucharist, Rite I, 9AM

Priest-in-Charge:  The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks

(BCP—Book of Common Prayer, H-Hymnal 1982;  S Numbers are the service music found in the front of The Hymnal 1982; WLP-Wonder, Love and Praise, LEVAS-Lift Every Voice and Sing II)

As you enter this sacred space that has been set aside for time with God, join us in silence as we go to God in prayer.


The Word of God

Opening Acclamation                                                                  BCP 323

The Trisagion                                                                            BCP 324

The Collect of the Day                                                                    Insert

First Reading                      Jeremiah 31:31-34

Psalm                                Psalm 51:1-13                                    BCP656

Second Reading                  Hebrews 5:5-10

The Gospel                        John 12:20-33

The Sermon                                                  The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks

The Nicene Creed                                                                      BCP 326

The Prayers of the People                                                           BCP 328

Confession of Sin                                                                       BCP 330

The Peace                                                                                 BCP 332

Birthday and Anniversary Blessings                                  BCP 830 #51/431


The Offertory               


The Holy Communion

Eucharistic Prayer I                                                                    BCP 333

Sanctus                                                                                     BCP 334

The Lord’s Prayer                                                                      BCP 336

The Breaking of the Bread                                                           BCP 337

The Prayer of Humble Access                                                     BCP 337

The Communion of the People of God                                          BCP 338

Post-Communion Prayer                                                             BCP 339

The Blessing






Welcome to St Peter’s!  Our hope is that you will find God’s love present with you in this place and that you will return here often to worship.


Christian Ed classes for children meet at 10AM in the Parish House.  The curriculum is “Living the Good News”, based on the Lectionary. 

During Lent, the adults at 10AM are studying God and the Mystery of Human Suffering, a recently published book by Robert Ryan.


Signup for Easter Lilies and Special Donations is in the bulletin insert.


Congratulations to the Evening ECW who met for the first time this past week a year ago.



Happy Birthday – Arthur Duke (Mar. 25), David Duke (Mar. 29), Bill Smith (Mar. 30), Caroline Upshaw (Mar. 31)


————————————–This Week ————————————–

·   Sun., Mar. 25, 10am – Adult Ed. God and the Mystery of Human Suffering.

·   Wed., Mar. 28, 10am –  Midweek Bible Study.

·   Wed., Mar. 28, 4:45pm-6:00pm – Children’s Choir.

·   Wed., Mar. 28, 6pm Book Group Power and Passion.

·   Thurs, Mar. 29,  9:30am – Quiet Day at Roslyn.

·   Fri., Mar. 30, 7:30am Holy Eucharist and Healing Litany.

————————————–Next Week —————————————

·   Sun., April 1, 10am – Adult Ed. God and the Mystery of Human Suffering .

·   Sun., April 1, 10:50am Liturgy of the Palms.

·   Sun., April 1, 11:00am  Palm Sunday.

·   Sun., April 1, 12pm – Coffee Hour.

·   Wed., April 4, 10am –  Midweek Bible Study.

·   Wed., April 4, 4pm-7pm – Village Dinner.

·   Wed., April 4, 7pm – Tenebrae  service.

·   Thurs., April 5,  7pm – Maundy Thursday service.

·   Fri., April 5, 7pm – Good Friday service.

·   Sun., April 8 – Sunrise Service at the Longs. Time TBA.

Sun., April 8, 11:00am – Easter service at St. Peters.




St. Peter’s Episcopal Church

828 Water Street

PO Box 399, Port Royal, VA  22535

Website:  www.churchsp.org

Parish Office:  (804) 742-5908

The Vestry

Linda Beck, Senior Warden – (804) 742-5056

Cookie Davis, Junior Warden (804) 742-5654

Carolyn Davis, Cynthia Fields, Terri Harrison, Eunice Key, Boyd Wisdom

Clarence Kunstmann, Treasurer & Terri Harrison, Registrar

Brad Volland – Music Director & Organist

The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks, Priest- in- Charge

(540) 809-7489, (540) 898-1586, stpetersrev@gmail.com

Christ Centered, Biblically Based, Spirit Filled, Caring

                                  Prayer List                                             


C. W.

Roland Richards

Lucy Ruybal

Mae Carter

Brad Volland

Kelly and Scott Kinsey

Denise Bradford

Mary Ann Gawalt

John and Sylvia Sellars

Danny Chaffin

Jeremiah Butler

Joyce Makey

David Watson

Steve Fox

Carrie Griffith

Carole Morehead

Ethel Shook

Butch & Caroline Delhagen

Charles & Yvonne Johnson

Vivian McDonald


Wesley Berry

Harold Whitfield, Sr.

Loretta Harich

Walter Campbell

Eudora Heath

Alice Ennis

Paula Dertou

Boyd Wisdom

Alice Woodard

Jean Woomer

Martha Oldham

Charlene Schnakenberg

Shirley Walker

Anna Rimmer

Kenneth Whitescarver

Pam Horkan



Serving in the Armed Forces


Alexander Long V          

Gordon Devine

John Wall V

David Locklerr

Daniel Vanpike

Jeffrey Woodard

Collin Stoddard

Jeremy Stoddard

Joseph George


The FIFTH Sunday in Lent

March 25, 2012





Wheat Fields Near Arles 

 “Unless a grain of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains just a grain of wheat; but if it dies, it produces much fruit.” – John 12:24



ST. Peter’s Episcopal Church

Port Royal, VA


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