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MUSIC ABOUNDS AT ST MARTIN’S THIS DECEMBER

There will be several opportunities to enjoy musical outings at St Martin’s this December. Leading off will be the Advent Lessons and Carols Service on Sunday, December 3rd commencing at 4:30 pm. This is a special service that brings together friends and members of St Martin’s choir to celebrate the story of the nativity with […]

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APPETITES ALREADY PRIMED FOR NEXT YEAR’S DINNER!

St Martin’s Parish Dinner on Saturday, September 23 featured a choral evensong worship service  followed by a delicious meal that was prepared and served by the Team from The Well/La Source  in a setting made especially nice thanks to the hall setup by Simon West as part of St Martin’s younger crew. Entertainment included recitations […]

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Holy Land Sight Inspires Spiritual Sojourn at St Martin’s this September

  Among the many revered Christian sights and settings that Fr John and Irene Organ got to see on their five-week visit to the Holy Land this past summer, the monastery Mar Saba (Arabic for St Saba) was especially arresting. Mar Saba is the greatest of the ancient monasteries dotting the wilderness of the Judean […]

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A Virtual Visit to India Well Attended

In the depths of winter braving icy cold temperatures to attend special events is worth applauding.  The same holds for the height of summer. On Tuesday, July 18th  some fifty people packed into the Fellowship Hall at St Martin’s to take in a presentation by Fr Joseph on his homeland India. Amid the evening’s very […]

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Paint Project Update

While admittedly not on the scale of refurbishing the Sistine Chapel, the recently completed painting of St Martin’s chancel, nave and adjacent Fellowship Hall has given these quarters a bright, fresh and welcoming glow. The paint project to date was ably co-ordinated by Tony Heacock. Tony served as Master Painter standing atop some twenty foot […]

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HI HO HI HO ITS OFF TO PAINT WE GO…

That’s the tune that parishioners will be humming in response to a recent call issued by Fr John seeking volunteers to donate quality paint and painting talent to tackle a spruce up to the Parish and the Fellowship halls.  A similar adventure undertaken early last summer resulted in a spanking new, way-more-welcoming hallway entrance to […]

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Easter Worship Schedule

The essence and profound mystery of Christian Faith form the heart of Easter Worship. All are welcome to be part of St Martin’s Easter Services which are scheduled as follows: Palm Sunday  Holy Eucharist – April 9t at 0830 and 10 am Maundy Thursday Holy Eucharist – April 13  at 7:00 pm Good Friday Liturgy – April […]

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BIBLE STUDY DURING LENT TO FOCUS ON HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF THE NEW TESTAMENT

Lenten bible study led by Father John Organ will be underway commencing Tuesday, March 7th at 7pm and continue weekly for five weeks through to April 4th with each session lasting roughly an hour or so.   No need to register – just show up!  You’ll be glad you did. The weekly sessions will be screening […]

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St Martin’s in Newswest

Here’s a recap of recent bazaar – http://newswest.org/easyread/archives/5880

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Bible Study Recess

The fall Bible Study lead by Father John Organ concluded its 12 week Tuesday evening session on November 29th. Over the twelve weeks partcipants had an opportunity to sit in on an examination of the Hebrew Testament conducted by Yale Professor, Christine Hayes, a pre-eminent scholar specializing in Talmudic-midrashic studies. Using a wide range of […]