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Upcoming Special Events

For a fuller listing of upcoming services and events at St George’s, see our calendar.

Youth Confirmation Class

October 6, 2015 at 11:24 am

Led by Fr Christopher Snook and a number of clergy and laypeople from the St George’s congregation, class meets at 4 pm on Sundays in the Sunday School Room in the Parish Hall, and wraps up just in time for Evensong at 5 pm. Parents, please consider joining your children for Evensong. Children able to attend will be encouraged to take part as readers on a weekly rotation.

Topics discussed include the Catechism, the Baptismal Covenant, the Apostle’s Creed, the Commandments, Prayer, the Sacraments, “What is the Church?” and “How Shall I Live?”

The class will not meet October 11th, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Confirmands are asked to also plan to attend the ordination of Mr Nicholas Hatt as a deacon in the Church of God on Wednesday, October 28th at 7 pm at All Saints’ Cathedral.

Confirmation takes place when the bishop visits, 7pm on Monday, January 25th, 2016.

If you are an adult interested in confirmation, please see the St George’s Reading Group. And please contact Fr Snook!

Pre-Ordination Quiet day at the King’s College Chapel

October 6, 2015 at 11:19 am

Dr Wayne Hankey will give three addresses in the King’s College Chapel to assist Nicholas Hatt, Dean of Students at King’s College and faithful member of our parish family, to prepare for his ordination as Deacon on 28 October (7pm, All Saints’ Cathedral).

The Quiet Day will be a Meditation on the Holy Spirit from Whom the Orders in the Church come.

The fundamental text will be Genesis I and the interpretative key will be I.2: The Earth was without form and void and darkness was upon the face of the deep and the Spirit of God moved on the face of the waters. Scripture for the Day will be Genesis I and passages from John’s Gospel, Romans and Philippians. Readings (from Augustine and Aquinas) are available below.

Aquinas – The Sending of the Holy Spirit (pdf)

Augustine – Confessions, Book XIII (pdf)