Entries by St Edward King & Martyr Parish

A Letter from the New Churchwardens

“You threw me into deep waters, into the midst of the sea” (Jonah 2.3) At St Edward’s we may have felt over the past year and a half that we can really empathise with Jonah, as we’ve moved through difficult times. But there are many who are praying for a revitalisation of our church; “when […]

Services and Events in the week beginning 29/03/2015

Palm Sunday 29/03/2015 8 am: BCP Holy Communion; President & Preacher: Bruce Kinsey 11 am: BCP Holy Communion with palm procession; President & Preacher: Huw Jones 5 pm: Meditative Holy Communion; President & Preacher: Bruce Kinsey on ‘When the Crown Cheers’   Maundy Thursday 02/04/2015 6 pm: BCP Holy Communion with washing of feet; President & Preacher: Huw Jones   Good Friday 03/04/2015 1 […]

Ignatius of Loyola – God of Surprises

This evening we have the fifth and final session of our Lent course with us looking at the spirituality of Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits). We will be particularly thinking about how he incorporated imagination into prayer. The session will begin at 7pm and should last about one hour with Compline following, and […]

Services and Events in the week beginning 22/03/2015

Sunday 22/03/2015 8 am: BCP Holy Communion; President & Preacher: Andrew Davison 11 am (Patronal Festival): BCP Mattins; Officiant & Preacher: Revd. Dr. Jeremy Morris, Master of Trinity Hall; including the admission of Churchwardens 5 pm: Meditative Evening Prayer; President & Preacher: Berkeley Zych on ‘Changing the Script’   Wednesday 25/03/2015 7 pm:  Lent Course Session 5- Ignatius of Loyola: God of Surprises, followed by Compline […]

Francis of Assisi – Poverty into joy

  This evening we have the fourth session of our Lent course with us looking at the writings of Francis of Assisi. We will be particularly thinking about how he incorporated poverty into his spirituality and developed an incarnational theology, which spread into a love of the whole of Creation. The session will begin at 7pm and should last about one hour […]

Services and Events in the week Beginning 15/03/2015

Saturday 14/03/2015 7:30 pm (at Emmanuel URC, Trumpington Street): The Cambridge Passion – a dramatic retelling of the story of the final week of Jesus of Nazareth. Tickets cost £7 are available from the ADC Theatre Box Office  https://www.adcticketing.com/whats-on/drama/the-cambridge-passion.aspx For further information please visit http://www.cambridgepassion.co.uk/ and a condensed version of the play can be heard here http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02jycbs   Mothering Sunday […]

Julian of Norwich – All Shall be Well

  This evening we have the third session of our Lent course with us looking at the writings of Julian of Norwich. We will be particularly thinking about how she incorporated suffering into her spirituality and developed an apophatic theology. We will also be looking at centring prayer and using objects as anchors for these prayers. The session will […]

Services & Events in the week beginning 08/03/2015

Sunday 08/03/2015 8 am: BCP Holy Communion; President & Preacher: Br Malcolm SSF 11 am: BCP Mattins; Officiant & Preacher: Nigel Cooper on ‘Hearing the House of Bishops’ Letter on the General Election’ 12 noon: Vestry meeting to elect new Churchwardens 5 pm: Meditative Evening Prayer; Officiant & Preacher: Br Christopher Martin SSF on ‘Tell out my soul – The Magnificat’   Monday 09/03/2015 […]