Bishop's Visitation Sun July 7

The Fifth Sunday of Easter  Sun May 19, 2019

By the Rev'd Marlene Mutchler

And the one who was seated on the throne said, “See, I am making all things new.”

All of our readings today talk about new things, new visions and a new commandment, new ways for the people of God to be together. Revelation gives us a vision of the New Jerusalem. It turns out there is a whole field of theology centered on Jerusalem, called Zion theology, in which Jerusalem is considered an axis mundi...

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Palm Sunday at St. Bede



We strive to know Christ more deeply and bring others to his redeeming grace.

“Jesus was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, 'Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples.' He said to them, 'When you pray, say: Father, hallowed be your name.Your kingdom come.Give us each day our daily bread. And forgive us our sins, for we ourselves forgive everyone indebted to us. And do not bring us to the time of trial.'" (Luke 11:1-4, NRSV).

Beloved Bedians! I hope you are enjoying the midst of summer and those activities that often involve reconnecting with family, friends, and the outdoors. Maybe for you that means socializing and movement and maybe for others some much needed peace and quiet. If you are like me your routine has changed a bit. Remember through the wild ride of summer to take time for prayer...

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July  &  August



At St. Bede's we offer spiritual formation for adults and children alike.

Sunday Forums  Sun 9am

Monday Bible Study  Mon 2:30pm (on break for summer)

Godly Play  Sun 9am (on break for summer)

Learn more about education opportunities

Bishop Michael Hanley will be visiting our congregation on Sunday July 7, 2019. Liturgies for Confirmation, Reaffirmation and Reception are celebrated during the Bishop’s visit. The liturgies for Reaffirmation and Reception are opportunities to formally affirm your desire to join in the fellowship and communion of the church.

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1609 Elm St. Forest Grove, OR


21   Morning Prayer, 8:30am, Chapel
       Holy Eucharist, 10am, Sanctuary
24   Morning Prayer, 10am, Chapel
       Bede’s at the Beach (through Sunday. July 28)
25   Evening Prayer, 5pm, Chapel, followed by Pub
       Fellowship at Old Town Vault
28   Morning Prayer, 8:30am, Chapel
       Holy Eucharist, 10am, Sanctuary
31   Morning Prayer, 10am, Chapel


4     Morning Prayer, 8:30am, Chapel
       Holy Eucharist, 10am, Sanctuary
7     Holy Eucharist, 10am, Chapel
11   Morning Prayer. 8:30am, Chapel
       Holy Eucharist, 10am, Sanctuary
14   Morning Prayer, 10am, Chapel
18   Mass on the Grass, 10am,

       Home of Robin & Jo Ten Broeck, Gales Creek
21   Holy Eucharist. 10am, Chapel
25   Morning Prayer, 8:30am, Chapel
       Holy Eucharist, 10am, Sanctuary