“FOR ALL THE SAINTS” – JANUARY 2012
Special Liturgies and Events
THE FEAST OF THE HOLY NAME
New Year’s Day: Sunday, 1 January Low Mass with Hymns at 10 a.m.
(Please note: there will not be an 8 a.m. Mass this day.)
CELEBRATION OF THE EPIPHANY
At All Saints’ we honor the traditional three days commemorated by Eastern Orthodox Churches
THE MANIFESTATION OF CHRIST TO THE GENTILES
Friday, 6 January, Low Mass with Hymns at 6 p.m.
THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST
Sunday, 8 January
Regular schedule of Sunday services with
The Rev. Amelia Hagen, former Pastoral Associate at All Saints’, as guest preacher.
THE WEDDING AT CANA: JESUS’ FIRST MIRACLE
Sunday, 15 January
Regular schedule of Sunday services
NEW GROUNDWORK SERIES
“THE LIGHT OF CHRIST”
Wednesday evenings from 11 January to 15 February
An opportunity to dig deep for change and growth as we study the Gospel reading for the coming Sunday. If you can come early: Mass at 6 p.m., followed by a bag supper; program from 7 – 8:15 p.m.
OTHER HOLY DAYS IN JANUARY
With Mass at 6 p.m.
THE CONFESSION OF ST. PETER THE APOSTLE: Wednesday, 18 January
THE CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL THE APOSTLE: Wednesday, 25 January
COMING IN FEBRUARY:
Annual Meeting in Celebration of the Feast of the Presentation
Sunday, 5 February, after the 10 a.m. Mass
All are welcome to celebrate another year of our worship and ministry. Reports from the Rector, Officers of the Parish, and the chairs and leaders of all Parish organizations; and the election of three members of the Vestry, Delegates to the Deanery and Diocesan Convention, and a Trustee of the Memorial Fund. A list of nominees and voting members of the Parish will be posted by Sunday, 15 January.
Shrove Tuesday Tuesday, 21 February Mass at 6 p.m.
Traditional pancake supper at 6:30 p.m., a benefit for the Haight Ashbury
Community Services Committee. Concludes with compline at 7:30 p.m.
Ash Wednesday Wednesday, 22 February Masses at 12:15 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Imposition of ashes at both services.
- SUNDAY MASSES at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
- CHOIR REHEARSAL Sundays at 9 a.m. and Thursdays at 7 p.m.
- “GODLY PLAY” CHILDREN’S PROGRAM As announced
- OFFICE HOURS Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 1 p.m.—5 p.m.
- WEEKDAY MASSES Monday through Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Lady Chapel; with Evening Prayer on Fridays.
- RECTOR’S DAY OFF Friday
- SATURDAY NEIGHBORHOOD BRUNCH PROGRAM -10:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall, Sponsored by the Haight Community Services Committee
- VESTRY MEETING Monday, 9 January at 7 p.m.
- NURSING HOME MINISTRY Sunday, 22 January at 2 p.m.
- BUILDING AND GROUNDS COMMITTEE Tuesday, 27 January, 7 p.m.
ALL SAINTS’ EPISCOPAL CHURCH
1350 Waller Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
ALL SAINTS’ MISSION STATEMENT
All Saints’ is a progressive Episcopal church in the Anglo-Catholic tradition. In the name of Jesus, we strive to build a spiritual home rich in worship, parish life, and community service in gratitude for the fullness of God’s love. Please join us in our prayer and work:
Sustain us, O God, in your Holy Spirit. Give us an inquiring and discerning heart, the courage to will and persevere, a spirit to know and to love you, and the gift of joy and wonder in all your works. Amen.