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All Saints’ Day
All Saints’ Day
Nov 1 all-day
1st Reading: Revelation 7:(2-8) 9-17 Epistle: 1 John 3:1-3 Gospel: Matthew 5:1-12 Color: White Hymn of the Day: 677 For all the saints who from their labors rest All Saints’ Day All Saints’ Day commemorates[...]
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Johannes von Staupitz, Luther’s Father Confessor
Johannes von Staupitz, Luther’s Father Confessor
Nov 8 all-day
Johann von Staupitz, Luther’s Father Confessor Johann von Staupitz (ca. 1469-1524), vicar-general of the Augustinian Order in Germany and friend of Martin Luther, was born in Saxony. He studied at the universities in Leipzig and[...]
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Martin Chemnitz, Pastor and Confessor
Martin Chemnitz, Pastor and Confessor
Nov 9 all-day
Martin Chemnitz, Pastor and Confessor Martin Chemnitz (1522-1586) is regarded after Martin Luther as the most important theologian in the history of the Lutheran Church. Chemnitz combined a penetrating intellect and an almost encyclopedic knowledge[...]
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Martin of Tours, Pastor
Martin of Tours, Pastor
Nov 11 all-day
Martin of Tours, Pastor Born into a pagan family in what is now Hungary around the year A.D. 316, Martin grew up in Lombardy (Italy). Coming to the Christian faith as a young person, he[...]
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Emperor Justinian, Christian Ruler and Confessor of Christ
Emperor Justinian, Christian Ruler and Confessor of Christ
Nov 14 all-day
Justinian, Christian Ruler and Confessor of Christ Justinian was emperor of the East from A.D. 527 to 565 when the Roman Empire was in decline. With his beautiful and capable wife, Theodora, he restored splendor[...]
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Elizabeth of Hungary
Elizabeth of Hungary
Nov 19 all-day
Elizabeth of Hungary Born in Pressburg, Hungary, in 1207, Elizabeth was the daughter of King Andrew II and his wife Gertrude. Given as a bride in an arranged political marriage, Elizabeth became the wife of[...]
Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost
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Clement of Rome, Pastor
Clement of Rome, Pastor
Nov 23 all-day
Clement of Rome, Pastor Clement (ca. A.D. 35 – 100) is remembered for having established the pattern of apostolic authority that governed the Christian Church during the first and second centuries. He also insisted on[...]
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Noah
Noah
Nov 29 all-day
Noah Noah, the son of Lamech (Gen 5:30), was instructed by God to build an ark, in which his family would find security from the destructive waters of a devastating flood that God warned would[...]
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St. Andrew, Apostle
St. Andrew, Apostle
Nov 30 all-day
1st Reading: Ezek 3:16-21 Epistle: Rom 10:8b-18 Gospel: John 1:35-42a Color: Red Hymn of the Day: 586 Preach you the Word, and plant it home St. Andrew, Apostle Andrew was the brother of Simon Peter.[...]
Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving
Nov 30 all-day