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Holy Apostles ADVENT IV, December 19, 2021 Service: Video


The Rev. Canon Arthur P. Powell, celebrant.

The Rev. Trisha Thorme, deacon    


Hymns: 56, 265, Hail Holy Queen
Anthem: “Ring Bells Ring- who will make Him Welcome”

Today’s Collect and Scriptures

COLLECT ADVENT IV, Yr C: Purify our conscience, Almighty God, by your daily visitation, that your Son Jesus Christ, at his coming, may find in us a mansion prepared for himself; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

LESSON: Micah 5:2-5a
EPISTLE: Hebrews 10:5-10
GOSPEL: Luke 1:39-45, (46-55)(NRSV)

IMPORTANT UPDATE ON MASKS AND COMMUNION AT HOLY APOSTLES: At the direction of the bishop, the following changes will begin on Advent IV – December 19. Click here for details.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: MASKS REQUIRED indoors at Holy Apostles. In response to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control’s recommendations of July 27, 2021, due to the rising levels of infections of COVID-19, the RRR Task Force of the Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey is recommending congregations return to requiring face masks that fully cover the nose and mouth for indoor activities for all worship attendees and outside group participants immediately, regardless of vaccination status, in counties where the infection rate is more than 5 per 100K. PLEASE READ: MASKS REQUIRED indoors at Holy Apostles EFFECTIVE JULY 31/AUGUST 1, 2021. Click here.

NOTE: Online Worship Services will continue to be available on our Facebook page and here on our website until further notice*.

    To comply with social distancing guidelines, we’ve planned for 4 services over each week:

  • 5 pm Saturdays
  • 8 am Sundays
  • 9:30 am Sundays (with music, *except- see below)
  • and 11:00 am Wednesdays (*except- see below)