Rector's Letter for December and January

DEAR SISTERS AND BROTHERS,

We are about to plunge into that season of the year that goes by many names; Advent, Christmas, New Year, Winter. All these are good. The Church has a particular and slightly technical name for the season that covers the whole two months of this edition; the Incarnational Cycle. This starts on our “New Year’s Day”, on Advent Sunday and carries through to the observance of that occasion when Mary and Joseph took Jesus to the Temple, which we remember on 2nd February at Candlemas. Read More…