Our Lenten Journey

Daily Reflections for Lent 2021The St. Jude’s Writers CLICK HERE FOR MESSAGE FROM REV JACKSON ASH WEDNESDAY Feb 18 Feb 19 Feb 20 Feb 21 Feb 22 Feb 23 Feb 24 Feb 25 Feb 26 Feb 27 Feb 28 Mar 1 Mar 2 Mar 3 Mar 4 Mar 5 Mar …

Sermon Preached by Archbishop Howard Gregory

At the Retirement Diocesan Service for Bishop Robert Thompson and the laying of a plaque in memory of Bishop Alfred Reid At the Cathedral Church on February 7, 2021 Let us pray. Almighty God, from whom every good prayer comes, and who pours out on all who desire it the …

Recognition Service for Bishops Thompson and Reid

The ministry of retired Suffragan Bishop of Kingston, The Rt. Rev. Robert Thompson; and the late Bishop of Jamaica and The Cayman Islands, The Rt. Rev. and Hon. Alfred Reid, who together served the Diocese of Jamaica and The Cayman Islands for a combined 98 years, will be celebrated at …

All glory to the Light

Wednesday, 06 January 2021 All glory to the Light                        Reading: Isaiah 60: 1-6 Scripture: “Then you shall see and be radiant; your heart shall thrill and rejoice” (Isaiah 60:5) Reflection: Today is the Feast of the Epiphany, which marks the end of the …

Hope and expectation

Tuesday, 05 January 2021 Hope and expectation                                                                  Reading: Wisdom 10:15 – 21 Scripture: “Therefore the righteous….sang hymns, O Lord, to your holy name, and praised with one accord your defending hand…” (Wisdom 10:20) Reflection: At this time in our calendar cycle, perhaps more so than at any other time of year, we are …

Knowledge quickened with Love

Monday, 04 January 2021 Knowledge quickened with Love   Reading: Sirach 24: 1-12 Scripture:“From eternity, in the beginning, he created me, and for eternity I shall not cease to exist.” (Sirach 24:9) Reflection: We do not always have a second Sunday after Christmas Day, as this depends on the day of the week …

The God who makes us smile

St. Jude’s Church The Second Sunday after Christmas Day, Year B  03 January 2021 The God who makes us smile The Collect: O God, who wonderfully created, and yet more wonderfully restored the dignity of human nature: Grant that we may share the divine life of Him who humbled Himself to …

The One True Light

St. Jude’s Church Saturday, 02 January 2021 The One True Light    Hymn #300:      Christ is the world’s true light, its Captain of Salvation  (CPWI Hymnal #300) Verse 1:            Christ is the world’s true light, its Captain of Salvation,  the Daystar clear and bright of every race and nation. Reflection:  Jesus …

They that serve the Lord

Friday, 01 January 2021 They that serve the Lord   Reading: Luke 2: 22-40 Scripture: “The child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom; and the favour of God was upon him.” (Luke 2:40) Reflection:  So many of the things we thought would happen in 2020 did not happen, and some even …