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Santa Margarita Christmas Raffle

RAFFLE TICKETS are available now, with the draw to take place after the Christmas carol service on 16 December. €2/ticket; DO buy your tickets NOW and take some books to sell to friends. Star prizes are: VOUCHER for a round of golf for two people from Celtic Manor Golf Course, Wales. FLIGHT around the island […]

Theme for Sunday, 4 November 2018 – All Saints

Scripture for All Saints day:  Wisdom 3.1-9; Psalm 24.1–6; Revelation 21.1–6a; John 11.32–44 (Jesus raises Lazarus) What’s the opposite of love?  Some would say: hate.  Others would say: indifference.  Archbishop Michael Curry, of the Episcopal Church in the USA, suggested recently that the opposite of love is not hate, nor even indifference, but self-centredness. He […]

Readings for November 2018

Readings for the principle services of Holy Communion on Wednesdays & Sundays in November. Also included are the weekly prayers for the various communities in Menorca, part of our local cycle of prayer.  2 November – observance of All Souls (evening) Psalm 23; Wisdom 3.1-9; John 6.37-40 4 November – All Saints Sunday Wisdom 3.1-9; Psalm […]

Theme for Harvest Thanksgiving – 7 October 2018

Scripture for Harvest Thanksgiving this year:  Joel 2.12-27; Psalm 126; 1 Timothy 6.6-10; Matthew 6.25-33 “Consider the lilies of the field …” Our culture apparently seeks to outdo the lilies and Solomon’s finery, because we buy a vast amount of clothing, of which much is never worn. In Britain, 235M items of clothing went to […]

Readings for October 2018

Readings for the principle services of Holy Communion on Wednesdays & Sundays in October. 3 October – Francis of Assisi (transferred) Jeremiah 22.13-16; Psalm 148.7-14; Galatians 6.14-18; Matthew 11.25-30  7 October – Harvest Thanksgiving Joel 2.21-27; Psalm 126; 1 Timothy 6.6-10; Matthew 6.25-33  10 October – Paulinus, bishop, missionary Isaiah 2.2-5; Psalm 27.1–6; Matthew 5.14-16  […]

Readings for August 2018

The readings for the main services of Holy Communion on Sunday and Wednesday during August are as follows. 1 August Jeremiah 15.10,16.21; Psalm 59.1-4,18-20; Matthew 13.44-46 5 August 2 Samuel 11.26—12.13a; Psalm 51.1–13; Ephesians 4.1–16; John 6.24–35 8 August – Dominic, Founder of the Order of Preachers, 1221 Romans 10.13-17; Psalm 40.4-11; Luke 10.1-12 12 […]

Readings for July 2018

The readings for the main services of Holy Communion on Sunday and Wednesday during July are as follows. 1 July 2 Samuel 1.1,17-27; Psalm 130; 2 Corinthians 8.7-15; Mark 5.21-43 Hymns: 362 Come Let Us Join Our Cheerful Songs – tune: Nativity 515 Jesus, In Your Life We See You – tune: Ebenezer (Ton-y-Botel) 506 […]

Readings for June 2018

The readings for the main services of Holy Communion on Sunday and Wednesday during June are as follows. 3 June 1 Samuel 3.1-20; Psalm 139.1-5,12-18; 2 Corinthians 4.5-12; Mark 2.23-3.6  Hymns: 2 Christ, Whose Glory Fills The Skies – tune: Ratisbon 42 Longing For Light – tune: Christ Be Our Light 638 Give Me Joy […]

Theme for Pentecost 2018

Scripture for the Sunday of Pentecost this year:  Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 104:25-35, 37b; Acts 2:1-21; John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15 I recently saw an exchange of experiences about a British resident in Menorca who had been to see their doctor, whom they knew was able to speak English, but who told them to return with someone who […]

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