Archive | December, 2018

Happy Holidays?

The following article appeared in the Winter edition (2018) of Menorca’s English-language magazine, Roqueta. “Happy Holidays!”  Words that apparently draw a torrent or righteous indignation from critics of “political correctness,” or those who suspect some sort of conspiracy to alter their culture.  Histrionic protests of insistence on the “right to say Christmas” burst forth upon […]

Christmas Raffle 2018 – Results

The following prizes were awarded at the draw of the Christmas raffle at Santa Margarita on 16 December 2018. Flight around Menorca for two – Rita Foxon (courtesy of Enviro Communications Ltd.) Round of golf for two at Celtic manor – Elaine Yallop Floral basket from Es Bosc – Barbara Doeuts Room diffuser by Negré – […]

Readings for December 2018

Readings for the principle services of Holy Communion on Wednesdays & Sundays in December, plus Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Also included are the weekly prayers for the various communities in Menorca, part of our local cycle of prayer.  2 December – Advent 1 Jeremiah 33.14–16; Psalm 25.1–9; 1 Thessalonians 3.9–13; Luke 21.25–36  Hymns:  128 Jesu, […]

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