Amen. may God, our own God, bless us. Physicians 4. Luke’s has donated more than 2,000 units of blood from Red Cross blood drives over the last several years, and that blood helps all local hospitals save lives nearly every day. Our subscribers: Asia-Pacific (600), North America (3300) and Oficios Diarios (1300) New webcast members added during the quarantine who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”, St. Luke’s Cathedral, Portland, Maine (Wikipedia), Their sound has gone out into all lands, and their message to the ends of the world. Collects and readings for St. Stephen's Day, St. John's Day, and The Innocents' Day were moved to here in 1892. He began to teach in their synagogues and was praised by everyone. 4 For great is the LORD and greatly to be praised; * Luke was thought to be an educated Gentile, or non-Jew, and may have even been a physician. October 18, since the Feast of St Luke falls on Sunday this year it is not celebrated liturgically but we can still rejoice in his Gospel on this Lordâs Day. Read the Acts of the Apostles. Community Health Centers and Free Clinics. The skill of physicians makes them distinguished, St. Luke gives us some golden days before the cold of winter. Readings for Remembrance Sunday The Collect Almighty Father, whose will is to restore all things in your beloved Son, the King of all: govern the hearts and minds of those in authority, and bring the families of the nations, divided, This post has been updated to reflect the New Lockdown Restrictions announced by the Prime Minister on 31 October regarding restrictions on Public Worship in church from 5 November. He is the patron saint of artist, and Our Lady of Perpetual Help is attributed to him. Listen! R. Your saving health among all nations. Surgeons 5. St. Luke, the inspired author of the third Gospel and of the Acts of the Apostles, was a native of Antioch in Syria and a physician, and one of the early converts from paganism. Home; Readings & Collects; News & Church at Home; Junior Church. we sing your praises, O God: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. the Father almighty, who was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit, and his word runs very swiftly. ( Log Out / and they are rewarded by the king. His account of these events, contained in the Acts, is firsthand history. You have mercy on those who fear you * The Orthodox church refer to this day as the Feast of the Holy Apostle and Evangelist Luke. By them the physician heals and takes away pain; Artists 2. For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are yours, now and for ever.