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THE TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST 
November 19, 2017
  

FOUR SERVICES
8, 9, 11 and 5
 

8:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Free Childcare
to Age Five


10:05 AM
Our guest is J. Chester Johnson, author of "Auden, the Psalms, and Me." Learn about his work with the great poet, W. H. Auden, and his story of their committee's retranslation of the psalms contained in the current Book of Common Prayer.  
 
 
St. Bartholomew's Choir offers music of
  Mendelssohn, Stanford and Sullivan.
   

    
      
   




 
 


THE LAST SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST
November 26, 2017
   

FOUR SERVICES
8, 9, 11 and 5

 
8:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Free Childcare
to Age Five


  10 AM
for children and youth 
[4th Floor]
Come wander in the wilderness as we explore our path to God and to
each other and find our dwelling place in God's abounding love.



10:05 AM
The Rector's Forum
 Learn about the practice of Centering Prayer and our upcoming classes with parishioner Kathleen Breiten. 


11 AM
Choral Morning Prayer and Eucharist 
 
St. Bartholomew's Choir offers music of
Gibbons, Howells, and Willan. 
 
 
 
     
 

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ANNOUNCING TWO NEW CALLS  
 
 
     
Watch this video announcement of Bishop Wolfe,  
the Reverend Lynn Sanders, and Raquel Murray  
discussing their new roles at St. Bart's.  
 
Learn more about Lynn and Raquel  
in the written announcement here.
 

FEATURED ANNOUNCEMENTS
 

A dvent and Christmas
are wonderful seasons at St. Bart's, with beautiful music and services for all ages. See our complete list of services and events and please join us throughout the season.
 
 

The Forum, November 19 at 10:05 am: Our guest is J. Chester Johnson, author of "Auden, the Psalms, and Me." Learn about his work with W. H. Auden, and his story of their committee's retranslation of the psalms in the current Book of Common Prayer 
 
Eucharist Thanksgiving
 
Thanksgiving Eucharist: All are welcome to join us on
Wednesday, November 22 at  6 pm for our annual Thanksgiving Eve Eucharist  in the Chapel.
 
 
 

 
Fare Share Friday is on November 24 at 4 pm and 7 pm in the Church. Feast with our soup kitchen diners and supporters of Crossroads Community! View this video to learn more.
 
 

St. Bart's will make its debut in the  Holiday Train Show®  at the New York Botanical Gardens! Our church, re-created in natural materials, will be among 150 landmarks featured. The model is a gift of a St. Bartholomew's Conservancy donor.
 
 

Advent Fair for All Ages: Sunday, December 3, 10 to 11 am. Come for Advent wreath-making, ornament-making, and a family photo-booth! Hot chocolate, hot cider, and sweet treats will be served. All are welcome!
 
   

 
Festival of Advent Lessons and Carols:  Sunday, December 3 at 5 pm in the Church. The prophesies of the coming of Christ, splendid Advent carols and anthems, festive reception following.
  
 

Centering Prayer for Advent:  Monday evenings ,starting December 4, we will offer teaching-practice sessions in Centering Prayer. An especially helpful practice to help us stay calm and in touch with what is important.
 

It's that time of year! 
Sign your children up for St. Bartholomew's Pageant on December 24! Rehearsals for principal roles will be held on Sundays during Kairos education hour. Learn more 
  


AND MORE


2017 Stewardship Campaign: It's not too late to pledge or give to St. Bart's before the close of the calendar year. Your donation will support St. Bart's through the holiday season and beyond. Please contact Meighan Corbett or Manny Rodriguez.


St. Bart's Choristers at Carnegie Hall: This Saturday, Nov. 18, the Boy and Girl Choristers join a youth chorus of 400 singers from metropolitan-area schools and churches to perform Mahler's Eighth Symphony! Click here for details.
 

Royal Scottish Country Dance Society of NY dances historic social dances of Scotland on the third floor at St. Bart's each Thursday. New dancers are invited to join an 8 week basic class on November 30 and December 7.
 
 
St. Bart's Community Preschool  is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. For over 40 years, our preschool has provided a warm, nurturing first school experience.  
 
 

 
Do you love to sing? Have you had choral experience in high school or college and want to resume singing? Then, please consider joining St. Bart's Singers , our gifted volunteer choir.  
 


Daily office officiants needed:  We need a few volunteers to help lead our daily offi ces of Evening Prayer (weekdays at 5:30 pm) and Morning Prayer (Saturdays at 10 am). Please contact David Bryan, Liturgy Coordinator.
 


PROGRAM AND FELLOWSHIP GROUPS MEETING THIS MONTH  

St. Bart's Chapter of Episcopal Peace Fellowship will meet  November 19, from 12:30-2 pm. Michael Stanley of Manhattan Together, a community organizing group for justice causes, will speak on how we can get involved in their work. 
 
 
The St. Bart's Adult Professionals Group will gather for brunch and discussion on Sunday, November 19 from 12:45-2 pm at The Press Box. Learn more








MARK YOUR CALENDARS 

Tuesday, December 5
Midtown Carol Sing-Along at 5:45 pm on St. Bart's front steps;  
warm up with hot chocolate, cider and cookies inside the church. 

Tuesday, December 12
A Joyous Christmas Concert : 7:30 pm in the Church. 

Friday, December 15 
Adoration of The Magi Concert: 7:30 pm in the Chapel.