Rogation Sunday


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Rogation Sunday

n (Eccl) (→ Sonntag m) → Rogate no art
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Godalming: Afternoon workshop and Rogation Sunday service - May 6, 4.30pm-7pm: Both events take place at St Nicholas Church.
Thomas''s church would perform the service as near to Rogation Sunday as tides would allow to bless all users of the harbour.
ROGATION SUNDAY BEATING the Bounds of the Parish used to be important.
To date there has been a 1911 quiz, cleanup by local residents in Broadhidley Woods, a street party hosted by the fire service and Safe Haven Team and many residents joined in on Rogation Sunday to 'beat the bounds'.
Beating the Bounds, Rogation Sunday 1956, near Corwen, led by Canon W Roger Hughes (vicar of Bryneglwys 1934-58) (above), while (right) Pastor Barry Fitzpatrick, administrator of Dayspring and Ian Critchley of Lighthouse Church, Prestatyn look over the brochure for a conference at Prestatyn's Pontin''s, in 1987 or 1988 The Girls'' Bible Class at St Paul''s Sunday School, Colwyn Bay, in July 1917 (above) and the Sunday school at Soar Chapel, Nantglyn, in 1937-38 (below) Picture submitted by Ivor Howatson of Denbigh This week we take a look at religion, with this main picture showing the choir and clergy from St James Parish church in Holywell in 1957, while below (left) is a baptism at Benllech beach on Anglesey
It is Rogation Sunday, the day the church garden will be blessed.
I wanted to hold the event on Rogation Sunday because it is when God blesses the work of the farmers and growers.'
Villagers yesterday attended a special service at the church where many had worshipped for decades and accompanied their vicar, the Rev Dagmar Winter, on a traditional Rogation Sunday Walk round the boundaries of the parish.
In a centuries-old tradition on each Rogation Sunday, clergy and lay people walk around the parish boundaries, stopping to strike significant points with willow canes and read the gospel.
The event is to take place on Rogation Sunday - May 28 - which is considered particularly appropriate because it has long been used as a special day to unite the whole community.
28 Rogation Sunday, the Sunday preceding Ascension Day, the Thursday 40 days after Easter on which Christians commemorate Christ's ascension into heaven; look very low in east about 45 minutes before sunrise to see Jupiter and dimmer Saturn just 1.1 [degrees] apart (less then the width of your little finger seen at arm's length).
faciamus: Collect for the fifth Sunday after Easter (Rogation Sunday)