St. Peter's/San Pedro Episcopal Church
First Sunday in Lent March 6, 2022 at 9am in English

St. Peter’s/San Pedro Episcopal Church

First Sunday in Lent, March 6, 2022

Holy Eucharist Rite II

The Rev. Nathan W. Ives, Celebrant



The Liturgy of the Word


Processional        Guide me, O thou Great Jehovah           Hymn 690


An Exhortation                                                                    BCP, 316

A Penitential Order, Rite II                                                  BCP, 351

Lord have mercy upon us                                                  Hymn S91

The Collect of the Day                                            Lectionary Insert


Old Testament Lesson                                   Deuteronomy 26:1-11

The Psalm                                                           Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16

Epistle                                                                   Romans 10:8-13

Sequence Hymn       Forty days and forty nights             Hymn 150

Gospel                                                                                      Luke 4:1-13

Sermon                                                                       Father Nathan


The Nicene Creed                                                                BCP, 358

The Prayers of the People                                                   Insert

The Peace


The Holy Eucharist

Offertory              Shepherd of souls, refresh and bless    Hymn 343

Eucharistic Prayer A                                                            BCP, 361

Sursum corda


The Lord’s Prayer                                                                 BCP, 364

The Breaking of the Bread                                                BCP, 364

Agnus Dei                                                                        Hymn S158

Holy Communion

All baptized Christians are welcome to receive Holy Communion. Gluten-free wafers are available, please ask at the altar if you need one. Anyone wishing a blessing in place of Holy Communion is encouraged to come forward

and cross their arms at the altar.

Communion Hymn       O Lord, hear my prayer                     

Post Communion Prayer                                                    BCP, 365

The Blessing

Recessional     O love how deep, how broad, how high   Hymn 448

The Dismissal 

The Collect

Almighty God, whose blessed Son was led by the Spirit to be tempted by Satan: Come quickly to help us who are assaulted by many temptations; and, as you know the weaknesses of each of us, let each one find you mighty to save; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

The Lessons

Deuteronomy 26:1-11ESV

The Psalm

Psalm 91ESV

The Epistle

Romans 10:8-13ESV

The Holy Gospel According to Luke

Luke 4:1-13ESV


The sunflowers in front of the altar are given as a reminder to pray for peace and deliverance of the people of Ukraine. The sanctuary candle are given this month to the Glory of God in memory of Marian Nickson.

The Tower Lights are lit this month to the Glory of God in honor of the people of Ukraine and people suffering in all parts of the world.  

This week at St. Peter's/San Pedro

·      Office Hours this week: Tues-Fri 9am to 4pm.

·      Alcoholics Anonymous on Tues (7:30pm) and Friday (8pm). 

·      Bilingual Bible Study will take place on Wednesdays at 7pm. Please see the weekly email from St. Peter’s/San Pedro for the link.

·      Our Lenten Study: What is truth? Continues on Thursdays at 7pm online on Zoom. Please consult the weekly enewsletter for the link.

·      Not receiving our weekly email to know what’s planned at St. Peter’s/San Pedro? Please fill in a registration form located on the lectern at the entrance to the church and place it in the offertory plate or give to Fr. Nathan. We would be delighted to add you to our email list.

·      Ana Nuncio & Fr. Nathan are working to reestablish a biweekly Sunday School at St. Peter’s/San Pedro. If you would like to help or know of anyone who might join (parishioner’s children or not), please let us know. All area children are most welcome to this bilingual program.

Serving today                        

Acolyte: Vacant                    

Euch. Min.: Jinny Lavoie      

Lector: Ellen Sweet               

Altar Guild: Deb Barber         

Serving next Saturday, 3/12 at 4pm

Acolyte: Vacant

Euch. Minister: Bob Simoneau

Lectors: Wendy Spoto and Blanca Martinez

Altar Guild: Holly Green

Sunday 3/13 at 10:30am

Acolyte: Vacant        

Eucharistic Min.: Geneva Kelleher

Lectors: Rebecca Chafe/Ana Nuncio 

Altar Guild: Holly Green


Additional liturgical volunteers are needed. 

Please see Fr. Nathan if interested in serving in this way. Thank you.

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