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About Saint Barnabas Anglican Church of Seattle

Rooted in Scripture & Steeped in Anglican Tradition. A church that worships from the King James Version of the Bible and the 1928 American Book of Common Prayer. A diverse congregation committed to Jesus Christ.

Wednesday Night Men’s Group

Join Our Wednesday Evening Men’s Group 6:30 pm Bring your guitar, banjo, mandolin or instrument of your choice and join us in fellowship as we jam and sing!  All levels of experience are welcome. Bring a song you want to … Continue reading

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As a long weekend comes to a close

A little wisdom at the end of a three day and the eve of a new work week. September 3, 2018 – Monday Evening The serpent said unto the woman, Ye shall not surely die: … your eyes shall be … Continue reading

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WHO IS GOD? Part 17 (The Escape from Egypt)

Our discussion with Anaiah, an educated Jew from the 500’s B.C., continues. St. Barnabas Blog:  Last time, we talked about Moses, a child of the enslaved Hebrews, raised by a royal Egyptian princess, exiled from Egypt.  God revealed himself in … Continue reading

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Nigerian Sunday Debrief

Nigerian Sunday has come and gone.  It was a joyful time of singing, dancing, clapping, and praying together. The Venerable Dr. Godson Ofoegbu was our preacher and visiting minister. The Rev. Dr. Godson brought greetings from Transfiguration Anglican Church of Los … Continue reading

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Nigerian Sunday Celebration

This Sunday August 12, 2018 is our annual Nigerian Sunday Celebration. There is a single service of communion at 10:30 a.m. We welcome our many guests with songs of praise and choruses of thanksgiving. Following the service enjoy fellowship and … Continue reading

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Anglican Lore, Part 2

A previous post talked about the doxology written by Thomas Ken, beginning “Praise God from whom all blessings flow.”  These well-known words have an equally well-known tune, commonly called the “Old Hundredth.” For the origins of this tune and its … Continue reading

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Anglican Lore: The Doxology

One of the glories of the Anglican tradition is its liturgy, its form of common worship. At St. Barnabas, we follow the traditional Anglican liturgy. Every part of it repays study. Here is one example. At the conclusion of the … Continue reading

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WHO IS GOD? Part 16 (Moses continued)

Long time readers of this blog will recognize that this is part of a series that has been on hiatus recently. Earlier posts can be found farther down in the blog. We have been trying to discern who God is … Continue reading

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One Sunday Only

This Sunday – July 22, 2018 we will observe one Mass only at 10:30 am. Our 8:00 am service will resume on Sunday July 29, 2018. Also our Adult Christian Education class is postponed until August 19th. We will start … Continue reading

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St. Barnabas

Our patron saint was originally named Joseph.  He hailed from the island of Cyprus but became an early member of the Christian church in Jerusalem.  He sold some property he owned and devoted the proceeds to the church.  Either for … Continue reading

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