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Father Steve Macias is an Anglican priest in California's Silicon Valley. He is the Headmaster of Canterbury Christian School, Rector of Saint Paul’s Anglican Church, and Archdeacon of the West Coast for the Anglican Churches of America. He is married to Sarah and the father to Athanasius, Anselm, Assumpta, Basil and Zoe. His professional work consulting with political campaigns, leading nonprofit organizations, and in the California State Capitol has been recognized by The Los Angeles Times, National Review Magazine, Our Sunday Visitor, The Chalcedon Foundation, and numerous online and print publications. You can reach him on twitter @stevemacias.
This diagram shows very roughly the origin and relationship of the Prayer Book services and of other service books used elsewhere. The thicker lines show a very close connection or immediate descent, the thinner lines a less close connection, or the descent of a part only.  Dearmer, P. Everyman's History of the Prayer Book.
Incense
Incense in the Bible The Biblical use of incense is normative. The "sweet savour" of incense was used in Old Testament liturgy as far back as the time of Moses as an offering to God in Exodus 30:34-37"And the Lord said to Moses: Take unto thee spices, stacte, and onycha,...
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https://youtu.be/40pY1FL-LWY Beginning with St. Matthew 28:16, we read that Jesus and the eleven travel up the mountain to receive the Great Commission. But why a mountain? To remind the eleven of both Moses and Adam. One with the Mountain from where they received the Ten Commandments and...
https://youtu.be/hEpKbJC2fY4 Recorded at Evensong on the Feast of St. Charles I at Saint Paul's Anglican Church in Los Altos, California. Our guest preacher is the Most Rev. Bishop Ray Sutton (REC). The Rev. Father Brian Foos (REC) as Cantor and The Rev. Father Steve Macias (ACA) officiating. The first lesson was read...
https://youtu.be/7bEKHSM23So Most serious Christians would venture to say that the issue of Church polity like any area should be first approached with the Bible as the ultimate authority. Agreed. In this video, Father Steve Macias introduces the first chapter of Bishop Ray Sutton's unpublished book "Captains and...
Preaching against mediocrity by teaching on the “Dragon Slaying” themes of the Bible. https://youtu.be/V7DGSiYBpVg
Athy's class diagramming a sentence - one of my favorite activities to watch! The kids orally work through a question and answer flow. For example, "The bears ran to the woods." The kids say: 1. What ran to the woods? bears – Subject Noun2. What is being said...
Here’s an embarrassing picture of me with one of the most brilliant men in California’s recent history. He has gone into glory, but we pray for the Lord to raise up a generation of men like him! Senator H. L. “Bill” Richardson went home to be with the Lord on January...
A hearty AMEN to our Bishop's comments here regarding the 2020 Anglican Joint Synods. The orthodox Anglican men and women that founded my parish (Saint Paul's Anglican Church - Los Altos) were abandoned by the Episcopal Diocese of California. Bishop Pike's heresies denying the virgin birth and incarnation went uncorrected. His adultery and womanizing undisciplined....