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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.
Today for the Feast Day of my namesake: ST STEPHENDEACON AND PROTOMARTYR "Stephen was an eloquent and fiery speaker, and a provocative one. (Some readers have speculated that some of his fellow Christians wanted to put him in charge of alms in the hope that he would administer more and talk...
Last night Saint Paul's hosted our 2nd Annual Advent Hymn sing. The idea of a hymn sing for Advent was developed during a conversation with a parishioner who lamented that we couldn't do *all* the Christmas music during the Christmas services. The format we came up with includes pieces from the evening prayer,...
A Small Pilgrimage We went to see family in the Sacramento area today. We drove the 150 miles down, but first stopped at my parents' home to deliver some cookie dough from our school fundraiser. We got to see my nephews and niece, too. Since I was needed to lead the local service...
Collect for Thanksgiving: O MOST merciful Father, who hast blessed the labours of the husbandman in the returns of the fruits of the earth; We give thee humble and hearty thanks for this thy bounty; beseeching thee to continue thy loving-kindness to us, that our land may still yield her increase, to thy glory and our comfort;...
Enjoyed @PLeithart's visit! May the Lord continue to use @_Theopolis to assist church leaders throughout the world to form thoroughly biblical, liturgical, and catholic churches! The Theopolis Story The Theopolis Institute, based in Birmingham, Alabama. was founded in 2012 by Dr. Peter Leithart and Rev. James Jordan, but our work began...
Bishop Ray Sutton will visit Saint Paul's Anglican Church - Los Altos on January 30th for a choral evensong and to give the homily. Join us for Choral Evensong with the Most Rev. Bishop Ray Sutton (REC/ACNA) visiting as our guest preacher. The Most Rev. Ray R. Sutton serves as the Presiding...
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“Those who say that infancy has nothing in it for Jesus to save, are denying that Christ is Jesus for all believing infants. Those, I repeat, who say that infancy has nothing in it for Jesus to save, are saying nothing else than that for believing infants, infants that is who have been baptized in Christ, Christ...
The large Irish monasteries of the 5th century can find their equivalent today in the Christian School. Contrary to the the modern notion of monastic life as a flight from the world, the monastery of antiquity was a vibrant community of covenant families transforming culture. The abbot (head of a monastery)...
I was quoted in an article from the German News Agency (Der Tagesspiegel / DPA) where they called me "geistliche Schulleiter" of Canterbury Christian School. Now I need a new business card! Here's the snippet for all my teutonic friends: Auch bei der Canterbury Christian School im benachbarten...
Today during Chapel, I took a page out of Pastor Denna’s preaching playbook. (Pastor Andrew Sandlin attributes this to Pastor Steve Schlissel. ) I ripped the New Testament title page out of a Bible as part of an explanation of the continuity that exists between the Old and the New Testaments. I...