The author "has spent her life in the Episcopal Church and devoted her heart and soul to the work of the Altar Guild. In this extraordinary personal reflection, Hobey weaves the essence of Altar Guild ministry and shows it to be work, faith and vocation. Using the great model of St. Mary Magdalene's life and service, biblical reflection and spiritual grounding in the questions raised by the Church's liturgical year, Hobey shows a poignant and powerful life lived in service to the church". -- back cover.
Contents: Altar Guild Ministry -- A Model: St. Mary Magdalene -- Bringing Scripture to Life -- The Personal Gift of Service to God -- Asking the Questions That Build Us Up to Serve: The Church Year in Context -- About the Author.
Author, is an Episcopal lay woman who "was for several years Director of the Altar Guild in Southern Ohio and subsequently served as President of the National Altar Guild Association from 1997 to 2000". -- p. 24.
Papers read at Fredericton, June 10, 1895 [in Commemoration of] the fiftieth anniversary of the enthronement of the Right Reverend John Medley, first Bishop of Fredericton [and the] Diocese of Fredericton, 1845-1895, St. Barnabas Day, June 11, 1895.
The endowment of the See of Fredericton and some of the results by W.Q. Ketchum
Paper on the contributions to the funds of the Diocesan Church Society from 1845 to 1895, by H. Montgomery
Diocesan funds - their administration since the year 1837, by G.A. Schofield
Memorandum of funds and property held in connection with the Diocese of Fredricton, June, 1895, by W.M. Jarvis
The Cathedral, by F. Partridge.