Author Archives: Josh Thomas

About Josh Thomas

This site offers daily Morning and Evening Prayer in the Anglican tradition according to the Book of Common Prayer of The Episcopal Church, and other sources. Each service includes psalms, Bible lessons, and prayers. The Daily Office Network consists of three sites: two in English (one timed for Asia-Pacific and the other for North & South America) and one in Spanish (Oficio Diario). We serve all the nations of the world. We're glad you came and we invite your comments. May God bless you richly in our Savior Jesus Christ.

Morning Prayer 2.8.16, Monday of Last Epiphany

Our webcasts keep attracting visitors – we are so glad to welcome them. At 7 a.m. Clint and Martha were our psalmists and Gwen our cantor. To watch, click here. At our 9 o’clock we had 4 – CANTORS – … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.7.16, Last Sunday after the Epiphany (Transfiguration Sunday)

If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me. From the rising of the sun to its setting my Name shall be great among the nations, and in every … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.7.16, Last Sunday after Epiphany (Transfiguration Sunday)

Then Elijah arose, a prophet like fire, and his word burned like a torch. I will give you as a light to the nations, that my salvation may reach to the end of the earth. Isaiah 49:6b INVITATORY AND PSALTER … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.6.16, The Martyrs of Japan

“Can it be that the authorities really know that this is the Messiah?” From the rising of the sun to its setting my Name shall be great among the nations, and in every place incense shall be offered to my … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.6.16, The Martyrs of Japan

You have come to Mount Zion and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to innumerable angels in festal gathering. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 2.5.16, Roger Williams & Anne Hutchinson, Prophetic Witnesses, 1683, 1643

We set a new attendance record (40) with our services today. To watch our Evensong recording, click here. — Not even his brothers believed in him. VIDEO: Roger Williams and the First Baptist Church of Providence, Rhode Island – CSPAN … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.5.16, Roger Williams & Anne Hutchinson, Freedom of Religion Advocates, 1683, 1643

Combined attendance was 32 today. We can always use more! Our 7 a.m. was spiritually satisfying, I thought. For a blessing, click here. Clint led our 9 a.m. with two cantors; go here. — Abraham said to his servant, “I … Continue reading

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