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 9.4.15, Paul Jones, Bishop & Peace Advocate, 1941

Please join us! Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/friday94/ New to webcasting? See our how-to page. — Anyone, then, who knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, commits sin. The Lord is in the holy temple; let all the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 9.3.15, Prudence Crandall, Connecticut’s Abolitionist Heroine, 1890

Pilate asked them, “Why, what evil has he done?” But they shouted all the more, “Crucify him!” Yours is the day, O God, yours also the night; you established the moon and the sun. You fixed all the boundaries of … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 9.3.15, Prudence Crandall, Teacher & Abolitionist, 1890

We had outstanding lectors today – be sure to listen to Steve reading the Letter of St. James. Play it back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p119ou9t3t4/ — Draw near to God, and God will draw near to you. Send out your light and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 9.2.15, The Martyrs of New Guinea

The chief priests stirred up the crowd to have Pilate release Barabbas for them instead. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the Holy One. Psalm 96:9 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 9.2.15, Martyrs of New Guinea

Clint & Josh read the psalm together today, a rare combo; Scotty & Gwen were our cantors. This was a good service! Play it back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p1805a2ooyw/ — No one can tame the tongue—a restless evil, full of deadly poison. … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 9.1.15, David Oakerhater, Deacon & Apostle to the Cheyenne, 1931

Peter denied it, saying, “I do not know or understand what you are talking about.” Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make speed to … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 9.1.15, David P. Oakerhater, Deacon & Missionary to the Cheyenne, 1931

We are now posting links to our recorded webcasts every morning on Facebook & Twitter. Play today’s service here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p7ygmhkrggh/ __ If a brother or sister is naked and lacks daily food, and one of you says to them, “Go … Continue reading

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