Category Archives: Book of Common Prayer

Evening Prayer 10.6.14, William Tyndale & Miles Coverdale, Bible Translators, 1536, 1568

Care to donate $10 today? Click here. Contributions are tax-deductible; we send out receipts in January. — No good tree bears bad fruit, nor again does a bad tree bear good fruit; for each tree is known by its own … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.13.14, Jeremy Taylor, Bishop in Ireland after the Restoration, 1667

True worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father seeks such as these to worship him. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the Holy One. Psalm 96:9 INVITATORY … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.4.14, Monday of Proper 13

No one has ever seen God. It is God the only Son, who is close to the Father’s heart, who has made him known. Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up of my … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 7.11.14, St. Benedict, Father of Western Monasticism, c. 540

And he will send out his angels with a loud trumpet call, and they will gather his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other. VIDEO: Benedictine Life – St. Gregory’s Abbey, Three Rivers, Michigan, … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.9.14, First Book of Common Prayer, 1549; St. Columba, Missionary to Scotland, 597

The Canaanite woman said, “Yes, Lord, yet even the dogs eat the crumbs that fall from their masters’ table.” Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice. … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.9.14, The First Book of Common Prayer, 1549; Columba, Abbot of Iona, 597

  This morning’s webcast was lively, and the group continues to grow. Playback or download to pray along with us. — Do not be quick to anger, for anger lodges in the bosom of fools. Grace to you and peace … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 3.21.14: Thomas Cranmer, Voice of the Reformed Faith, 1556

Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him? VIDEO: Thomas Cranmer Jesus said, “If anyone would come after me, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.” Mark 8:34 GENERAL CONFESSION … Continue reading

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