Category Archives: Book of Common Prayer

Evening Prayer 3.21.15, Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop & Martyr, 1556

The words that I have spoken to you are spirit and life. But among you there are some who do not believe. I will arise and go to my father, and I will say to him, “Father, I have sinned … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.21.15, Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop & Martyr, 1556

What then are we to say? Is there injustice on God’s part? Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, who is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love, and repents … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.3.14, Richard Hooker, Priest, 1600

Will you donate $10 or more today? Click here. Contributions are tax-deductible; we e-mail receipts in January. Thank you. The Rev. Debbie Graham was our Officiant for this morning’s webcast. To play back, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p8czoxppm0q Here is a call … Continue reading

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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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