Category Archives: Lent

Evening Prayer 4.4.15, Holy Saturday

The mind that is set on the flesh is hostile to God; it does not submit to God’s law—indeed it cannot, and those who are in the flesh cannot please God. Is it nothing to you, all you who pass … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer & Homily 4.4.15, Holy Saturday

Something strange is happening—there is a great silence on earth today, a great silence and stillness. All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the … Continue reading

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Video Evensong & Poetry, 4.3.15, Good Friday

Jim’s poetry reading was a highlight of the night. Play back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p4hop0iohz8/ Now there was a garden in the place where he was crucified, and in the garden there was a new tomb in which no one had ever … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer & Litany 4.3.15, Good Friday

Our cantors sang the Great Litany this morning. We’re in awe of them. For playback click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2d4byzrcby/   Let us test him with insult and torture, so that we may find out how gentle he is, and make trial … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 4.2.15, Maundy Thursday

Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one. All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 4.1.15, Wednesday in Holy Week

Now is the judgment of this world; now the ruler of this world will be driven out. Is it nothing to you, all you who pass by? Look and see if there is any sorrow like my sorrow which was … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 4.1.15, Wednesday in Holy Week

Our psalm readings have been especially meaningful for us this week, read by people we’ve come to know during our webcasts. Play back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p4a8pp70lyp/ Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. All we like sheep … Continue reading

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