Category Archives: Monastics

Morning Prayer 3.28.15, Saturday in the 5th Week of Lent

A hardening has come upon part of Israel, until the full number of the Gentiles has come in. And so all Israel will be saved. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, who is … Continue reading

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Video Evensong 3.27.15, Charles Brent, Bishop of the Philippines, & of WNY, 1929

Good service tonight, including 2 of our favorite cantors. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2tfbzg15qj/ Accordingly, though Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus, after having heard that Lazarus was ill, he stayed two days longer in the place where he was. … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.24.15, Oscar Romero, Archbishop, and the Martyrs of El Salvador, 1980

Today for the first time, our cantors chanted both the Lord’s Prayer and the Suffrages. I wouldn’t be surprised if this becomes a regular feature. For today’s playback, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p85wioew60r/ Christ is the end of the law so that there … 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 3.7.15, Perpetua & Companions, Martyrs, 202

They know no limits in deeds of wickedness; they do not judge with justice the cause of the orphan, to make it prosper, and they do not defend the rights of the needy. Shall I not punish them for these … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.2.15, Chad, Bishop of Lichfield, 672

Just then his disciples came. They were astonished that Jesus was speaking with a woman. 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 … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.28.15, Anna J.H. Cooper & Elizabeth E. Wright, Prophetic Witnesses, 1964, 1904

Christ did not glorify himself in becoming a high priest, but was appointed by the one who said to him, “You are my Son, today I have begotten you.” Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord … Continue reading

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