Category Archives: Monastics

Morning Prayer 7.1.15, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Writer & Prophetic Witness, 1896

Today: Sr. Hilary-Grace in her Cantors’ Guild debut! She sang the Venite in a lovely soprano, you’ve got to hear this! For playback click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/wednesday71/ — After Peter and John had testified and spoken the word of the Lord, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.27.15, Cornelius Hill, Priest & Chief of the Oneida, 1907

It was this Moses whom they rejected when they said, ‘Who made you a ruler and a judge?’ and whom God now sent as both ruler and liberator. The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.20.15, Saturday of Proper 6

Now when these things begin to take place, stand up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near. Seek the One who made the Pleiades and Orion, and turns deep darkness into the morning, and darkens the day … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.20.15, Saturday in the 3rd Week after Pentecost

There was not a needy person among them, for as many as owned lands or houses sold them and brought the proceeds of what was sold. The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.13.15, G.K. Chesterton, Apologist & Writer, 1936

Examine yourselves to see whether you are living in the faith. Test yourselves. The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the Father seeks to worship him. … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.10.15, Ephrem of Edessa, Deacon & Hymnwriter, 377

Jesus went on to tell a parable, because he was near Jerusalem, and because they supposed that the kingdom of God was to appear immediately. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.9.15, St. Columba, Apostle to the Picts, 597

The Son of Man came to seek out and to save the lost. 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 save us. … Continue reading

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