Category Archives: Monastics

Morning Prayer 12.11.14, Thursday in the 2nd Week of Advent

We welcomed three new people this morning. Our webcast is available for playback now. Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p1rhvjoicvj/ If you do not stand firm in faith, you shall not stand at all. The glory of the Lord shall be revealed, and … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.10.14, Thomas Merton, Contemplative & Writer, 1968; Ember Day

Jesus said, “Neither do I condemn you. Go your way, and from now on do not sin again.” In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Isaiah 40:3 INVITATORY … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.4.14, John of Damascus, Hymn Writer & Defender of the Incarnation, c. 760

They no longer dared to ask him another question. Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or at cockcrow, or in the morning, lest he come suddenly … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 12.4.14, John of Damascus, Priest, c. 760

We had a surprise on this morning’s webcast: a sneak preview of our first YouTube video, which has not yet appeared on any website. Many of our webcasters appear in the video, which you can see if you watch today’s … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.3.14, Francis Xavier, Missionary to the Far East, 1552

They watched him and sent spies who pretended to be honest, in order to trap him by what he said, so as to hand him over to the jurisdiction and authority of the governor. In the wilderness prepare the way … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 11.25.14, James Huntington, Founder of the Order of the Holy Cross, 1935

But they understood nothing about all these things; in fact, what he said was hidden from them, and they did not grasp what was said. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 11.25.14, James Otis Sargent Huntington, Priest & Monk, 1936

We invite you to pray with us live today. Please join us! Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/tuesday1125/ — Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you? I was glad when they said to me, … Continue reading

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