Category Archives: Monastics

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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Evening Prayer 2.26.15, Emily Malbone Morgan, Prophetic Witness, 1937

God did not send the Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him. To the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, because we have rebelled against him and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.26.15, Emily Malbone Morgan, Prophetic Witness, 1937

What a difference a headset makes! This morning a new member read for us, after retreating in horror two days ago because of audio feedback. He turns out to have a voice that belongs on the radio; we were rapt … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.14.15, Cyril & Methodius, Apostles to the Slavs, 869, 885

Jesus stood still and said, “Call him here.” Jesus said, “I am the light of the world; whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” John 8:12 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, be … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.14.15, Cyril & Methodius, Missionaries to the Slavs, 869, 885

Keep your head in all situations, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, discharge all the duties of your ministry. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.7.15, Cornelius the Centurion

So let us not grow weary in doing what is right, for we will reap at harvest-time, if we do not give up. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in … Continue reading

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