Category Archives: Persecution

Evening Prayer 3.28.15, Saturday of 5 Lent

Jesus said to them, “Unbind him, and let him go.” I will arise and go to my father, and I will say to him, “Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you; I am no longer worthy to be … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.27.15, Charles Henry Brent, Bishop of the Philippines & of Western New York, 1929

Fun with Tom & Linda today. For playback, click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p3a33h8shld/ I am the resurrection and the life. Those who believe in me, even though they die, will live, and everyone who lives and believes in me will never die. … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.24.15, Oscar Romero & the Martyrs of El Salvador, 1980

Jesus said to him, “You have seen him, and the one speaking with you is he.” He said, “Lord, I believe.” And he worshiped him. To the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, because we have rebelled against him … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.16.15, Monday in 4 Lent

It’s ready now. We had three cantors this morning! Click here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p4237dm48bt/ Therefore I am surely going to teach them, this time I am going to teach them my power and my might, and they shall know that my name … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 3.14.15, ‘Pi Day’ in the Third Week of Lent

Now that you have been freed from sin and enslaved to God, the advantage you get is sanctification. The end is eternal life. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, who is gracious and … 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 3.4.15, Paul Cuffee, Pastor to the Shinnecock, 1812

For this reason the Jews were seeking all the more to kill Jesus, because he was not only breaking the sabbath, but was also calling God his own Father, thereby making himself equal to God. Rend your hearts, and not … Continue reading

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