Oremus for Saturday, April 11, 2020

HOLY SATURDAY During this Holy Week, Oremus will feature the Passion according to St John over the course of the next six days. Take the time to read the story slowly, pausing to reflect. A form of worship for the Easter Vigil can be found at the following blog: https://blogs.elca.org/worship/1801/ Christ bore our sins inContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, April 11, 2020”

Oremus for Friday, April 10, 2020

GOOD FRIDAY During this Holy Week, Oremus will feature the Passion according to St John over the course of the next six days. Take the time to read the story slowly, pausing to reflect. A form of worship based on the liturgy of the day can be found at the following blog: https://blogs.elca.org/worship/1799/ Who willContinue reading “Oremus for Friday, April 10, 2020”

Oremus for Thursday, April 9, 2020

MAUNDY THURSDAY During this Holy Week, Oremus will feature the Passion according to St John over the course of the next six days. Take the time to read the story slowly, pausing to reflect. A form for worship tonight can be found at the following blog: https://blogs.elca.org/worship/1781/ Just as it is appointed for mortals toContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, April 9, 2020”

Oremus for Wednesday, April 8, 2020

WEDNESDAY IN HOLY WEEK During this Holy Week, Oremus will feature the Passion according to St John over the course of the next six days. Take the time to read the story slowly, pausing to reflect. We see Jesus, who for a little while was made lower than the angels, now crowned with glory and honourContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, April 8, 2020”

Oremus for Tuesday, April 7, 2020

TUESDAY IN HOLY WEEK During this Holy Week, Oremus will feature the Passion according to St John over the course of the next six days. Take the time to read the story slowly, pausing to reflect. See, my servant shall prosper;   he shall be exalted and lifted up,   and shall be very high.Just as there were manyContinue reading “Oremus for Tuesday, April 7, 2020”

Oremus for Monday, April 6, 2020

MONDAY IN HOLY WEEK During this Holy Week, Oremus will feature the Passion according to St John over the course of the next six days. Take the time to read the story slowly, pausing to reflect. The light has come into the world, and people loved darkness rather than light because their deeds were evil. ForContinue reading “Oremus for Monday, April 6, 2020”

Oremus for Sunday, April 5, 2020

PALM SUNDAY This form is designed for use as an office IN ADDITION to the proper Palm Sunday liturgy where the stories of Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem and the Passion are read. A form of this liturgy for use at home can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/wdlcwks Get you up to a high mountain,   O Zion, heraldContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, April 5, 2020”

Oremus for Saturday, April 4, 2020

Every valley shall be lifted up,   and every mountain and hill be made low;the uneven ground shall become level,   and the rough places a plain.Then the glory of the Lord shall be revealed,   and all people shall see it together,   for the mouth of the Lord has spoken. Isaiah 40:4-5 Almighty God, to you all hearts are open, all desires known, and from youContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, April 4, 2020”

Oremus for Friday, April 3, 2020

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s own people, in order that you may proclaim the mighty acts of him who called you out of darkness into his marvellous light. 1 Peter 2:9 Almighty God, to you all hearts are open, all desires known, and from you no secrets are hid:Continue reading “Oremus for Friday, April 3, 2020”

Oremus for Thursday, April 2, 2020

Those who sow in tearsshall reap with songs of joy. Psalm 126:6 Almighty God, to you all hearts are open, all desires known, and from you no secrets are hid: Cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of your Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love you, and worthily magnify your holy Name; throughContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, April 2, 2020”