Oremus for Tuesday, May 26, 2020

In this week before Pentecost, the first readings reflect stories of the Holy Spirit in the Hebrew Bible. Antiphon (Music: https://tinyurl.com/yamq4aea) Ant. Confirm, O God, that which you have accomplished in our midst;from your holy temple which is in Jerusalem, kings shall offer presents to you, alleluia.V. O sing to God; make music to hisContinue reading “Oremus for Tuesday, May 26, 2020”

Oremus for Sunday, May 24, 2020

SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTERFor another form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/2284/ Easter Troparion (Music: https://tinyurl.com/t3b97pa) Christ is risen from the dead,by death hath he trampled down death,and upon those in the tombshe hath bestowed life! Almighty God,to you all hearts are open,all desiresContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, May 24, 2020”

Oremus for Saturday, May 23, 2020

Antiphon (Music: https://tinyurl.com/yb5wzhkp) Father, I pray that they may be oneas we also are one. Alleluia. John 17:22 Almighty God,to you all hearts are open,all desires known,and from you no secrets are hidden:Cleanse the thoughts of our heartsby the inspiration of your Holy Spirit,that we may worthily that we may perfectly love you, and worthilyContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, May 23, 2020”

Oremus for Friday, May 22, 2020

As we leave the feast of the Ascension behind, we remember how the disciples wondered “What next?” Of course, they had already been told what was next, but they remained shell-shocked, unable to begin their mission. They had just gotten used to the new “normal” of a risen Christ in their midst, then, 40 daysContinue reading “Oremus for Friday, May 22, 2020”

Oremus for Thursday, May 21, 2020

ASCENSION DAYFor another form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/2231/ Easter Troparion (Music: https://tinyurl.com/t3b97pa) Christ is risen from the dead,by death hath he trampled down death,and upon those in the tombshe hath bestowed life! Almighty God,to you all hearts are open,all desires known,and fromContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, May 21, 2020”

Oremus for Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Rogation DaysTraditionally, these are the three days before Ascension Day on which the litany is sung (or recited) in procession as an act of intercession. They originated in Vienne, France, in the fifth century when Bishop Mamertus introduced days of fasting and prayer to ward off a threatened disaster. In England they were associated withContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, May 20, 2020”

Oremus for Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Rogation DaysTraditionally, these are the three days before Ascension Day on which the litany is sung (or recited) in procession as an act of intercession. They originated in Vienne, France, in the fifth century when Bishop Mamertus introduced days of fasting and prayer to ward off a threatened disaster. In England they were associated withContinue reading “Oremus for Tuesday, May 19, 2020”

Oremus for Monday, May 18, 2020

Rogation DaysTraditionally, these are the three days before Ascension Day on which the litany is sung (or recited) in procession as an act of intercession. They originated in Vienne, France, in the fifth century when Bishop Mamertus introduced days of fasting and prayer to ward off a threatened disaster. In England they were associated withContinue reading “Oremus for Monday, May 18, 2020”