Oremus for Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Feast of St Mary Magdalene All four gospels give Mary Magdalene a unique place among Jesus’ followers. Probably from Magdala by the Sea of Galilee, she is described as having been healed by Jesus before accompanying him during his ministry. Along with other faithful women, she stayed beside the cross during the crucifixion and wasContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, July 22, 2020”

Oremus for Sunday, July 19, 2020

For another form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/2562/ Antiphon1 Ant. As newborn babes, alleluia, long for pure spiritual milk, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia.Ps. O Lord, you search me and you know me. †You yourself know my resting and my rising; *you discern my thoughtsContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, July 19, 2020”

Oremus for Saturday, July 18, 2020

Antiphon1 Ant. I will praise you, O Lord, with my whole heart; *deal bountifully with your servant, that I may live and observe your word; revive me according to your word, O Lord.Ps. Blessed are those whose way is blameless, *who walk in the law of the Lord!Blessed are those who keep his decrees! *WithContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, July 18, 2020”

Oremus for Thursday, July 16, 2020

Antiphon1 Ant. The ordinances of the Lord are right, * bringing joy to all hearts, sweeter than honey or the honeycomb.Therefore your servant will observe them.Ps. The heavens declare the glory of God, *and the firmament proclaims the work of his hands.Day unto day conveys the message, *and night unto night imparts the knowledge. PsalmContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, July 16, 2020”

Oremus for Tuesday, July 14, 2020

John Keble Born in 1792, the son of a priest, John Keble showed early brilliance as a scholar, becoming a Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford, at the age of nineteen, a few years before his ordination. He won great praise for his collection of poems, The Christian Year, issued in 1827, and was elected Professor ofContinue reading “Oremus for Tuesday, July 14, 2020”

Oremus for Monday, July 13, 2020

Antiphon1 Ant. The earth is full of the mercy of the Lord, alleluia; * by the word of the Lord, the heavens were established, alleluia, alleluia.Ps. Ring out your joy to the Lord, O you just; *for praise is fitting for the upright.Give thanks to the Lord upon the harp; *with a ten-stringed lute singContinue reading “Oremus for Monday, July 13, 2020”