Oremus for Thursday, March 11, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. It is good to give thanks unto the Lord, and to sing in honor of your name, O Most High.V. O Lord, how great are your works! *H ow deep are your designs!The senseless cannot know this,and the fool cannot understand. Psalm 92 Almighty God,to whom all hearts are open,all desires, known,and fromContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, March 11, 2021”

Oremus for Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Harriet TubmanHarriet Tubman is a familiar and revered name in American history. But many are unfamiliar with the details of her remarkable story, the depth of her character, and the inner motivations that drove her. Born into slavery in Maryland in the 1820s, Harriet Tubman’s resolute Christian faith would compel her to extraordinary acts ofContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, March 10, 2021”

Oremus for Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Gregory of NyssaGregory of Nyssa was born at Caesarea in what is now Turkey around the year 330, the child of an aristocratic Christian family. Unlike his elder brother Basil, he was academically undistinguished, but ultimately proved to be the most original of the group of the theologians known as the Cappadocian Fathers. He wasContinue reading “Oremus for Tuesday, March 9, 2021”

Oremus for Sunday, March 7, 2021

The Third Sunday in Lent 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/3460/ 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.V. The heavens declare theContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, March 7, 2021”

Oremus for Saturday, March 6, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. The Lord says: “I am pondering thoughts of peace and not of affliction* you shall call upon me, and I will hear you; and I will bring you back from all the lands where you are held captive.”V. O Lord, you have favored your land, *and brought back the captives of Jacob.You forgaveContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, March 6, 2021”

Oremus for Friday, March 5, 2021

Antiphon https://tinyurl.com/4xjzrusm Refrain Let the Lord enter; he is king of glory.1 The LORD’s are the earth and its fullness;the world and those who dwell in it.For he founded it upon the seasand established it upon the rivers. Refrain 2 Who can ascend the mountain of the LORD?or who may stand in his holy place?OneContinue reading “Oremus for Friday, March 5, 2021”

Oremus for Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. I shall meditate upon your commandments * which I greatly love; I will extend my hands towards your commandments which I love.V. I have said, “O Lord, my portion *is to obey your words.”With all my heart I implore your favor; *as with your promise, have mercy. Psalm 119 Almighty God,to whom all heartsContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, March 3, 2021”