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”

Oremus for Tuesday, March 2, 2021

John WesleyBorn at Epworth Rectory in Lincolnshire, John Wesley was the son of an Anglican clergyman and a Puritan mother. He entered Holy Orders and, following a religious experience on this day in 1738, began an itinerant ministry which recognised no parish boundaries. This resulted, after his death, in the development of a world-wide MethodistContinue reading “Oremus for Tuesday, March 2, 2021”

Oremus for Monday, March 1, 2021

DavidDavid, or Dewi, was a monk and a bishop in the sixth century. He was reputed to be an exemplar of the ascetic, spiritual life but was also highly regarded for his kindness and compassion to others, particularly the poor and the sick. He is believed to have founded the monastery at Menevia, now StContinue reading “Oremus for Monday, March 1, 2021”

Oremus for Sunday, February 28, 2021

The Second 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/3450/ 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, myContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, February 28, 2021”

Oremus for Saturday, February 27, 2021

George HerbertBorn in 1593 into the aristocratic Pembroke family, George Herbert went up to Cambridge in 1614, eventually becoming a fellow of Trinity College. At the age of twenty-five, he became Public Orator in the University and then a Member of Parliament, apparently destined for a life at court. To everyone’s surprise, he decided toContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, February 27, 2021”

Oremus for Friday, February 26, 2021

Antiphon https://tinyurl.com/49dy3unt Refrain Lord, come and save us.1 The Lord God keeps faith forever,secures justice for the oppressed,gives food to the hungry.The Lord sets captives free. Refrain2 The Lord gives sight to the blind;the Lord raises up those who were bowed down.The Lord loves the just;the Lord protects strangers. Refrain3 The fatherless and the widowContinue reading “Oremus for Friday, February 26, 2021”

Oremus for Thursday, February 25, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits; and your youth shall be renewed like the eagle’s.V. Bless the Lord, O my soul, *and all within me, his holy name.It is the Lord who forgives all your sins, *who heals every one of your ills,who redeems your life fromContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, February 25, 2021”

Oremus for Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. Make vows unto the Lord your God, and accomplish them, * all you who gather around him to present offerings; to the awesome God who takes away the life of princes; he is greatly feared by all the kings of the earth.V. God is renowned in Judah; *in Israel his name is great.His tentContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, February 24, 2021”