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”

Oremus for Sunday, July 12, 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/2549/ Antiphon1 Ant. As for me, I will appear before you in righteousness;I will be satisfied when your glory is made manifest.Ps. O Lord, hear a cause that is just; *pay heed to my cry.Turn yourContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, July 12, 2020”

Oremus for Saturday, July 11, 2020

St BenedictBenedict was born in Nursia, central Italy, around the year 480. As a young man he was sent to study in Rome, but was soon appalled by the corruption in society and withdrew to live as a hermit at Subiaco. He quickly attracted disciples and began to establish small monasteries in the neighbourhood. AroundContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, July 11, 2020”

Oremus for Thursday, July 9, 2020

Antiphon1 Ant. Sing unto the Lord, alleluia; * sing to the Lord, bless his name; proclaim his salvation day after day, alleluia, alleluia.Ps. O sing a new song to the Lord; *sing to the Lord, all the earth.Tell among the nations his glory, *and his wonders among all the peoples. Psalm 96 God, our creator,youContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, July 9, 2020”