Oremus for Sunday, July 26, 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/2593/ Antiphon1 Ant. The kingdom of heaven is like unto a merchant seeking fine pearls; having found one of great worth,he went and sold all that he had, and he bought it.Ps. I will bless theContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, July 26, 2020”

Oremus for Saturday, July 25, 2020

St James (the Great)James, often called ‘the Great’, was a Galilean fisherman who, with his brother John, was one of the first apostles called by Jesus to follow him. The two brothers were with Jesus at his Transfiguration and with him again in the garden of Gethsemane. They annoyed the other followers of Jesus byContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, July 25, 2020”

Oremus for Friday, July 24, 2020

Antiphon1 Ant. People of Zion behold, * the Lord is coming to save all nations; and the Lord shall cause you to hear his majestic voice for the joy of your heart.Ps. O shepherd of Israel, hear us, *you who lead Joseph like a flock:enthroned on the cherubim, shine forth upon Ephraim, Benjamin, Manasseh. *RouseContinue reading “Oremus for Friday, July 24, 2020”

Oremus for Thursday, July 23, 2020

Antiphon1 Ant. God is in his holy dwelling place; * the God who causes us to dwell together,one at heart, in his house; he himself will give power and strength to his people.Ps. God arises, and his enemies are scattered: *and those who hate him flee from before his face. Psalm 68 God, our creator,youContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, July 23, 2020”

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”