Oremus for Sunday, April 4, 2021

The Day of Resurrection: Easter SundayFor a form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/3714/. Antiphon https://tinyurl.com/4nycf8hr Ant. Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia.V. O give thanks to the Lord, call on his name,make known his deeds among the peoples. Ant.For he remembers his holy promise,and Abraham, hisContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, April 4, 2021”

Oremus for Saturday, April 3, 2021

Holy Saturday (Easter Eve)This office is for use before sunset on Saturday. For a form of the Easter Vigil to be done at home after sunset, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/3553/. Antiphon [Setting by Henry Purcell:https://tinyurl.com/bp8x7u5c%5DMan that is born of a woman hath but a short time to live, and is full of misery. He cometh up,Continue reading “Oremus for Saturday, April 3, 2021”

Oremus for Friday, April 2, 2021

Good Friday For a form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, including the Passion according to St John, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/3549/ Here on Oremus, we will continue reading Matthew’s passion story Antiphon Isaiah 53:4-5; 1 Peter 2:21-24(Setting by Stephen Dean: https://tinyurl.com/s7t5v4re) Ant. Ours were the griefs he bore,oursContinue reading “Oremus for Friday, April 2, 2021”

Oremus for Thursday, April 1, 2021

Maundy ThursdayFor a form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, together with a ritual of washing and a memorial of the betrayal, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/3538/. Here on Oremus, we will continue reading Matthew’s passion story Antiphon1 Ant. Unto you, O Lord, have I lifted up my soul; *OContinue reading “Oremus for Thursday, April 1, 2021”

Oremus for Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. O Lord, I have placed my trust in your merciful love; * my heart has rejoiced in your salvation. I will sing unto the Lord who has dealt bountifully with me.V. How long, O Lord? Will you forget me forever? *How long will you hide your face from me?How long must I bear griefContinue reading “Oremus for Wednesday, March 31, 2021”

Oremus for Monday, March 29, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. Ask of me, * and I will give you the nations as your inheritance and the utmost parts of the earth as your possession.V. Why do the nations conspire, *and the peoples plot in vain?They arise, the kings of the earth; *princes plot against the Lord and his Anointed.“Let us burst asunder theirContinue reading “Oremus for Monday, March 29, 2021”

Oremus for Sunday, March 28, 2021

Palm SundayFor a form of worship in the home based on today’s lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary, together with the story of the entry into Jerusalem and the Passion according to St Mark, go to https://blogs.elca.org/worship/3528/. Here on Oremus, we will be reading Matthew’s passion story in the coming days. Antiphon1 Ant. Hosanna toContinue reading “Oremus for Sunday, March 28, 2021”

Oremus for Saturday, March 27, 2021

Antiphon1 Ant. The Lamb who has been slain * is worthy to receive power, and divinity, and wisdom, and strength, and honor; let glory and dominion be his for ever and ever.V. O God, give your judgment to the king, *to a king’s son your justice,that he may judge your people in justice, *and yourContinue reading “Oremus for Saturday, March 27, 2021”

Oremus for Friday, March 26, 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 Friday, March 26, 2021”