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While we nothing heeded

Lo, the Good Shepherd for the sheep is offered;
the slave hath sinned, and the Son hath suffered.
For our atonement, while we nothing heeded, 182 more words


All Things Bright and Beautiful

Mrs. Cecil Frances Alexander lived in Dublin, Ireland, in the mid-1800s. She taught children in Sunday School at her church, and one Sunday she was was working with a child, who happened to be her godson, and the young boy¬†was struggling to understand the Apostle’s Creed and certain parts of the catechism that he had to memorize, like many of us did as young children in Sunday School. 445 more words




Pange, lingua, gloriosi
Corporis mysterium,
Sanguinisque pretiosi,
Quem in mundi pretium
Fructus ventris generosi
Rex effudit gentium.

Nobis datus, nobis natus,
Ex intacta Virgine, 302 more words

Prayers For Ordinary Time

Easter Hymns

There is this one hymn that we would sing occasionally during Easter at church. Of all the songs about the season this was the one that brought home the meaning and significance of Easter to me: 184 more words

Simply Me

It is well, it is well with my soul

Looking back on my childhood now, I can understand how our lives were buffeted about by a cycle of violence, anger and undiagnosed mental illness.The screams of the beatings seemed to bounce off our walls, and go nowhere. 302 more words

I'll Thee Exalt

Verse 1:
I’ll Thee exalt, my God, O King,
Thy name I will adore;
I’ll bless Thee every day, and praise
Thy name forevermore.

Verse 2: 73 more words