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Liturgy for Lent: The Daily Office as Praying Through Scripture

Mike: Let’s talk about the Daily Office of Morning Prayer and Evening Prayer. In the first English Prayer Books, Matins (the ancient name for Morning Prayer) began on page one. 824 more words

Episcopal

Morning Prayer: 3 Mar - Is 1:10, 16-20; Mt 23:1-12 ~ purify our hearts

Tuesday of the Second Week of Lent

+ In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen

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Life In Christ

Morning Prayer

In the name of our Lord Jesus Christ I will begin this day.
I thank you, Lord, for having preserved me during the night. I will do my best to make all I do today pleasing to You and in accordance with Your will. 115 more words

Catholic

Morning Prayer: 27 Feb - Ez 18:21-28; Mt 5:20-26 ~ think, turn, live

Friday of the First Week of Lent

+ In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen

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Life In Christ

Avoid stupid controversies

Can anything good come out of Nazareth? (John 1:46)

Nathanael might have been reading Philip’s status update on Facebook, for all we can tell. His reply sure sounds like the snarky comments we post when we read something we don’t agree with.

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Daily Office

Breathing Out

“What can we gain by sailing to the moon if we cannot cross the abyss that separates us from ourselves?” Thomas Merton

As we enter this season of Lent, of self-reflection, confession, and reconciliation, we expect to encounter Merton’s “abyss” that separates us from the wholeness which is God’s aim for us.

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In & Out

One thing I have asked of the Lord

I’m not always good with habits, or so my friends remind me.  It’s true, I am often at my best when I am spontaneous; it’s my natural way.  1,106 more words

On Faith