Behold My Servant! see Him rise
Exalted in My might!
Him have I chosen, and in Him
I place supreme delight.
On Him, in rich effusion poured, 316 more words
“The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, “This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this, whenever you drink it, in remembrance of me.” For whenever you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until he comes. 170 more words
The prayer of St Patrick is known as St Patrick’s Breastplate because it is a Lorica, a Latin word originally meaning armour, and later referring to the incantation of a prayer written on the breastplate of a medieval knight before he went into battle, the idea linking the two no doubt originating with the apostle Paul’s admonition to wear the ‘breastplate of righteousness’ in Ephesians 6:1. 465 more words