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Morning Prayer 27.9.16, Thomas Traherne, Priest & Poet, 1674

The more they increased,
the more they sinned against me;
they changed their glory into shame.

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer. 2,863 more words

Jesus Christ

100 years ago: Francis 'Frank' Vincent Kelly died

On this day in 1916 Frank Kelly was killed at Courcelette in France, during the Battle of Thiepval Ridge. This was part of the… 186 more words

1910s

Evening Prayer 15.9.16, Cyprian of Carthage, Bishop & Martyr, 258

The light is with you for a little longer. Walk while you have the light, so that the darkness may not overtake you.

I will bless the Lord who gives me counsel; my heart teaches me, night after night. 1,990 more words

Jesus Christ

What Did We Buy With the $5 Trillion That the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars Have Cost Us?

 “As of August 2016, the US has already appropriated, spent, or taken on obligations to spend more than $ 3.6 trillion in current dollars on the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Syria and o n Homeland Security…” 239 more words

Military Madness

Morning Prayer 13.9.16, John Chrysostom, Bishop of Constantinople, 407

The Lord opened Lydia’s heart to listen eagerly to what was said by Paul.

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer. 2,462 more words

Jesus Christ

Morning Prayer 9.6.16, Sixteenth Ordinary Tuesday

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Morning Prayer 6.9.16, Ordinary Tuesday, 16th Week

When the crowds saw what Paul had done, they shouted in the Lycaonian language, “The gods have come down to us in human form!”

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer. 2,627 more words

Jesus Christ