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Morning Prayer 14.2.17, Cyril & Methodius, Missionaries to the Slavs, 869, 885

First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone.

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer. 2,613 more words

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100 years ago: Wheeler Maracle presumed dead

On this day in 1917 Wheeler Maracle was reported missing and later presumed to have died in a military operation of the 50th Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force at Vimy Ridge. 172 more words

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Morning Prayer 3.2.17, The Dorchester Chaplains, 1943

Maintain justice, and do what is right,
for soon my salvation will come,
and my deliverance be revealed.

The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the Father seeks to worship him. 3,343 more words

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Morning Prayer 1.31.17, Juan Bosco, Priest, 1888

Available Now for Streaming

Our 7 a.m. webcast came off without a hitch and is now ready to watch; click here.

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Written in dark ink

It was a short walk from the Post Office to the address on the telegram. Rather than send the boy he decided to personally deliver this bad news to his friend. 282 more words

Short Stories

Morning Prayer 1.24.17, Ordination of Florence Li Tim-Oi, 1st Woman Priest, 1944


Anyone Can Watch & Listen – Please Join Us!

Our 7 a.m. service seemed deeply felt, but it started with an instant outtake and moved forward. 3,067 more words

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Body Bags and Aluminum Coffins

After I published my article the Red Blood of Patriots, one of my friends commented that “these stories need to be told.” In that article I wrote an experience I had one night when my C-130 crew was diverted to an emergency air evacuation mission out of Dong Ha. 3,398 more words

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