Category Archives: Environment

Morning Prayer 22.4.17, Easter Saturday; [Earth Day]

I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you. On this day the Lord has acted; we will rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24 INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 21.4.17, Easter Friday

This man is standing before you in good health by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead. Christ has entered, not into a sanctuary made with hands, a copy of the … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 13.3.17, James Theodore Holly, Bishop of Haiti & Dominican Republic, 1911

I tell you, look around you, and see how the fields are ripe for harvesting. If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us, but if we confess our sins, God, who … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 23.2.17, St Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna & Martyr, 156

If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away; it is better for you to lose one of your members than for your whole body to be thrown into hell. I will bless the … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 16.2.17, Charles Todd Quintard, Bishop of Tennessee, 1898

Let no one despise your youth, but set the believers an example in speech and conduct, in love, in faith, in purity. The Lord is in the holy temple; let all the earth keep silence. Habakkuk 2:20 INVITATORY AND PSALTER … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.2.17, Brigid of Kildare, Abbess, 523

Now this is an allegory: these women are two covenants. Send out your light and your truth, that they may lead me, and bring me to your holy hill and to your dwelling. Psalm 43:3 INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.1.17, Saturday after the Epiphany

Therefore my people shall know my name; therefore in that day they shall know that it is I who speak; here am I. I will give you as a light to the nations, that my salvation may reach to the … Continue reading

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