Category Archives: National Life

Evening Prayer 4.5.17, Monnica, Mother of Augustine of Hippo, 387

When they had brought their boats to shore, they left everything and followed him. If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Colossians 3:1 … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.5.17, Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, 373

In this is love, not that we loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the atoning sacrifice for our sins. Christ has entered, not into a sanctuary made with hands, a copy of the … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.5.17, Monday of Easter 3

Whoever knows God listens to us, and whoever is not from God does not listen to us. From this we know the spirit of truth and the spirit of error. Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 30.4.17, Third Sunday of Easter

The end of all things is near; therefore be serious and discipline yourselves for the sake of your prayers. Alleluia! Christ is risen. The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia! INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. And our mouth shall … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 29.4.17, Catherine of Siena, Mystic, 1380

We are posting several hours late today as our Vicar met privately with the Presiding Bishop. We apologize for this unavoidable delay. — We know love by this, that he laid down his life for us—and we ought to lay … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 26.4.17, Robert Hunt, 1st Chaplain at Jamestown, 1607

Father, I desire that those also, whom you have given me, may be with me where I am, to see my glory, which you have given me because you loved me before the foundation of the world. On this day … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 25.4.17, St. Mark the Evangelist

Consider the generations of old and see: has anyone trusted in the Lord and been disappointed? We give thanks to the Father, who has made us worthy to share in the inheritance of the saints in light. Colossians 1:12 INVITATORY … Continue reading

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