Category Archives: Persecution

Morning Prayer 28.4.17, Friday in the 2nd Week of Easter

See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God. Christ has entered, not into a sanctuary made with hands, a copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 19.4.17, Easter Wednesday

Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. Alleluia! Christ is risen. The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia! INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. And … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 14.4.17, Crucifixion of Christ: Good Friday

He became to us a reproof of our thoughts; the very sight of him is a burden to us, because his manner of life is unlike that of others, and his ways are strange. Is it nothing to you, all … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 6.4.17, Daniel C.G. Wu, Priest & Missionary among Chinese Americans, 1956

If I am not doing the works of my Father, then do not believe me. But if I do them, even though you do not believe me, believe the works, so that you may know and understand that the Father … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 6.4.17, Daniel Wu, Priest & Missionary among Chinese Americans, 1956

Now therefore amend your ways and your doings, and obey the voice of the LORD your God, and the LORD will change his mind about the disaster that he has pronounced against you. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 4.4.17, Martin Luther King, Jr., Civil Rights Leader & Martyr, 1968

So I took the cup from the LORD’s hand, and made all the nations to whom the LORD sent me drink it. Rend your hearts, and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, who is gracious and merciful, … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 26.3.17, Fourth Sunday in Lent

Now the disciples had forgotten to bring any bread; and they had only one loaf with them in the boat. Jesus said, “If anyone would come after me, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.” … Continue reading

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