Category: Daily Prayer

Morning Prayer Friday, 23 July 2021

My beloved spoke: Arise my love and come away, for behold, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth, the time of singing has come and the voice of the turtledove is heard in our land. The fig tree ripens its fruit and the vines are in blossom;...

Evening Prayer Thursday, 22 July 2021

A reading from Paul’s letter to the Colossians 9 For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you. We continually ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all the wisdom and understanding that the Spirit gives, 10 so that you may live a life worthy...

Morning Prayer Thursday, 22 July 2021

Carriers of Love and Hope in a Hurting World And live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Ephesians 5:2 NIV® God‘s redemptive love for us is beyond anything this world offers us. There is nothing we can do to earn...

Evening Prayer Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Speech to the young Speech to the Progress-towards by Gwendolyn Brooks Say to them, say to the down-keepers, the sun-slappers, the self-soilers, the harmony-hushers, “Even if you are not ready for day it cannot always be night.” You will be right. For that is the hard home-run. Live not for battles won. Live not for the-end-of-the-song....

Morning Prayer Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Good morning, good people, at the end of another school year which has been disrupted. I guess that those who have been involved hope it is not going to be repeated. But it is holiday period, so let us look forward with hope that we can meet in person with one another more. For Israel had...

Evening Prayer Tuesday, 20 July 2021

A piece of the storm by Mark Strand For Sharon Horvath From the shadow of domes in the city of domes, A snowflake, a blizzard of one, weightless, entered your room And made its way to the arm of the chair where you, looking up From your book, saw it the moment it landed. That’s all...

Morning Prayer Tuesday, 20 July 2021

Salutation by Ezra Pound O generation of the thoroughly smug and thoroughly uncomfortable, I have seen fishermen picnicking in the sun, I have seen them with untidy families, I have seen their smiles full of teeth and heard ungainly laughter. And I am happier than you are, And they were happier than I am; And the...

Evening Prayer Monday, 19 July 2021

Attention by Saadi Youssef Those who come by me passing I will remember them, and those who come heavy and overbearing I will forget. This is why when air gushes between mountains we describe the wind and forget the rocks. Good evening and welcome to Evening Prayer The Lord almighty grant us a quiet night and...