Tag Archives: Liturgy of the Hours

That We May Gain Wisdom of Heart

A re-edited, previous post that’s also at The New Evangelist/Companions of the Cross today. Make us know the shortness of our life that we may gain wisdom of heart. (Psalm 90) When it’s Monday, Week IV in the Liturgy of … Continue reading

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“He must Increase but I must decrease” (Jn. 3:30)

Intercessory prayers for the Feast of the Baptism Of The Lord, Morning Prayer, Liturgy of the Hours: Our Redeemer desired to be baptized in the Jordan by John; let us make this prayer to Him: Lord, have mercy. Christ, You … Continue reading

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The Feast Of The Holy Family

In November, I wrote about Becoming A Holy Family. This Sunday, on this beautiful Feast, I would like to share the Intercessory prayers for today’s Morning Prayer in the Liturgy of the Hours: Let us adore the Son of the … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas From My Home To Yours

Almighty God and Father of light, a Child is born for us and a  Son is given to us.  Your eternal Word leaped down from heaven in the silent watches of the night, and now your Church is filled with … Continue reading

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Lighting My Lamp and Keeping It Lit

The Antiphon for the Canticle of Zechariah in today’s Morning Prayer is: “There is no need to be afraid; in five days our Lord will come to us.” When I first read that prayer, my initial reaction was “five days?  … Continue reading

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……that we may gain wisdom of heart.

Make us know the shortness of our life that we may gain wisdom of heart. (Psalm 90) It’s Monday, Week IV in the Liturgy of the Hours so this morning, we pray Psalm 90.  This psalm reminds us that our … Continue reading

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God Come To My Assistance……

God come to my assistance Lord make haste to help me These words are prayed at the beginning of the Liturgy of the Hours.  Simple.  Direct.  Practical.  I love this prayer. Devotionals have their place.  The Rosary is beautiful and necessary. But … Continue reading

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