Terce on Sunday

Sunday at Terce – Blessed are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the LORD! Blessed are those who keep his decrees, who seek him with their whole heart, who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways! ~Psalm 119: 1-3

Lauds on Friday

Friday at Lauds – The faith that first must be possessed Root deep within our inmost breast, And joyous hope in second place, Then charity, thy greatest grace. ~Office Hymn: st. 4

Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist

September 21 – St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist – One of the twelve Apostles, and the author of the first Gospel as confirmed by the Gospel itself. He was the son of Alpheus and was called to be an Apostle while sitting in the tax collectors place at Capernaum. Before his conversion he was...

Lauds on Wednesday

Wednesday at Lauds – Your mercy, O LORD, extends to the heavens, your faithfulness to the clouds. Your righteousness is like the mountains of God, your judgments are like the great deep; you save both man and beast, O LORD. ~Psalm 36: 5,6

Lauds on Tuesday

Tuesday at Lauds – The Lord has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David. ~Benedictus Antiphon

Lauds on Monday

Monday at Lauds – Short Lesson – You are not in darkness, brethren, for that day to surprise you like a thief. For you are all sons of light and sons of the day; we are not of the night or of darkness. 1 Thessalonians 5: 4-5

Lauds on Sunday

Sunday at Lauds – I cry aloud to the LORD, and he answers me from his holy hill. I lie down and go to sleep; I wake again, for the LORD sustains me. ~Psalm 3: 4,5

Lauds on Saturday

Saturday at Lauds – Give light, O Lord, to those who sit in darkness; and guide our feet into the way of peace, O God of Israel. ~Benedictus Antiphon

Lauds on Friday

Friday at Lauds – Through the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high has broken upon us. ~Responsory