Reformation Day

October 31 – Reformation Day – It was not Luther’s intention to divide the Church, much less to start a brand new church. To the end of his life, he considered himself to be a faithful and obedient servant of the one, holy, catholic, and apostolic Church. Though Luther renounced his monastic vows and...

Lauds on Wednesday

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

Lauds on Tuesday

Tuesday at Lauds – Hear my voice, O Lord, I hope in your words. Hear my voice, O Lord, I hope in your words. I rise before dawn and cry for help. I hope in your words. Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. Hear my voice, O...

Saint Simon & Saint Jude, Apostles

October 28 – St. Simon and St. Jude, Apostles – Jude is so named by Luke and Acts. Matthew and Mark call him Thaddeus. He is not mentioned elsewhere in the Gospels, except, of course, where all the apostles are mentioned. Scholars hold that he is not the author of the Letter of Jude....

Lauds on Sunday

Sunday at Lauds – Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us. Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us. You are seated at the right hand of the Father. Have mercy on us. Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. Christ, Son of...

None on Saturday

Saturday at None – Save me, O God, by your name, and vindicate me by your might. Hear my prayer, O God; give ear to the words of my mouth. ~Psalm 54: 1-2

None on Friday

Friday at None – My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from helping me, from the words of my groaning? ~Psalm 22: 1 ~We remember the hour of our Lord’s death especially on a Friday

Alert! Video Release at Midnight!

Dear Friends and supporters of Saint Augustine’s House. We have recently commissioned a short film about the community and tonight we will share it with all of you! At midnight EDT it will post on our web page, and be “pushed” onto Facebook, Twitter, and RSS feed. Please watch for it, watch it, and...

Saint James of Jerusalem, Martyr

October 23, St. James of Jerusalem, Martyr – James of Jerusalem is referred to in the New Testament as the brother of Our Lord Jesus Christ. He was for many years the leader of the Christian congregation in Jerusalem, and is generally supposed to be the author of the Epistle of James, although the...