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Lutheran Monastery and Retreat House

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Lutheran Monastery and Retreat House

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Toyohiko Kagawa, Renewer of Society

April 23 – Toyohiko Kagawa, Renewer of Society – A Japanese Christian pacifist, Christian reformer, and labor activist. Kagawa wrote, spoke, and worked at length on ways to employ Christian principles in the ordering of society and in cooperatives. (Wikipedia) Born: July 10, 1888, Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan Died: April 23, 1960, Tokyo, Japan

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Easter 4 Almighty ever-living God, lead us to a share in the joys of heaven, so that the humble flock may reach where the brave Shepherd has gone before. Who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. ~Collect of the Day, The Roman...

Saint Anselm of Canterbury, Archbishop

April 21 – St. Anselm of Canterbury, Archbishop – Aosta c. 1033 – Canterbury 21 April 1109 – also called of Aosta for his birthplace, and of Bec for his home monastery, was a Benedictine monk, a philosopher, and a prelate of the church who held the office of Archbishop of Canterbury from 1093...

At the Oxford, Michigan, Public Library

Last night Br. Richard and Associate Daniel Susan presented a program about chant at the Oxford Public Library. Br. Richard sings in the Men’s Schola Cantorum at Immaculate Conception Church, Lapeer, where Daniel is the Director of Music. We sang various forms of chant, in English, Latin, and a little Greek, and demonstrated how...

Sext in Paschaltide

Sext in the Easter Season until the Ascension – Short Lesson and Responsory In fact Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who have fallen asleep. For as by a man came death, by a man has come also the resurrection of the dead. ~1 Corinthians 15:20-22 V: Then...

Terce in Paschaltide

Short Lesson and Responsory at Terce in Eastertide until the Ascension – Faith will be reckoned to us who believe in him that raised from the dead Jesus our Lord, who was put to death for our trespasses and raised for our justification. ~Romans 4:24-25 V: The Lord has risen indeed, alleluia. R: And...

Terce in Paschaltide

Terce in the Easter Season – Short Lesson, Weekdays until the Ascension – Faith will be reckoned to us who believe in him that raised from the dead Jesus our Lord, who was put to death for our trespasses and raised for our justification. ~Romans 4:24-25

Lauds in Paschaltide, Tuesday

Lauds in Eastertide – Tuesday – Short Lesson – God raised Jesus from the dead; and for many days he appeared to those who came up with him from Galilee to Jerusalem, who are now his witnesses to the people. And we bring you the good news that what God promised to the fathers,...

Responsory at Lauds & Vespers

Responsory in Paschaltide – The Lord is risen from the tomb, alleluia, alleluia. The Lord is risen from the tomb, alleluia, alleluia. For our sake he hung upon the cross. Alleluia, alleluia. Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, The Lord is risen from the tomb, alleluia, alleluia.

Lauds in Paschaltide – Sunday

Lauds on Sunday in Eastertide – Short Lesson – God raised Jesus on the third day and made him manifest; not to all the people but to us who were chosen by God as witnesses, who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead. And he commanded us to preach to...