Lauds in Lent

Lent at Lauds – Forgive the sin that we have wrought;; Increase the good that we have sought; That we at length, our wand’rings o’er, May please thee here and evermore. ~Office hymn until Palm Sunday, st. 3

Lauds in Lent

Lent at Lauds – Thou who dost give the accepted time, Give too, a heart that mourns for crime, Let those by mercy now be cured whom loving kindness long endured. ~Office Hymn for Lent until Palm Sunday, st. 2

Lauds in Lent

Lent at Lauds – Behold, now is the acceptable time; behold, now is the day of salvation. ~Benedictus antiphon on weekdays before Palm Sunday

Lauds in Lent

Lent at Lauds – Now Christ, thou Sun of righteousness, Let dawn our darkened spirits bless: The light of grace to us restore While day to earth returns once more. Office Hymn, st. 1

Sunday at Lauds

Lauds on Sunday – Praise the LORD! For it is good to sing praises to our God; for he is gracious, and a song of praise is fitting. ~Psalm 147: 1

Lauds on Friday

Friday at Lauds – Hear my prayer, O LORD;; give ear to my supplications in your faithfulness; answer me, in your righteousness. ~Psalm 143: 1

Lauds on Wednesday

Wednesday at Lauds – My heart is steadfast, O God, my heart is steadfast! I will sing and make melody! ~Psalm 57: 9

Lauds on Wednesday

Wednesday at Lauds – Though we be stained with blots within, Thy quickening rays shall purge our sin; Light of the Morning Star, thy grace Shed on us from thy cloudless face. ~Office Hymn, st. 4

Sunday at Lauds

Sunday at Lauds – Short Lesson – Salvation belongs to our God who sits upon the throne, and to the Lamb! Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might be to our God for ever and ever! Amen. ~Revelation 7: 10,12

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