Sunday at Lauds Weeping may spend the night, but joy comes with the morning. ~Psalm 30: 6
Friday at Lauds Hear my prayer, O LORD; give ear to my supplications in your faithfulness; answer me, in your righteousness. Let me hear of your steadfast love in the morning, for in you I put my trust. ~Psalm 143: 1,8
Wednesday at Lauds Ye clouds and darkness, hosts of night, That breed confusion and affright, Begone! o’er head the dawn shines clear, The light breaks in and Christ is here. ~Office Hymn, st. 1
Tuesday at Lauds – Come, leave thy bed, to each he cries Who yet in idle slumber lies: Now chaste and just and sober stand And watch; my coming is at hand. ~Office hymn, st. 2 ~Image: Icon of the second coming
Monday at Lauds – Because your love is better than life, my lips will praise you. So I will bless you as long as I live; I will lift up my hands and call on your name. ~Psalm 63: 3,4
Saturday at Lauds Extol the LORD our God, and worship at his holy mountain; for the LORD our God is holy. ~Psalm 99: 9
Thursday at Lauds Give ear to my words, O LORD; give heed to my sighing. Hearken to the sound of my cry; my King and my God, for to you I pray. ~Psalm 5: 1,2
Wednesday at Lauds Sing to the LORD a new song, his praise in the assembly of the faithful. ~Psalm 149:1
Ascension Day at Lauds – Short Lesson Every priest stands daily at his service, offering repeatedly the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins. But when Christ had offered for all time a single sacrifice for sins, he sat down at the right hand of God, then to wait until his enemies should...
Tuesday in Eastertide at Lauds, before the Ascension – 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...