Lauds on Friday

Friday at Lauds Uplift us with thine arm of might And let our hearts rise pure and bright, And ardent in God’s praises pay The thanks we owe him every day ~Office Hymn, st. 2

Lauds on Thursday

Thursday at Lauds With my whole heart I cry; answer me, O Lord! I will keep your statutes. Answer me, O Lord! Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. With my whole heart I cry; answer me, O LORD! ~Responsory

Lauds on Monday

Monday at Lauds O God, you are my God, I seek you, my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where no water is. ~Psalm 63: 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. Let me hear of your steadfast love in the morning, for in you I put my trust. ~Psalm 143: 1,8

Lauds on Wednesday

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

Lauds on Tuesday

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

Lauds on Monday

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