Lauds on Friday in Eastertide

Friday at Lauds in Eastertide – Short Lesson – The God of our fathers raised Jesus whom you killed by hanging him on a tree. God exalted him at his right hand as Leader and Savior, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins. And we are witnesses to these things, and so...

Lauds in Eastertide – Wednesday

Wednesday at Lauds in Eastertide – Short Lesson – If we have died with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with him. For we know that Christ being raised from the dead will never die again; death no longer has dominion over him. The death he died he died to sin, once...

Lauds in Eastertide

Easter Season at Lauds – 5. We pray thee, King with glory decked, In this our Paschal joy, protect From all that death would fain effect Thy ransomed flock, thine own elect. 6. All praise be thine, O risen Lord, From death to endless life restored; All praise to God the Father be And...

Lauds on Thursday in Eastertide

Eastertide at Lauds on Thursday – Short Lesson – If Christ is in you, although your bodies are dead because of sin, your spirits are alive because of righteousness. If the spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will give life...

Lauds in Eastertide

Eastertide at Lauds – 3. Fast barred beneath the stone of late In watch and ward where soldiers wait, Now shining in triumphant state, He rises Victor from death’s gate. 4. Hell’s pains are loosed, and tears are fled; Captivity is captive led; The Angel, crowned with light, hath said, The Lord is risen...

Lauds in Eastertide

Eastertide at Lauds – 1. Light’s glitt’ring morn bedecks the sky, Heaven thunders forth its victor cry, The glad earth shouts its triumph high, And groaning hell makes wild reply: 2. While he, the King of glorious might Treads down death’s strength in death’s despite, And trampling hell by victor’s right, Brings forth his...

Lauds in the Easter Octave

Lauds in Easter week – 1. Light’s glitt’ring morn bedecks the sky, Heaven thunders forth its victor cry, The glad earth shouts its triumph high, And groaning hell makes wild reply: 2. While he, the King of glorious might Treads down death's strength in death's despite, And trampling hell by victor's right, Brings forth...

Lauds in Holy Week

Holy Week at Lauds – 1. Sing my tongue, the glorious battle; sing the ending of the fray. Now above the cross, the trophy, sound the loud triumphant lay; Tell how Christ, the world’s redeemer, as a victim won the day. 2. Tell how, when at length the fullness of the appointed time was...

Lauds on Palm Sunday

Lauds on Palm Sunday and in Holy Week – Short Lesson – Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being born...