Lauds on Monday

Monday at Lauds – Short Lesson – So speak and so act as those who are to be judged under the law of liberty. For judgement is without mercy to one who has shown no mercy; yet mercy triumphs over judgement. ~James 2: 12-13

Lauds on Thursday

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

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

Lauds on Monday

Monday at Lauds – O splendor of God’s glory bright, O thou that bringest light from light, O Light of Light, light’s living spring, O Day, all days illumining. ~Office Hymn: st. 1

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 Wednesday

Wednesday at Lauds – Transgression speaks to the wicked deep in his heart; there is no fear of God before his eyes. For he flatters himself in his own eyes that his iniquity cannot be found out and hated. The words of his mouth are mischief and deceit; he has ceased to act wisely...

Lauds on Friday

Friday at Lauds – The faith that first must be possessed Root deep within our inmost breast, And joyous hope in second place, Then charity, thy greatest grace. ~Office Hymn: st. 4

Lauds on Wednesday

Wednesday at Lauds – Your mercy, O LORD, extends to the heavens, your faithfulness to the clouds. Your righteousness is like the mountains of God, your judgments are like the great deep; you save both man and beast, O LORD. ~Psalm 36: 5,6

Lauds on Tuesday

Tuesday at Lauds – The Lord has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David. ~Benedictus Antiphon