Saturday at Lauds – Dawn sprinkles all the East with light; Day o’er the earth is gliding bright; Morn’s glittering rays their course begin: Farewell to darkness and to sin. ~Office Hymn
Office of the Dead – Lauds Hymn – The day is surely drawing near When God’s Son, the Anointed, Shall with great majesty appear As Judge of all appointed, All mirth and laughter then shall cease When flames on flames will still increase, As Scripture truly teacheth. A trumpet loud shall then resound And...
Sunday at Lauds – Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us. You are seated at the right hand of the Father. Have mercy on us. Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. Christ, Son of the living God, have mercy on us. ~Responsory
Saturday at Lauds – Extol the LORD our God, and worship at his holy mountain; for the LORD our God is holy. ~Psalm 99: 9
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
Monday at Lauds – Your name, O LORD, endures forever, your renown, O LORD, throughout all ages. ~Psalm 135: 13
Sunday at Lauds – Bless the Lord, mountains and hills. Bless the Lord, all things that grow on the earth. ~Benedicite Omnia Opera – Daniel 3:57ff Image: The retreat house with bright color before and beyond. Photo by Br. Richard
Saturday at Lauds – Extol the LORD our God, and worship at his holy mountain; for the LORD our God is holy. ~Psalm 99: 9 ~Image: A bright tree colors the season. The new addition is visible on the left. Photo by Br. Richard.
Friday at Lauds – Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice; let the sea roar, and all that fills it; let the field exult, and everything in it! Then shall all the trees of the wood sing for joy before the LORD, for he is coming, for he is coming to...
Sunday at Lauds – Maker of all, eternal King, Who day and night about dost bring: Who weary mortals to relive Dost in their turn the seasons give. ~Office Hymn ~