Lauds on Monday

Monday Lauds – Office Hymn – With prayer the Father we implore: O Father, glorious evermore, We plead with thee for grace and power To conquer in temptation’s hour, To guide whate’er we nobly do, With love all envy to subdue, To give us grace our wrongs to bear, To make ill fortune turn...

Lauds on Sunday

Sunday at Lauds – Shed through our hearts, O Lord, thy ray, Our souls’ dull slumber drive away: Thy Name be first on every tongue, To thee our earliest praises sung. ~Office Hymn

Lauds on Saturday

Saturday at Lauds – Short Lesson – Wash yourselves; make yourselves clean; remove the evil of your doings from before my eyes; cease to do evil, learn to do good; seek justice, correct oppression; defend the fatherless, plead for the widow. “Come now, let us reason together,” says the LORD: “though your sins are...

Lauds on Friday

Friday at Lauds – Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my supplication in your faithfulness; answer me, in your righteousness. ~Psalm 143: 1

Friday at Lauds

Lauds on Friday – 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 tress of the wood sing for joy before the LORD, for he is coming, for he is coming to...

Monday at Lauds

Lauds on Monday – The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men’s hands. They have mouths, but they speak not, they have eyes but they see not, they have ears, but they hear not, nor is there any breath in their mouths. Those who make them are like them;...

Friday at Lauds

Lauds on Friday – Let me hear of your loving kindness in the morning. Teach me the way I should go in the morning. Glory to the Father, and to the Son, And to the Holy Spirit. Let me hear of your loving kindness in the morning. ~Responsory

Thursday at Lauds

Lauds on Thursday – Short Lesson – As each has received a gift, employ it for one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: whoever speaks, as one who utters oracles of God; whoever renders service, as one who renders it by the strength which God supplies; in order that in everything God...

Friday at Lauds

Lauds on Friday – Through the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high has broken upon us. ~Benedictus Antiphon