Monday after Pentecost

Monday after Pentecost – At St. Augustine’s House we begin ordinary weekdays today as the (liturgical) 7th week of the year. In many countries it is observed as a national holiday, Whit Monday or Pentecost Monday. In the Orthodox Church it is known as Monday of the Holy Spirit. Whit Monday gets its English...

Sext on the Day of Pentecost

Sext on the Day of Pentecost – Short Lesson God saved us, not because of deeds done by us in righteousness, but in virtue of his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal in the Holy Spirit, which he poured out upon us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior, so that we...

First Vespers of Pentecost

First Vespers of Pentecost – Short Lesson – But you are not in the flesh, you are in the Spirit, if in fact the Spirit of God dwells in you. Any one who does not have the Spirit of Christ does not belong to him. But if Christ is in you, although your bodies...

Terce on Pentecost – Psalm antiphon, short lesson, and responsory

Antiphon: The Spirit of the Lord has filled the whole world, alleluia. Lesson: By one spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and all were made to drink of one Spirit. ~1 Corinthians 12:13 V. I will pray to the Father, alleluia. R. And he will give you another...

The Day of Pentecost – Second Vespers – Lesson

I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all lowliness and meekness, with patience, forbearing one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. There is one body and one...