Sext on Tuesday

Tuesday at Sext – As a deer longs for flowing streams, so longs my soul for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and behold the face of God? ~Psalm 42: 1,2

Terce on Friday

Friday at Terce – You are righteous, O LORD, and right are your judgments. You have appointed your decrees in righteousness and in all faithfulness. ~Psalm 119:137, 138

Terce on Thursday

Thursday at Terce – Accept my offerings of praise, O LORD, and teach me your ordinances ~Psalm 119:108 ~Image: Singing outside the old Quonset Hut Chapel

Terce on Wednesday

Wednesday at Terce – Forever, O LORD, your word is firmly fixed in the heavens. Your faithfulness endures to all generations; you have established the earth, and it stands fast. ~Psalm 119:9-10

Terce on Tuesday

Tuesday at Terce – The LORD is my portion; I promise to keep your words. I entreat your favor with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise. ~Psalm 119:57-58

Monday Housekeeping – Vigils

Monday Housekeeping – Daily life at St. Augustine’s House – Each Monday for a few weeks there will be a short introduction to each of the daily liturgies: Vigils starts at 5.10 A.M. and lasts about 45 minutes. It begins with an Invitatory Psalm as an introduction to the day. There are then more...

Terce on Monday

Monday at Terce – Teach me, O LORD, the way of your statues; and I will observe it to the end. ~Psalm 119:33

None on Friday

Friday at None – The LORD tests the righteous and the wicked, and his soul hates the lover of violence. ~Psalm 11:5 ~Image: The Last Judgement by Michelangelo

None on Thursday

Thursday at None – O LORD, my heart is not lifted up, my eyes are not raised too high; I do not occupy myself with things too great and too marvelous for me. But I have calmed and quieted my soul, like a weaned child with its mother; my soul within me is like...