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
Monday at Sext – Make me to know your ways, O LORD; teach me your paths. ~Psalm 25:5
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
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
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
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 – 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...
Monday at Terce – Teach me, O LORD, the way of your statues; and I will observe it to the end. ~Psalm 119:33
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
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...