Sext on Tuesday

Tuesday at Sext – As a deer longs for flowing streams, so longs my soul for you, O God. ~Psalm 42: 1

Sext on Monday

Monday at Sext – Remember not the sins of my youth, or my transgressions; according to your steadfast love remember me, for your goodness sake, O LORD! ~Psalm 25: 8

Sext on Thursday

Thursday at Sext – Cast your burden on the LORD, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved. ~Psalm 55: 24

Sext on Monday

Monday at Sext – Relieve the troubles of my heart, and bring me out of my distresses. Consider my affliction and my trouble, and forgive all my sins. ~Psalm 25: 17, 18

Sext in Advent

Advent at Sext – Short Lesson – In his days Judah will be saved, and Israel will dwell securely. And this is the name by which he will be called: The Lord is our righteousness. Jeremiah 23:6

Sext on Tuesday

Tuesday at Sext – As a deer longs for flowing streams, so longs my soul for you, O God. ~Psalm 42: 1

Monday Housekeeping – Sext

Monday Housekeeping – Daily Life at St. Augustine’s House – The second of the “Little Hours” is at noon and is called “Sext” because it is at the sixth hour of the day. Like Terce, it lasts about 10-15 minutes and includes the same parts. The noon hour reminds us of the hour when...

Sext on Friday

Friday at Sext – Antiphon – Be not far from me, O Lord, for trouble is near and there is none to help. My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from helping me, from the words of my groaning? ~Psalm 22: 1 ~Note: Sext is sung at...

Sext on Wednesday

Wednesday at Sext – Short Lesson – As he who called you is holy, be holy yourselves in all your conduct; since it is written, “You shall be holy, for I am holy.” ~1 Peter 1: 15