Monday at Sext – My eyes are ever toward the Lord. ~Psalm Antiphon, with Psalm 25 ~Image: Crucifix in the Church of the Visitation, St. Augustine’s House
Tuesday at Sext – My soul thirsts for the living God. When shall I come and behold the face of God? ~Psalm Antiphon
Advent Sext – Short Lesson and Verse – 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 V. Visit us with your salvation, R. That we may see the blessedness of your people.
Sunday at Sext – Short Lesson – The Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do know how to pray as we ought, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with sighs too deep for words. And he who searches the hearts of men knows what is the mind of the Spirit, because...
Wednesday at Sext – Rouse yourself! Why do you sleep, O Lord? Awake, do not cast us off forever! Why do you hide your face? Why do you forget our affliction and oppression? For our soul is bowed down to the dust; our body cleaves to the ground. Rise up, come to our help....
Sext on Thursday – V. You are good and do good; R. Teach me your statutes. ~Responsory
Sext on Tuesday – As a deer longs for flowing streams, so longs my soul for you, O God. ~Psalm 42: 1