Friday at Vespers – I call upon you, O LORD; make haste to me; give ear to my voice, when I call to you. Let my prayer be counted as incense before you, and the lifting up of my hands as an evening sacrifice! ~Psalm 141: 1,2
Wednesday at Vespers – The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in mercy. He will not always accuse, nor will he keep his anger forever. He does not deal with us according to our sins, nor repay us according to our iniquities. For as the heavens are high above the...
Tuesday at Vespers We give thanks to you, O God; we give thanks; we call on your name and recount your wondrous deeds. ~Psalm 75:1
Monday at Vespers – Praise the LORD with the lyre, make melody to him with the harp of ten strings. ~Psalm 33:2
Wednesday at Vespers – Singers and dancers alike say, “All our springs are in you.” ~Psalm 87:6
Christmastide at Vespers – The Root of Jesse has budded; the Star has come out of Jacob; a Virgin has borne the Savior; we praise you O our God. ~Magnificat Antiphon
Vespers in the Christmas Octave – Princely state is yours on the day you lead your host in holy splendor. From the womb of the morning I have begotten you. ~Responsory
Christmas Vespers – O Savior of our fallen race, O Brightness of the Father’s face, O Son who shared the Father’s might Before the world knew day or night, O Jesus, very Light of light, Our constant star in sin’s deep night: Now hear the prayers your people pray Throughout the world this holy...
Vespers on Christmas Day, and in Christmastide until the Epiphany – O Savior of our fallen race, O Brightness of the Father’s face, O Son who shared the Father’s might Before the world knew day or night, O Jesus, very Light of light, Our constant star in sin’s deep night: Now hear the prayers...
Great O Antiphon, December 23 – O Emmanuel, our King and Lawgiver, the Desire of all nations and their Salvation: Come and save us, O Lord our God. ~Magnificat Antiphon