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Lutheran Monastery and Retreat House

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Lutheran Monastery and Retreat House

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Christ the King Sunday

Christ the King Sunday – “When the Son of man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne. Before him will be gathered all the nations, and he will separate them one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats, and...

Sext on Saturday

Saturday at Sext Let those who desire my vindication shout for joy and be glad, and say evermore, “Great is the LORD, who delights in the welfare of his servant!” ~Psalm 35:32, 33

Sext on Friday

Friday at Sext – They stare and gloat over me; they divide my garments among them, and for my clothing they cast lots. But you, O LORD, be not far off! O you my help, hasten to my aid! ~Psalm 22: 18-19 ~We remember our Lord Jesus at the hour he was hung upon...

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 Wednesday

Wednesday at Sext – Rise up, come to our help. Deliver us for the sake of your steadfast love. ~Psalm 44: 28

Saint Elizabeth of Thuringia, Princess of Hungary

November 17 – St. Elizabeth of Thuringia, Princess of Hungary – T.O.S.F. – (Third Order Franciscan) – (German: Heilige Elisabeth von Thüringen, Hungarian: Árpád-házi Szent Erzsébet, July 7, 1207 – November 17, 1231) was a princess of the Kingdom of Hungary. She was the daughter of Andrew II of Hungary and Gertrude of Merania,...

Sext on Monday

Monday at Sext – Short Lesson Now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves of God, the return you get is sanctification and its end, eternal life. ~Romans 6:22

Terce on Sunday

Sunday at Terce – Short Lesson and Verse – God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him. ~1 John 4: 16 V. You have been my helper, cast me not off, R. Forsake me not, O God of my salvation!

Terce on Saturday

Saturday at Terce – Plead my cause and redeem me; give me life according to your promise. ~Psalm 119: 154

Terce on Friday

Friday at Terce – Your decrees are wonderful; therefore my soul keeps them. The unfolding of your words gives light; it imparts understanding to the simple. With open mouth I pant, because I long for your commandments. ~Psalm 119: 129-131