Monday at Lauds

Lauds on Monday – The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men’s hands. They have mouths, but they speak not, they have eyes but they see not, they have ears, but they hear not, nor is there any breath in their mouths. Those who make them are like them;...

Friday at Lauds

Lauds on Friday – Let me hear of your loving kindness in the morning. Teach me the way I should go in the morning. Glory to the Father, and to the Son, And to the Holy Spirit. Let me hear of your loving kindness in the morning. ~Responsory

Thursday at Lauds

Lauds on Thursday – Short Lesson – As each has received a gift, employ it for one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: whoever speaks, as one who utters oracles of God; whoever renders service, as one who renders it by the strength which God supplies; in order that in everything God...

Friday at Lauds

Lauds on Friday – Through the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high has broken upon us. ~Benedictus Antiphon

Wednesday at Lauds

Lauds on Wednesday – Though we be stained with blots within, Thy quickening rays shall purge our sin; light of the Morning Star, thy grace Shed on us from thy cloudless face. ~Office Hymn, stanza 4

Tuesday at Lauds

Lauds on Tuesday – Come, leave thy bed, to each he cries Who yet in idle slumber lies: Now chaste and just and sober stand And watch; my coming is at hand. ~ Office Hymn, stanza 2

Thursday at Lauds

Lauds on Thursday – Praise the LORD from the earth, you sea monsters and all deeps. ~Psalm 148: 7 image: Humpback whale

Tuesday at Lauds

Lauds on Tuesday – Praise the LORD, all you nations! Extol him, all you peoples! For great is his steadfast love toward us; and the faithfulness of the LORD endures forever. ~Psalm 117

Wednesday at Lauds

Lauds on Wednesday – My heart is steadfast, O God, my heart is steadfast! I will sing and make melody! ~Psalm 57: 9