Category Archives: Human Rights

Morning Prayer 2.25.17, John Roberts, Priest, 1949

Even though our outer nature is wasting away, our inner nature is being renewed day by day. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and holy place and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.23.17, Polycarp, Bishop & Martyr of Smyrna, 156

Ready to Grab & Go! Our early service is ready now; click here. We had great leadership from cantors, lectors & intercessors at the later service: go here. — For if there was glory in the ministry of condemnation, much … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.20.17, Frederick Douglass, Prophetic Witness, 1895 [USA & Canada: Civic Holidays]

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make speed to save … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.20.17, Frederick Douglass, Prophetic Witness, 1895 [USA & Canada: Civic Holiday]

One combined service today & 2 cantors – Morning Prayer is now ready for streaming! Go here. — Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. I was glad when they said … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.19.17, Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany

I have other sheep that do not belong to this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. So there will be one flock, one shepherd. Let my prayer be set forth in your sight … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.19.17, Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany

As a mother comforts her child, so I will comfort you; you shall be comforted in Jerusalem. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.18.17, Martin Luther, Theologian, 1546

Jesus said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets! They devour … Continue reading

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