Wednesday, February 21, 2018

WEEK OF LENT I

In the name of the Father, (+) and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen

In the morning: Psalm 39

In the evening: Psalm 51:1-12

One or more of the following lessons:

Proverbs 30:1-9,  Matthew 4:1-11

In the morning: Benedictus Dominus Deus

In the evening: Magnificat

Prayer of the Day    

God of wisdom, throughout these forty days you instruct your people and nourish them with your Word: Teach us through self-denial to bind our hearts to your service, and make us one through constant prayer; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Pray for all in civil authority
For the leaders of the nations of the world
For respect for the land and the conservation of natural resources
For protection against the perils of abundance
For peace among the nations

Our Father…

The Lord almighty bless (+) us, and direct our days and our deeds in his peace.

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