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For the Renewal of Life

Today we pray our eternal King to drive wrong desires from us, incline our hearts to keep His law, and guide our feet into the way of peace. Source: A Collect for the Renewal of Life (Morning Prayer I), from The Book of Common Prayer, alt. http://media.blubrry.com/sacredmeditations/sacredmeditations.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Collect-for-the-Renewal-of-Life-BCP56.mp3Podcast: Play in new …

Prayer to God the Highest Good

After exhorting us on how God–not wealth, nor honor, nor wisdom and skill–is our highest good (Listen here.), Johann Starck leads us in praying to the Triune God who alone is our “highest, dearest, truest, and very best good.” Source: Starck’s Prayer-Book, by Johann Starck (translated and edited by W. …

The Holy Innocents (2020)

Today we remember the slaughter of the holy innocents by King Herod. We pray our gracious God to receive all innocent victims into His arms of mercy, and that He would mightily frustrate evil tyrants and establish His rule of justice, love, and peace. The Holy Innocents (December 28), from …