Feria in Advent (III)

12/18/2017

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The Collect.

O LORD Jesus Christ, who at thy first coming didst send thy messenger to prepare thy way before thee; Grant that the ministers and stewards of thy mysteries may likewise so pre pare and make ready thy way, by turning the hearts of the disobedient to the wisdom of the just,...


Advent III

12/17/2017

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The Collect.

O LORD Jesus Christ, who at thy first coming didst send thy messenger to prepare thy way before thee; Grant that the ministers and stewards of thy mysteries may likewise so pre pare and make ready thy way, by turning the hearts of the disobedient to the wisdom of the just,...


The Raising of Saint Lazarus, the Disciple of the Lord

12/17/2017

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The holy Evangelist John saith of Lazarus that he was the brother of Martha and Mary of Bethany, with whom our Lord was often wont to tarry during his earthly ministry, and that Jesus loved Martha, and her sister, and Lazarus. And he saith further: When Jesus had heard therefore that he was sick, he abode...


Feria in Advent (II)

12/16/2017

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The Collect.

BLESSED Lord, who hast caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning; Grant that we may in such wise hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them, that by patience and comfort of thy holy Word, we may embrace, and ever hold fast, the blessed hope of everlasting life, which thou...


Saint Eusebius

12/16/2017

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Bishop and Martyr.  

Eusebius, who was born on the Island of Sardinia about the year 283, became a lector in the Roman Church, and afterwards was made Bishop of ...