Forty Hours Devotion: Thursday Evening Vespers

Reading: Hebrews 12:18-24 The letter to the Hebrews draws our attention to two living pictures. First, there is the worship gathering of the old Law, at Mount Sinai, with Moses as the presider. There the people gathered in fear, because anyone who might see the Lord would certainly die. The worship was of a God… Continue reading Forty Hours Devotion: Thursday Evening Vespers

Thursday of the First Week of Lent

Today’s readings Have you noticed that the readings for these early days of Lent have been teaching us how to accomplish the various disciplines of Lent, which really are the various disciplines of the spiritual life? Today’s discipline then, I think, would be persistence in prayer. In the first reading, we have Queen Esther, who… Continue reading Thursday of the First Week of Lent