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  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 31 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday 1 June 2022 Wednesday of the 7th week of Eastertide Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fa...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 31 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday 1 June 2022 Wednesday of the 7th week of Eastertide Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 31 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday 1 June 2022 Saint Justin, Martyr  on Wednesday of the 7th week of Eastertide Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make h...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 31 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday 1 June 2022 Wednesday of the 7th week of Eastertide Compline (Night Prayer)(today) The Compline after First or Second Vespers of a Sunday may be substituted for the Compline of a weekday. ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fath...

  • Should You Hire Writing Help?

    Posted May 31 by Karl Rockwell

    During the time a situation where you don’t know how to being write an essay occurs, you probably often think about hiring a professional essay writer. Let’s talk about when this decision makes sense.   Having troubles with preparing a worthy submission for your professor’s ...

  • Conducting a home inspection checklist is a good question

    Posted May 31 by Perez Cesar

    It is the buyer's last chance to discover problems with the property before committing to purchase it that a home inspection is performed. Furthermore, it provides the seller with an opportunity to address those issues and negotiate a better price with the buyer. Here's what to expect on the day of ...

  • Sapphries

    Posted May 31 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    The Mystery of The Ma 'Arav Tuesday, May 31, 2022   Micah prophesied that, "one will go forth from you Bethlehem, whose origins are from old, from ancient times." The Hebrew word for ancient times is kadem, which also means the east or the sunrise. Messiah's origins are from th...

  • Meditation

    Posted May 31 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Today's Meditation “Dearly beloved Mother, grant, if it is possible, that I may have no other spirit but yours to know Jesus and his divine will; that I may have no other soul but yours to praise and glorify the Lord; that I may have no other heart but yours to love God with a love as pure an...

  • Coffee Time with Jesus

    Posted May 31 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Jesus: The Image of the Invisible God He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. Colossians 1:15   Jesus is the Image of the Invisible God whom you can’t see. Throughout history people have asked to see God, but God has protected the...

  • Daily Prayer

    Posted May 31 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Daily Prayer Dear Father God,   I want to know You more, much more than I do.   You are great and You do great things.   I want to spend more time with You each day.   Please help me each day...   ...

  • Verse of the Day

    Posted May 31 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Verse of the Day Isaiah 30:21 NKJV Your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, “This is the way, walk in it,” Whenever you turn to the right hand Or whenever you turn to the left.   John 10:27 NKJV My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and the...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Lectionary: 572 Reading I Zep 3:14-18a Shout for joy, O daughter Zion!             Sing joyfully, O Israel! Be glad and exult with all your heart,  &...

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    May 31st: Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Lk 1:39-56): Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabet...

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast  Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary From Altarpiece of the Virgin by Jacques Daret c.1434. Gemäldegalerie, Berlin. A sermon by St Bede ...

  • Office of Readings

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast  Office of Readings Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.G...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast  Morning Prayer (Lauds) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast Mid-Morning Prayer (Terce) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Gl...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast  Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to hel...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 30 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Tuesday 31 May 2022 The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Feast Compline (Night Prayer)(today) The Compline after First or Second Vespers of a Sunday may be substituted for the Compline of a weekday. ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory b...

  • Sapphries

    Posted May 30 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Master of The Magi Monday, May 30, 2022   The Magi were from Persia, considered wise men, priests, astrologers. Astrology is condemned in Scripture. God could use anything to speak to them, but why could they connect a star to a Jewish child born as Savior? When Nebuchadnezzar ...

  • Coffee Time with Jesus

    Posted May 30 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    The Holy Spirit: The Breath of the Almighty The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life. Job 33:4   The Holy Spirit is the Breath of the Almighty; He gives life to all living things. When Adam was originally created, God breathed into ...

  • Daily Prayer

    Posted May 30 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Daily Prayer Oh, Breath of God,   Please breathe on me.   Fill me with life anew, that I may love what You love, say what you say and do what You do.   Please breathe on me, Breath of God, until my heart is pure, until my wil...

  • Verse of the Day

    Posted May 30 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Verse of the Day Job 33:4 New International Version The Spirit of God has made me, the breath of the Almighty gives me life.

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    Posted May 30 by Jake Sowyer

    Tips on How to Rewording synonym: guide to rewrite A great writer will always have a unique way of composing reports. It is crucial to understand the recommended style that you’ll utilize to make your documents appealing. When the need arises to change a report, don't hesitate to ask https:...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter Lectionary: 297 Reading I Acts 19:1-8 While Apollos was in Corinth, Paul traveled through the interior of the country and down to Ephesus where he found some disciples. He said to them, “Did you receive the Holy Spiri...

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Jn 16:29-33): The disciples said to Jesus; “Now you are talking plainly, and not in any figure of speech. Now we realize that you know everything and that you do not n...

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide  Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide From the Instructions to Catechumens by St Cyril of JerusalemThe living water of the Holy Spirit The water I shall give him will...

  • Office of Readings

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide  Office of Readings Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fath...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide  Morning Prayer (Lauds) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide Mid-Morning Prayer (Terce) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fa...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father a...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fathe...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide  Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to th...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Monday 30 May 2022 Monday of the 7th week of Eastertide Compline (Night Prayer)(today) The Compline after First or Second Vespers of a Sunday may be substituted for the Compline of a weekday. ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and...

  • Saint of the Day

    Posted May 29 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    St. Bona of Pisa Saint of the Day St. Bona (1156 – 1207 A.D.) was born in Pisa, Italy. She experienced visions at a young age which led her into an ascetical life of penance and fasting. She dedicated herself to God at the early age of ten and became an Augustinian tertiary. At the age of ...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Readings for the Seventh Sunday of Easter Readings for the Seventh Sunday of Easter - Ascension LISTEN PODCAST En Español View Calendar Get Daily Readings E-mails The Ascension of the Lord Lectionary: 58 Read...

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord (C) listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Lk 24:46-53): Jesus said to his disciples: “Thus it is written that the Christ would suffer and rise from the dead on the third day and that repentance, for the ...

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity  Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: The Ascension of the Lord A panel showing the Ascension, from the Armadio degli argenti (c.1450) by Fra Angelico (c.1395-1455). From a sermon by Saint Augustin...

  • Office of Readings

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity  Office of Readings Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to th...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity  Morning Prayer (Lauds) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be t...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity Mid-Morning Prayer (Terce) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fa...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity  Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Sunday 29 May 2022 The Ascension of the Lord - Solemnity Compline (Night Prayer) ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end...

  • Gather Your Facts Rightly: Unveiling Fraudulent Help for Academ

    Posted May 28 by liza crowder

    Colleges often are required by their students to complete a assignment or academic ghost writer. The instructor will not have real authority over the process of assigning the task. Consequently, the course may require a fair share of in-depth understanding of the concepts. Some tasks are challenging...

  • Coffee Time with Jesus

    Posted May 28 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Jesus: A Prophet Mighty in Deed and Word And He said to them, “What things?” And they said to Him, “The things concerning Jesus of Nazareth, who was a Prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people.” Luke 24:19   ...

  • Daily Prayer

    Posted May 28 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Daily Prayer Dear Father God,   You are the Almighty Father God who sent His only Son Jesus who is Mighty in Deed and Word.   You are Mighty to save, Mighty to heal, Mighty to provide, Mighty to redeem, Mighty to love.   You a...

  • Verse of the Day

    Posted May 28 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Verse of the Day Psalms 32:7 NKJV You are my hiding place; You shall preserve me from trouble; You shall surround me with songs of deliverance. Selah

  • Saint of the Day

    Posted May 28 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    St. Bernard Montjoux Saint of the Day St. Bernard of Montjoux (c. 923–1008 A.D.), also known as St. Bernard of Menthon, was born to a wealthy and noble family in the Kingdom of Arles (present day France and Switzerland). As an adult he refused an honorable marriage and determined i...

  • How’s Your Heart?

    Posted May 27 by Rev. Dr. David May ThD.

    Proverbs 4:23-27  23 Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.24 Keep your mouth free of perversity. keep corrupt talk far from your lips.25 Let your eyes look straight ahead. fix your gaze directly before you.26 Give careful thought to the[a] paths for your feet a...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday of the Sixth Week of Easter Lectionary: 296 Reading I Acts 18:23-28 After staying in Antioch some time, Paul left and traveled in orderly sequence through the Galatian country and Phrygia, bringing strength to all the disciples. A Jew named Apollos, ...

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday of the Sixth Week of Easter listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Jn 16:23b-28): Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, whatever you ask the Father in my name he will give you. Until now you have not asked anything i...

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday  Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: Saturday before Ascension Sunday From a homily on the Song of Songs by Saint Gregory of Nyssa, bishopThe glory you gave to me, I have given to them When love has entir...

  • Office of Readings

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday  Office of Readings Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday  Morning Prayer (Lauds) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fa...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday Mid-Morning Prayer (Terce) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fath...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday  (First Vespers of tomorrow, The Ascension of the Lord) Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Saturday 28 May 2022 Saturday before Ascension Sunday Compline (Night Prayer) ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end.Amen. A...

  • Sapphries

    Posted May 27 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    The Action Test Friday, May 27, 2022   If you ask some believers how they are doing, they will say, well, I am going through a test. It's a testing time now in my life. But in school we took tests, and we didn't like them much then either. The point of tests were that you could...

  • Saint of the Day

    Posted May 27 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    St. Augustine of Canterbury Saint of the Day St. Augustine of Canterbury (d. 604 A.D.), also known as St. Austin, was prior of a monastery in Rome before being called by Pope Gregory the Great to be a missionary to the British Isles. The Pope received word that the pagans of Britain woul...

  • Coffee Time with Jesus

    Posted May 27 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    The Father: His Name is Father I have come in My Father's name, and you do not receive Me, if another comes in his own name, him you will receive. John 5:43   His Name is Father; this means that “Father” is more than a title. Men on earth are ca...

  • Daily Prayer

    Posted May 27 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Daily Prayer Dear Heavenly Father,   I join with all creation and all people to praise You...   Kings of the earth and all peoples, Princes and all judges of the earth, Both young men and maidens, Old men and children. L...

  • Verse of the Day

    Posted May 27 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Verse of the Day Psalms 148:11-13 NKJV Kings of the earth and all peoples; Princes and all judges of the earth; Both young men and maidens; Old men and children. Let them praise the name of the LORD, For His name alone is exalted; His glory is above the earth and he...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday of the Sixth Week of Easter Lectionary: 295 Reading I Acts 18:9-18 One night while Paul was in Corinth, the Lord said to him in a vision, “Do not be afraid. Go on speaking, and do not be silent, for I am with you. No one will attack and harm you, ...

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday of the Sixth Week of Easter listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Jn 16:20-23): Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, you will weep and mourn, while the world rejoices; you will grieve, but your grief will become joy....

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday  or Saint Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop  Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: Friday before Ascension Sunday St Augustine's homilies on St John's gospelThe two lives There are two ways of life that God ...

  • Office of Readings

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday  or Saint Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop  Office of Readings Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, m...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday  or Saint Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop  Morning Prayer (Lauds) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lor...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday Mid-Morning Prayer (Terce) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father a...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and to ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday  or Saint Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop  Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O L...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Friday 27 May 2022 Friday before Ascension Sunday Compline (Night Prayer)(today) The Compline after First or Second Vespers of a Sunday may be substituted for the Compline of a weekday. ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and to th...

  • Feast Day

    Posted May 26 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Ascension Thursday Daily Feast After Jesus’ Resurrection from the dead, He continued to appear to His disciples for a period of 40 days. After this time, with His Apostles gathered around Him on the Mount of Olives, Jesus was taken up bodily into heaven, as recorded in the Gospels....

  • Sapphries

    Posted May 26 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    The Detour Leader Thursday, May 26, 2022   Have you ever been driving on a trip and had to take a detour? You are not really sure where to go, but you follow the detour. Then other people start following you because they think you know where you are going. Now you are under pre...

  • Coffee Time with Jesus

    Posted May 26 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Jesus: A Star out of Jacob I see Him, but not now, I behold Him, but not near, a Star shall come out of Jacob; a Scepter shall rise out of Israel. Numbers 24:17   Jesus is pictured as A Star Out of Jacob. Just as mariners plot their course by the stars, so ...

  • Daily Prayer

    Posted May 26 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Daily Prayer Dear Father God,   I know that You want me to be the salt of the earth, a light in the darkness and like a city on a hill, so that others will be drawn to You, as Jesus taught us...   You are the salt of the earth, but if t...

  • Verse of the Day

    Posted May 26 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Verse of the Day Matthew 5:13-14 NKJV “You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men. “You are the light of the world. A city that...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Readings for the Thursday of the Sixth Week of Easter Readings for the Memorial of Saint Philip Neri, priest LISTEN PODCAST En Español View Calendar Get Daily Readings E-mails The Ascension of the Lord Lectionary: 58 ...

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday of the Sixth Week of Easter listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Jn 16:16-20): Jesus said to his disciples: “A little while and you will no longer see me, and again a little while later and you will see me.” So some of his dis...

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Saint Philip Neri, Priest  on Thursday before Ascension Sunday Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: Saint Philip Neri, Priest A painting by Sebastiano Conca (1680-1764). From a sermon by Saint AugustineAlways rejoice in the Lord The Apos...

  • Office of Readings

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Saint Philip Neri, Priest  on Thursday before Ascension Sunday Office of Readings Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to h...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Saint Philip Neri, Priest  on Thursday before Ascension Sunday Morning Prayer (Lauds) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Thursday before Ascension Sunday Mid-Morning Prayer (Terce) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Fath...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Thursday before Ascension Sunday Midday Prayer (Sext) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Thursday before Ascension Sunday Afternoon Prayer (None) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father ...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Saint Philip Neri, Priest  on Thursday before Ascension Sunday Vespers (Evening Prayer) Introduction (without Invitatory) If this is the first Hour that you are reciting today, use the version with the Invitatory Psalm instead. O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make hast...

  • Liturgy of the Hours

    Posted May 25 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Thursday 26 May 2022 Thursday before Ascension Sunday Compline (Night Prayer)(today) The Compline after First or Second Vespers of a Sunday may be substituted for the Compline of a weekday. ________ INTRODUCTION O God, come to our aid. O Lord, make haste to help us.Glory be to the Father and t...

  • Sapphries

    Posted May 25 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    The Pagan Temple of Jerusalem Wednesday, May 25, 2022   Chanukah is the story of a pagan temple dedicated to the Greek god Zeus, full of ungodliness, idolatry. There were many pagan temples in ancient times, but this pagan temple was different. It was made to be the Temple of G...

  • Coffee Time with Jesus

    Posted May 25 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Jesus: A Righteous Man So, when the centurion saw what had happened, he glorified God, saying, "Certainly, this was a righteous Man!" Luke 23:47   Jesus was a Righteous Man, which means Jesus did right things in the right way. A righteous man is right in his des...

  • Daily Prayer

    Posted May 25 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Daily Prayer Dear Father God,   Thank You that You are with me always, as Jesus promised...   ...I am with you always, even to the end of the age. Matthew 28:20   Thank You that if I stumble and fall, I will fall int...

  • Verse of the Day

    Posted May 25 by Pastor Charles Stilwell ULCM

    Lighthouse Ministries Verse of the Day Matthew 28:20 NKJV teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Amen.

  • Gospel/Homily

    Posted May 24 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday of the Sixth Week of Easter listen   Download   View 1st Reading and Psalm Gospel text (Jn 16:12-15): Jesus said to his disciples; “I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now. But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide you to all...

  • Lectionary

    Posted May 24 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday of the Sixth Week of Easter Lectionary: 293 Reading I Acts 17:15, 22—18:1 After Paul’s escorts had taken him to Athens, they came away with instructions for Silas and Timothy to join him as soon as possible. Then Paul stood up at the Are...

  • Spiritual Reading

    Posted May 24 by Arch Bishop Micheal Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.

    Wednesday 25 May 2022 Wednesday of the 6th week of Eastertide  or Saint Gregory VII, Pope  or Saint Mary Magdalen de’ Pazzi, Virgin  or Saint Bede the Venerable, Priest, Doctor  Spiritual Reading Your Second Reading from the Office of Readings: Wednesday of the 6th week...