Category: Daily Prayer

Morning Prayer Wednesday, 31 March 2021

Good morning, Cornerstone friends on this Wednesday of Holy Week. We have had our weeks of self-examination and preparation; we now have three solemn days ahead to remember what our Lord suffered for us; then the celebration of what he achieved in his time on Earth and through his disciples in each generation since. O God...

Evening Prayer Tuesday, 30 March 2021

Good evening at the end of another day on our journey to Easter. As for me, I will call upon God and the Lord will deliver me. In the evening and in the morning and at noonday I will pray and make my supplication and he will hear my voice. He shall redeem my soul in...

Morning Prayer Tuesday, 30 March 2021

God’s Grandeur by Gerard Manley Hopkins The world is charged with the grandeur of God. It will flame out, like shining from shook foil; It gathers to a greatness, like the ooze of oil Crushed. Why do men then now not reck his rod? Generations have trod, have trod, have trod; And all is seared with...

Evening Prayer Monday, 29 March 2021

The following prayers are courtesy of the dailyprayer.us website The day is done, The sun has set, Yet light still tints the sky; My heart stands still In reverence, For God is passing by. Lord’s Prayer Our Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, on earth as...

Morning Prayer Monday, 29 March 2021

Ride on, ride on in majesty! by Henry Hart Milman Ride on, ride on in majesty! Hark! all the tribes hosanna cry; O Savior meek, pursue your road with palms and scattered garments strowed. Ride on, ride on in majesty! In lowly pomp ride on to die: O Christ, your triumphs now begin o’er captive death...

Evening Prayer Friday, 26 March 2021

Loving God, we approach Palm Sunday wanting to join with the crowd to praise the name of Jesus. But we acknowledge that, like them, we sometimes join in this praise unthinkingly, gaining more from the celebration of a service than we are prepared to put into it. So we ask you this evening to help us...

Morning Prayer Friday, 26 March 2021

Good Morning! Welcome to our time of prayer on this Friday morning, as our Lent journey takes us towards a glorious Easter. Let’s praise God for protection and guidance: Lord of Life, whose loving care has brought us safely to the dawn of a new day, may we give thanks for your constancy – you are...

Evening Prayer Thursday, 25 March 2021

A reading from St John’s Gospel 7 … then he said to his disciples, ‘Let us go back to Judea.’ 8 ‘But Rabbi,’ they said, ‘a short while ago the Jews there tried to stone you, and yet you are going back?’ 9 Jesus answered, ‘Are there not twelve hours of daylight? Anyone who walks in the day-time will not...