Author Archives: Roelof

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Friday, 18 Aug 2017

Teach us, O Lord, to attempt what we fear we cannot attain, to ascend what we fear we cannot reach and to express what we fear we cannot utter. In adoring you whom we cannot comprehend, teach us to celebrate ...

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Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017

O consuming fire, O Spirit of love, descend into the depth of our hearts and there transform us until we are fire of your fire, love of your love, and Christ himself is formed within us. Amen. Elizabeth ...

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Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017

Power of God, be our protection; wisdom of God, be our guide; word of God, be our inspiration; shield of God, be our defence; hosts of God, be our deliverance; Son of God, be our salvation; now and always. Amen. ...

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Thursday, 24 Aug 2017

O Love divine, to you we cry in the day and in the night, for you alone can speak to our condition. You alone can search the mind and purify the heart. You alone are infinite in love and you ...

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Friday, 25 Aug 2017

Preferring nothing to you, O Christ, let us hold fast to your love, embrace your cross and honour your name. Let conviction mark our speech, courage our life and patience our faith; for your own name’s sake. Amen. ...

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Saturday, 26 Aug 2017

Create within us, O God, a love for your holy word. Teach us its true and inner meaning. Within its sacred pages may we find new strength and joy; by its precepts guidance for the soul, and through familiar words ...

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Sunday, 27 Aug 2017

Grant us, O Lord, the will to accomplish all that pleases you; the strength to do all that you command and the reverence to respect all that you have made; for your own name’s sake. Amen. Francis of Assisi ...

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Thursday, 17 Aug 2017

Let the door of our heart be opened to receive Christ, our Lord and our God. Let the soul of our being be unlocked, to welcome our Saviour, the Redeemer of all. Let the gates of our life be flung ...

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Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017

Take our bodies, O Christ, to do your work; for here on earth you have no body now but ours. Take our hands to be your hands, and our feet to walk in the ways of your feet. Take our ...

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Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017

God, in whom the faithful put their trust and for whom the true of heart wait in hope; guide us in the hour of perplexity, preserve us in the day of confusion and remember us in the moment of our ...

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