Tag Archives: praise

The Psalm for the Day

Praise the LORD! Praise the LORD from the heavens; praise him in the heights! Praise him, all his angels; praise him, all his host! Praise him, sun and moon; praise him, all you shining stars! Praise him, you highest heavens, … Continue reading

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A Carol for Christmas Eve

O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit! Welt ging verloren, Christ ist geboren: Freue, freue dich, o Christenheit! O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit! Christ ist erschienen, uns zu versöhnen: Freue, freue dich, o Christenheit! O du … Continue reading

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The Canticle for the Day ~ Advent IV

My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant. Surely, from now on all generations will call me blessed; for the Mighty One has … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day ~ Advent III

Surely God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid, for the LORD GOD is my strength and my might; he has become my salvation. With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. And … Continue reading

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A Psalm for the Day

I will extol you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever. The Lord is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. The Lord is good to all, his compassion is over all … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

It is good to give thanks to the Lord,    to sing praises to your name, O Most High;       to declare your steadfast love in the morning,       and your faithfulness by night,     … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

I give you thanks, O Lord, with my whole heart;     before the gods I sing your praise; I bow down toward your holy temple     and give thanks to your name         for your steadfast love and … Continue reading

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The Psalm for the Day

O Lord, how manifold are your works!    In wisdom you have made them all;    the earth is full of your creatures. Yonder is the sea, great and wide,    creeping things innumerable are there,    living things both … Continue reading

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Advent III

It is humbling to realize I am not the first to praise You in this new day In the silence of awakening creation sings your grace:       Laus tibi Christe!       Gloria! Gloria!       … Continue reading

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Creature Choir

“God has gone up with a shout,       the Lord with the sound of a trumpet.   Sing praises to God, sing praises;       sing praises to our King, sing praises.   For God is the … Continue reading

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Praises Be!

“O Lord, in the morning you hear my voice; in the morning I plead my case to you and watch. For you are not a God who delights in wickedness; Evil will not sojourn with you.” ~ Psalm 5:3-4 The … Continue reading

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Bird`Song

It is hard to hear the voices of the birds over the wind’s whistling It tears through the fir`trees setting the cones to trembling The little singers flutter now down among the vining berries gone to seeds seeds to harvest … Continue reading

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