Psalms and Prayers of Others

St Therese

A Psalm for our time

As part of an assignment for my weekly Bible study, each of us were encouraged to write our own Psalm. Given the times we are…

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A Holy Saturday meditation

From 2012 I started wondering what the Apostles were doing during the weekend after Jesus died. We are told that John and Peter were together…

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Prayer to St. Joseph

THIRTY DAY PRAYER TO ST. JOSEPH IN HONOR OF THE 30 YEARS HE SPENT WITH JESUS AND MARY Ever blessed and glorious Joseph, kind and…

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O Cross of Christ

This hymn was in the Magnificat this morning. I have seen it before. It is beautiful, although I don’t know the tune which accompanies it.…

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Psalm 102

          One of the paragraphs from Psalm 102 spoke to me today: “Let this be written for ages to come that…

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Prayer

This morning in the Magnificat seems to be a message for me: “Continue to pray as you feel drawn, but do not worry about it,…

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Prayer

A couple of times I have had the sense that trying to be like others as far as prayer goes is not what God wants…

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Psalm of Praise

Praise the Lord, O my soul! I will praise the Lord all my days. Weeping and in anguish I called to the Lord. He heard…

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Thought upon awakening

“Stay here and watch with me an hour” I was thinking this as I awoke this morning. I know that the line is from the…

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A Psalm of the Messiah

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel Holy and Powerful is His Name. He is our Creator and the Defender of our souls. He…

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Writing my own Psalm

Blessed be the Lord who has given me this new day. May His Holy Name be praised in all the earth! Like a lamb who…

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