Posted By bwatchman / Solitary / Office, Sessional Hymn, Solitary / 282 Comments

Be moved, O God, by the sufferings that your saints endure for You; we beseech You to heal all our sufferings, O Lord and Lover of Humankind. (Daily Office, Wednesday Sessional Hymn II) image by unknown

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Posted By bwatchman / Solitary / Nesterov, Office, Sessional Hymn, Solitary / 10 Comments

Foolishly have I separated myself from You, O Lord, and like the Prodigal I have wasted all my life. As a slave I have served my senseless and sinful desires each day. But now I beg You, O God of tenderness, through the intercession of the angels, welcome me as the Prodigal and save me. (Daily Office, Monday Sessional Hymn II) image by Mikhail Nesterov

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