Plainsong Daily Office

Plainsong Daily Office

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Both Morning and Evening Prayer chanted daily, following the 1979 Book of Common Prayer, the Plainsong Psalter, and the Hymnal 1982.


Morning Prayer for the Transfiguration
Aug 6 • 20 min
And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing.
Evening Prayer for Monday, August 3rd, 2020
Aug 3 • 14 min
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Temporary Suspension due to Illness
Jun 10 • 0 min
Hello friends, I need to take a break from chanting with you while I recover from a respiratory infection I’ve been battling for 3 months now, please keep me in your prayers. -James
Evening Prayer for the second Tuesday after Pentecost
Jun 9 • 16 min
Why should I be afraid in evil days, when the wickedness of those at my heels surrounds me, the wickedness of those who put their trust in their goods, and boast of their great riches?
Morning Prayer for the second Tuesday after Pentecost
Jun 9 • 22 min
God makes war to cease in all the world; she breaks the bow and shatters the spear, and burns the shields with fire.
Evening Prayer for the second Monday after Pentecost
Jun 8 • 15 min
As the deer longs for the water-brooks, so longs my soul for you, O God.
Morning Prayer for the second Monday after Pentecost
Jun 8 • 20 min
Have I now become your enemy by telling you the truth?
Evening Prayer for Trinity Sunday
Jun 7 • 15 min
Morning Prayer for Trinity Sunday
Jun 7 • 29 min
The Father is made of none, neither created, nor begotten. The Son is of the Father alone, not made, nor created, but begotten. The Holy Ghost is of the Father and of the Son, neither made, nor created, nor begotten, but proceeding.
Evening Prayer for the Eve of Trinity Sunday
Jun 6 • 20 min
This people honours me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me; in vain do they worship me, teaching human precepts as doctrines.
Morning Prayer for the first Saturday after Pentecost
Jun 6 • 23 min
The lover of money will not be satisfied with money; nor the lover of wealth, with gain.
Evening Prayer for the first Friday after Pentecost
Jun 5 • 17 min
Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.
Morning Prayer for the first Friday after Pentecost with the Great Litany and the Supplication
Jun 5 • 32 min
From all blindness of heart; from pride, vainglory, and hypocrisy; from envy, hatred, and malice; and from all want of charity, Good Lord, deliver us.
Evening Prayer for the first Thursday after Pentecost
Jun 4 • 16 min
Jesus said to them, “They need not go away; you give them something to eat.”
Morning Prayer for the first Thursday after Pentecost
Jun 4 • 22 min
I saw under the sun that in the place of justice, wickedness was there, and in the place of righteousness, wickedness was there as well.
Evening Prayer for the first Wednesday after Pentecost
Jun 3 • 18 min
The earth reeled and rocked; the roots of the mountains shook; they reeled because of his anger.
Morning Prayer for the first Wednesday after Pentecost
Jun 3 • 22 min
For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven…
Evening Prayer for the first Tuesday after Pentecost
Jun 2 • 14 min
O LORD watch over us and save this generation for ever. The wicked prowl on every side, and that which is worthless is highly prized by everyone.
Morning Prayer for the first Tuesday after Pentecost
Jun 2 • 23 min
The LORD will hear the desire of the humble; to give justice to the orphan and oppressed, so that mere mortals may strike terror no more.
Evening Prayer for the first Tuesday after Pentecost
Jun 1 • 17 min
O LORD my God, if there is any wickedness in my hands, then let my enemy lay my honor in the dust.
Morning Prayer for the first Monday after Pentecost
Jun 1 • 24 min
I said to myself, “Come now, I will make a test of pleasure; enjoy yourself.”
Evening Prayer for the Day of Pentecost
May 31 • 16 min
The LORD upholds all those who fall; he lifts up those who are bowed down.
Morning Prayer for the Day of Pentecost
May 31 • 21 min
Now the whole group of those who believed where of one heart and soul, and not one claimed private ownership of any possessions, but everything they owned was held in common.
Evening Prayer for the Eve of Pentecost
May 30 • 15 min
I will not leave you comfortless, I go away that I may come to you again
Morning Prayer for Saturday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 30 • 20 min
Our struggle is not against enemies of blood and flesh, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers of this present darkness.
Evening Prayer for Friday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 29 • 15 min
Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick. Go and learn what this means, ‘I desire mercy, not sacrifice.’
Morning Prayer for Friday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 29 • 19 min
For the LORD looked down from his holy place on high; from the heavens he beheld the earth; that he might hear the groan of the captive and set free those condemned to die.
Evening Prayer for Thursday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 28 • 14 min
Which is easier to say? ‘Your sins are forgiven’ or ‘Stand up and walk’?
Morning Prayer for Thursday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 28 • 20 min
You must no longer live in the futility of your minds, alienated from the life of God because of ignorance and hardness of heart.
Evening Prayer for Wednesday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 27 • 14 min
Then the whole town came out to meet Jesus; and when they saw him, they begged him to leave their neighborhood.
Morning Prayer for Wednesday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 27 • 20 min
I give thanks to the Lord because he stands at the right hand of the needy, to save their lives from those who would condemn them.
Evening Prayer for Tuesday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 26 • 14 min
The Lord knows our human thoughts; how like a puff of wind they are.
Morning Prayer for Tuesday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 26 • 20 min
Now he was ruddy, and had beautiful eyes, and was handsome…
Evening Prayer for Monday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 25 • 16 min
He took our infirmities and bore our diseases.
Morning Prayer for Monday after the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 25 • 17 min
As I was with Moses, so I will be with you; I will not fail you or forsake you.
Evening Prayer for the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 24 • 15 min
Blessed are the eyes that see what you see! For I tell you many wished to see what you see, but did not see it, and to hear what you hear, but did not hear it.
Morning Prayer for the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 24 • 24 min
King of glory, King of peace; I will love thee; leave us not comfortless, but send to us thy own Spirit for consolation.
Evening Prayer for the Eve of the Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 23 • 22 min
Morning Prayer for Saturday after the Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 23 • 21 min
Would that all the LORD’s people were prophets, and that the LORD would put his spirit on them!
Evening Prayer for Friday after the Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 22 • 22 min
I ascend because I am the Head; my Body still lies beneath. Be careful that you do not strike it, that you do not hurt it, that you do not trample upon it.
Morning Prayer for Friday after the Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 22 • 19 min
Talk no more so very proudly, let not arrogance come from your mouth; for the LORD is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed. The bows of the mighty are broken, but the feeble gird on strength.
Evening Prayer for Ascension Day
May 21 • 22 min
Christ is now exalted above the heavens, but he still suffers on earth all the pain that we, the members of his body, have to bear.
Morning Prayer for Ascension Day
May 21 • 21 min
Since children share flesh and blood, he himself likewise shared the same things, so that through death he might destroy the one who has the power of death
Evening Prayer for Eve of the Ascension
May 20 • 20 min
The company of prophets who were in Bethel came out to Elisha, and said to him, ‘Do you know that today the Lord will take your master away from you?’ And he said, ‘Yes, I know; keep silent.’
Morning Prayer for Rogation Wednesday
May 20 • 19 min
The land shall enjoy its sabbath years as long as it lies desolate, while you are in the land of your enemies; then the land shall rest, and enjoy its sabbath years.
Evening Prayer for Rogation Tuesday
May 19 • 15 min
The LORD woke as though from sleep, like a warrior refreshed with wine. He struck his enemies on the backside and put them to perpetual shame.
Morning Prayer for Rogation Tuesday
May 19 • 20 min
Many times he held back his anger and did not permit his wrath to be roused. For he remembered that they were but flesh, a breath that goes forth and does not return.
Evening Prayer for Rogation Monday
May 18 • 14 min
I commune with my heart in the night; I ponder and search my mind.
Morning Prayer for Rogation Monday
May 18 • 16 min
May you be made strong with all the strength that comes from his glorious power, and may you be prepared to endure everything with patience
Evening Prayer for The Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 17 • 13 min
This very night your life is being demanded of you. And the things you have prepared, whose will they be?
Morning Prayer for The Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 17 • 18 min
Mightier than the sound of many waters, mightier than the breakers of the sea, mightier is the LORD who dwells on high.
Evening Prayer for Eve of the Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 16 • 13 min
The LORD is the strength of my life; of whom then shall I be afraid?
Morning Prayer for Saturday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 16 • 22 min
Sat to the boasters, ‘Boast no more, ’ and to the wicked, ‘Do not toss your horns; Do not toss your horns so high, nor speak with a proud neck.’
Evening Prayer for Friday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 15 • 16 min
Take the log out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to take the speck out of your neighbor’s eye.
Morning Prayer for Friday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 15 • 19 min
A craving seized them in the wilderness, and they put God to the test in the desert. He gave them what they asked, but sent leanness into their soul.
Evening Prayer for Thursday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 14 • 15 min
Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring worries of its own. Today’s trouble is enough for today.
Morning Prayer for Thursday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 14 • 19 min
I have been sustained by you ever since I was born; from my mother’s womb you have been my strength; my praise shall be always of you.
Evening Prayer for Wednesday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 13 • 13 min
He has shown the strength of his arm, he has scattered the proud in their conceit. He has cast down the mighty from their thrones, and has lifted up the lowly.
Morning Prayer for Wednesday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 13 • 20 min
He shall deliver the poor who cries out in distress, and the oppressed who has no helper.
Evening Prayer for Tuesday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 12 • 18 min
Father of orphans, defender of widows, God in his holy habitation!
Morning Prayer for Tuesday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 12 • 22 min
You, O God, have heard my vows; you have granted me the heritage of those who fear your Name.
Evening Prayer for Monday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 11 • 18 min
You make the dawn and the dusk to sing for joy. You visit the earth and water it abundantly.
Morning Prayer for Monday after the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 11 • 21 min
Whenever I am afraid, I will put my trust in you.
Evening Prayer for The Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 10 • 18 min
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go free, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.
Morning Prayer for The Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 10 • 24 min
Discipline always seems painful rather than pleasant at the time, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.
Evening Prayer for Eve of the Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 9 • 20 min
For you yourself created my inmost parts; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I will thank you because I am marvelously made; your works are wonderful, and I know it well.
Morning Prayer for Saturday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 9 • 24 min
Oh, that I had wings like a dove! I would fly away and be at rest. I would flee to a far-off place and make my lodging in the wilderness. I would hasten to escape from the stormy wind and tempest.
Evening Prayer for Friday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 8 • 18 min
I say to you, do not swear at all, either by heaven, for it is the throne of God, or by the earth, for it is his footstool, or by your head, for you cannot make one hair white or black.
Morning Prayer for Friday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 8 • 22 min
As he came down from the mountain with the two tablets of the covenant in his hand, Moses did not know that the skin of his face shone because he had been talking with God.
Evening Prayer for Thursday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 7 • 16 min
Lord Jesus, stay with us, for evening is at hand and the day is past; be our companion in the way, kindle our hearts, and awaken hope.
Morning Prayer for Thursday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 7 • 21 min
Our God will come and will not keep silence; before him there is a consuming flame, and round about him a raging storm.
Evening Prayer for Wednesday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 6 • 14 min
Why should I be afraid in evil days, when the wickedness of those at my heels surrounds me, the wickedness of those who put their trust in their goods, and boast of their great riches? We can never ransom ourselves, or deliver to God the price of our life.
Morning Prayer for Wednesday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 6 • 20 min
Your statutes have been like songs to me wherever I have lived as a stranger.
Evening Prayer for Tuesday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter, May 5, 2020
May 5 • 13 min
Morning Prayer for Tuesday after the Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 5 • 17 min
Evensong for Monday after the 4th Sunday of Easter, May 4th, 2020
May 4 • 14 min
When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. Then he began to speak, and taught them.
Morning Prayer for Monday after the 4th Sunday of Easter, May 4th, 2020
May 4 • 20 min
Why DO tyrants boast of wickedness against the godly all day long?
Evening Prayer for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, May 3rd, 2020
May 3 • 14 min
He said to them, “Come away to a deserted place all by yourselves and rest a while.”
Morning Prayer for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, May 3rd, 2020
May 3 • 20 min
By going out they made it plain that none of them belongs to us.
Evening Prayer for Saturday in the 3rd Week of Easter, May 2nd, 2020
May 2 • 13 min
Why do I go so heavily while the enemy oppresses me? Send out your light and your truth, that they may lead me, and bring me to your holy hill and to your dwelling
Morning Prayer for May 2nd, 2020 Saturday in the Third Week of Easter
May 2 • 22 min
Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.
Morning Prayer for the feast of Phillip & James (the Less :/)
May 1 • 18 min
My foot has held fast to his steps; I have kept his way and have not turned aside. I have not departed from the commandment of his lips; I have treasured in my bosom the words of his mouth.
Evensong for the 3rd Sunday in Easter
Apr 26 • 16 min
Come my Way, my Truth, my Life www.allangelsabbey.org/evensong
Evensong for the feast of St Mark the Evangelist
Apr 25 • 17 min
For Mark, O Lord, we praise you, the weak by grace made strong: his witness in the Gospel becomes victorious song. www.allangelsabbey.org/evensong
Morning Prayer for the feast of St. Mark the Evangelist, 2020
Apr 25 • 22 min
You who fear the Lord, hope for good things, for lasting joy and mercy www.allangelsabbey.org/morning-prayer/
Evensong for Friday in the second week of Easter
Apr 24 • 17 min
The Lord brings the winds out of his storehouse, an Advocate is promised, and hearts unfold like flowers before the sun which gives them life. www.allangelsabbey.org/evensong
Morning Prayer for Friday in the 2nd week of Easter
Apr 24 • 19 min
Deliver me, O Lord, from those whose portion in life is this world.
Evensong for the 2nd week of Easter 2020
Apr 23 • 18 min
Beat your enemies like dust before the wind, trample them like mud in the streets, or just sing about it like you did and let that count www.allangelsabbey.org/evensong
Morning Prayer for Thursday in the 2nd Week of Easter
Apr 23 • 21 min
Smoke rises from the nostrils of our Lord, from whom hot burning coals burst forth. Just another Thursday Morning Prayer! Full order of service at www.allangelsabbey.org/morning-prayer
Evensong for Wednesday in the 2nd Week of Easter
Apr 22 • 19 min
The poor cry out in misery, foes rejoice that we have fallen, and the green blade riseth again! It’s Evensong for Earth Day, now with special guests! www.allangelsabbey.org/evensong
Morning Prayer for Wednesday in the 2nd Week of Easter
Apr 21 • 20 min
Psalm 119:1-24, Canticles 11 & 16 • www.allangelsabbey.org for full service
Evensong for Tuesday in the 2nd Week of Easter
Apr 21 • 19 min
Psalms 10 & 11, Hymn: Come away to the skies, my beloved, arise • more at www.allangelsabbey.org
Morning Prayer for Tuesday in the 2nd Week of Easter
Apr 21 • 21 min
Psalms 5 & 6, Canticles 13 & 16
Evensong for Monday in the 2nd week of Easter 2020
Apr 20 • 19 min
Psalms 4 & 7, Hymn: We walk by faith and not by sight
Morning Prayer for Monday in the Second Week of Easter 2020
Apr 20 • 22 min
Psalms 1, 2 & 3 • Canticles 9 & 16
Evensong for the Second Sunday of Easter 2020
Apr 19 • 20 min
Psalms 111, 112 & 113 • Now the green blade riseth
Evensong for Saturday in Easter Week
Apr 18 • 22 min
Light of the world in grace and beauty • Psalm 104 • Mark 12:18-27 • Mag, Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Saturday in Easter Week, Saturdays, Mission • Hymn 199: Come, ye faithful, raise the strain • Nunc
Morning Prayer for Saturday in Easter Week
Apr 18 • 15 min
Pascha Nostrum by Hurd • Psalm 145 • Exodus 13:17-14:4 • A Song of Wisdom • 2 Corinthians 4:16-5:10 • A Song of Faith • Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Saturday in Easter Week, Saturdays, and Mission
Evensong for Friday in Easter Week 2020
Apr 17 • 16 min
Light of the world in grace and beauty • Psalm 118 • Luke 24:1-12 • Mag, Creed, Our Father, Collects for Friday in Easter Week, Fridays, Mission • Hymn 194: Jesus Lives! • Nunc
Morning Prayer for Friday in Easter Week 2020
Apr 17 • 16 min
Pascha Nostrum set by Hurd • Psalm 136 • Exodus:1-2, 11-16 • A Song of Wisdom • 1 Corinthians 15:51-58 • A Song of Faith • Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Friday in Easter Week, Fridays, and Mission
Evensong for Thursday in Easter Week 2020
Apr 16 • 15 min
Light of the world in grace and beauty • Psalms 148 & 149 • Matthew 28:16-20 • Mag, Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Thursday in Easter Week, the Presence of Christ, and Mission • Hymn 193: That Easter day with joy was bright • Nunc
Morning Prayer for Thursday in Easter Week
Apr 16 • 19 min
Pascha Nostrum set by Hurd • Psalms 146 & 147 • Exodus 13:3-10 • A Song of Wisdom • 1 Corinthians 15:41-50 • A Song of Faith • Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Thursday in Easter Week, Grace and Mission
Evensong for Wednesday in Easter Week
Apr 15 • 16 min
Light of the world in grace and beauty • Psalm 115 • Matthew 28:1-16 • Mag, Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Wednesday in Easter Week, Aid against perils, and mission • Nunc
Morning Prayer for Wednesday in Easter Week 2020
Apr 15 • 17 min
Pascha Nostrum set by Hurd • Psalms 97 & 99 • Exodus 12:40-51 • A Song of Wisdom • 1 Corinthians 15:29-41 • A Song of Faith • Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Wednesday in Easter Week, Grace, and Mission
Evensong for Tuesday in Easter Week
Apr 14 • 16 min
Light of the world, in grace and beauty • Psalms 111, 114 • Mark 16:9-20 • Mag, Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Tuesday in Easter Week, Aid against perils, and Mission • Nunc
Morning Prayer for Easter Tuesday 2020
Apr 14 • 16 min
Pascha Nostrum set by David Hurd • Psalm 103 • Exodus 12: 28-39 • A Song of Wisdom • 1 Corinthians 15:12-28 • A Song of Faith • Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Tuesday in Easter Week, Peace, and Mission
Evensong for Easter Monday 2020
Apr 13 • 15 min
Light of the world, in grace and beauty • Psalm 66 • Mark 16:1-8 • Mag, Lord’s Prayer, Suffrages, Collects for Easter Monday, Peace, and Mission • Hymn: 179 “Welcome, happy morning” age to age shall say • Nunc
Morning Prayer for Easter Monday 2020
Apr 13 • 15 min
Pascha Nostrum • Psalms 93 & 98 • Exodus 12:14-27 • A Song of Wisdom • 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 • A Song of Faith • Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Easter Monday, the Renewal of Life, and Mission.
Evensong for Easter Day 2020
Apr 12 • 14 min
Hymn: S27, O gracious Light Psalms 113 & 114 John 20:19-23 Magnificat, Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Easter Day, Sundays, and Mission Hymn: 180, He is risen
Evensong for Holy Saturday 2020
Apr 11 • 21 min
Evensong for Holy Saturday 2020 Hymn: 36, O gladsome Light Psalm 27 Romans 8:1-11 Magnificat with Sabat Mater Dolorosa as refrain Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Holy Saturday, Saturdays, and Mission Hymn: 173, Were you there when they…
Evensong for Good Friday 2020
Apr 10 • 24 min
Hymn: 36, O gladsome Light Psalms 40 & 54 John 19:38-42 Magnificat with Sabat Mater Dolorosa as refrain Creed, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Good Friday, Fridays, and Mission Hymn: 165, Sing my tongue the glorious battle Prayers for the Human…
Evensong for Maundy Thursday 2020
Apr 9 • 25 min
Hymn: 36, O gladsome Light Psalm 143 Mark 14:12-25 Magnificat with Sabat Mater Dolorosa as refrain Creed, Kyries, Our Father, Suffrages, Collects for Maundy Thursday, the Presence of Christ, and Mission Hymn: 302, Father we thank thee who hast planted…