Tag Archives: Lent

The Great Litany (part I)

        **The full text of the Great Litany can be found at http://www.richardliantonio.com/prayer/?p=169 One of the most curious occurrences within the season of Lent in the Anglican Tradition is the praying of the Great Litany. Traditionally, this is done … Continue reading

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Two Short Prayers for Lent

J.M.W. Turner, Throwing Overboard the Dying and the Dead Holy God, our lives are laid open before you; rescue us from the chaos of sin and through the death of your Son bring us healing and make us whole in … Continue reading

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Remember That You are Dust…

  Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the six-and-a-half week season of Lent. The part we all know about Ash Wednesday is that people get ashes smudged on their foreheads and walk around looking somewhat goofy for the rest … Continue reading

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