Daytime Prayer
St. Lawrence
Deacon and Martyr
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Terce        Sext        Nones

Terce (Mid Morning)
O God, make speed to save us
O Lord, make haste to help us.
Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,
as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
world without end.
Amen.


Psalms

Antiphon:
Go forth and proclaim the good news of the kingdom; and freely share with others what God has given you.


The Psalms are taken from the Psalms of the day, or from the Complementary Psalter.

Reading

The God of all grace who called you to his eternal glory through Christ Jesus will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you after you have suffered a little. To him be dominion forever. Amen. - 1 Peter 5:10-11

Responsory
God clothed him with gladness, alleluia.
     - and placed a crown of glory on his head.

Prayer:
Father,
you called St. Lawrence to serve you by love
and crowned his life with glorious martyrdom.
Help us to be like him
in loving you and doing your work.
Grant this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever.




Sext (Noon)
O God, make speed to save us
O Lord, make haste to help us.
Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,
as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
world without end.
Amen.


Psalms


Antiphon
Know that I am with you always, even until the end of the world.


The Psalms are taken from the Psalms of the day, or from the Complementary Psalter.

Reading
Blessed is the man who perseveres in temptation, for when he has been proved he will receive the crown of life that he promised to those who love him. - James 1:12

Responsory
I will put my hope in God, alleluia.
     - I have no fear of man, alleuia.

Prayer:
Father,
you called St. Lawrence to serve you by love
and crowned his life with glorious martyrdom.
Help us to be like him
in loving you and doing your work.
Grant this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever.





Nones (Mid Afternoon)
O God, make speed to save us
O Lord, make haste to help us.
Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,
as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
world without end.
Amen.

Psalms

Antiphon
By your trusting acceptance of trials, you will gain true life.

The Psalms are taken from the Psalms of the day, or from the Complementary Psalter.

Reading
But the souls of the just are in the hand of God, and no torment shall touch them. They seemed, in the view of the foolish, to be dead. But they are in peace.- Wisdom 3:1-2a,3b



Responsory
They come, see they come singing for joy, alleluia,
     - Homeward bound, laden with sheaves, alleuia.

Prayer:
Father,
you called St. Lawrence to serve you by love
and crowned his life with glorious martyrdom.
Help us to be like him
in loving you and doing your work.
Grant this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever.








The English translation of Psalm Responses, Alleluia Verses, Gospel Verses from Lectionary for Mass 1969, 1981, 1997, International Commission on English in the Liturgy Corporation (ICEL); the English translation of Antiphons, Invitatories, Responsories, Intercessions, Psalm 95, the Canticle of the Lamb, Psalm Prayers, Non-Biblical Readings from The Liturgy of the Hours 1973, 1974, 1975, ICEL; excerpts from the English translation of The Roman Missal 2010, ICEL. All rights reserved. Used with permission.

 
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