Daily Psalm and Prayer – Tuesday, March 28

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Tuesday, March 28

Psalm 97 1The LORD is King; let the earth rejoice; * let the multitude of the isles be glad. 2Clouds and darkness are round about him, * righteousness and justice are the foundations of his throne. 3A fire goes before him * and burns up his enemies on every side. 4His lightnings light up the world; * the earth sees it and is afraid. 5The mountains melt like wax at the presence of the LORD, * at the presence of

All Shall be Well: A Reflection from Bishop on the Boards

The following reflection from our evening at Bishop on the Boards comes from the Rev. Joyce Parry-Moore of St. James, Kent: “All Shall be Well, and All Shall be Well, and All Manner of Things Shall be Well,” St. Julian of Norwich Last week, I had the privilege of attending the playWell, by Lisa Kron, at Seattle Repertory Theater.  I went there — along with Patrick and Ari — at the invitation of our Bishop, Greg Rickel.  Bishop Greg spoke,

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Monday, March 27

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Monday, March 27

Psalm 89 1Your love, O LORD, for ever will I sing; * from age to age my mouth will proclaim your faithfulness. 2For I am persuaded that your love is established for ever; * you have set your faithfulness firmly in the heavens. 3″I have made a covenant with my chosen one; * I have sworn an oath to David my servant: 4’I will establish your line for ever, * and preserve your throne for all generations.’” 5The heavens bear

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Saturday, March 25

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Saturday, March 25

Psalm 85 1You have been gracious to your land, O LORD, * you have restored the good fortune of Jacob. 2You have forgiven the iniquity of your people * and blotted out all their sins. 3You have withdrawn all your fury * and turned yourself from your wrathful indignation. 4Restore us then, O God our Savior; * let your anger depart from us. 5Will you be displeased with us for ever? * will you prolong your anger from age to

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Thursday, March 23

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Thursday, March 23

Psalm 83 1O God, do not be silent; * do not keep still nor hold your peace, O God; 2For your enemies are in tumult, * and those who hate you have lifted up their heads. 3They take secret counsel against your people * and plot against those whom you protect. 4They have said, “Come, let us wipe them out from among the nations; * let the name of Israel be remembered no more.” 5They have conspired together; * they

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Wednesday, March 22

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Wednesday, March 22

Psalm 119:97-120 97Oh, how I love your law! * all the day long it is in my mind. 98Your commandment has made me wiser than my enemies, * and it is always with me. 99I have more understanding than all my teachers, * for your decrees are my study. 100I am wiser than the elders, * because I observe your commandments. 101I restrain my feet from every evil way, * that I may keep your word. 102I do not shrink