“A rope made of three cords is hard to break.”
September 22, 2021Ordinary Time Today’s Readings: Jer 1:4-10 / John 8:21-38 / “Follow the example of good men” Invocation O Lord open thou my lips And my mouth shall declare thy praise. O God + come to my assistance; O Lord, make haste to help me. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, *Continue reading “September 22 Devotional (2021)”
Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst.”
Now may the God of peace who brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant, equip you with everything good that you may do his will, working in us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory forever and ever. Amen.
He said, “Lord, let me recover my sight.” And Jesus said to him, “Recover your sight; your faith has made you well.”
“For the shepherds are stupid and do not inquire of the LORD; therefore they have not prospered, and all their flock is scattered….”
Their idols are like scarecrows in a cucumber field, and they cannot speak; they have to be carried, for they cannot walk.
Lord, grant us grace to rest upon Thy word, To rest in hope until we see Thy face; To rest thro’ toil unruffled and unstirred, Lord, grant us grace.
O LORD, in your strength the king rejoices, and in your salvation how greatly he exults! You have given him his heart’s desire and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah
The cross of Christ upon this face, and over this ear, The cross of Christ upon this eye. The cross of Christ upon this nose….