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7 a.m. Tuesday Morning Prayer Ongoing

7 a.m. Tuesday Morning Prayer Ongoing

+Rev Lael Sorensen will continue conducting morning prayer at 7 a.m. in the Choir Stalls in the Sanctuary every Tuesday.  Participants are encouraged to then continue the practice on their own time throughout the week. This reflective prayer service offers a meaningful focus for the day and the upcoming week.  Use of daily prayers to mark the times of the day has been a traditional practice in Judaism and Christianity.  The monastic form includes matins (at midnight or cockcrow), prime (the first hour), terce (the third hour), sext (the sixth hour); none (the ninth hour), and compline (bedtime).  After the Reformation, in the Anglican (Episcopal) tradition,  the eight monastic offices were reduced to congregational Morning and Evening Prayer.