Liturgical Year 

Good Friday

Oh faithful rosy cross, noblest of trees, No forest knows such flowers or seeds or leaves, How sweet the wood, how dear the nails that tear The flesh of our …

Maundy Thursday

The Lord Jesus, the same night in which he was betrayed, took bread; and when he had given thanks, he brake it, and said, Take, eat; this is my body, …

Palm Sunday

The Collect Almighty and everlasting God, who, of thy tender love towards mankind, has sent thy Son, our Saviour Jesus Christ, to take upon him our flesh, and to suffer …

The Fourth Sunday in Lent

The Fourth Sunday in Lent is known by several names such as “Laetare Sunday” in the Roman Catholic tradition, and also as “Refreshment Sunday” and “Mothering Sunday” in Britain. Indeed, …

The Third Sunday in Lent

(3) The Emperor, stretching forth of the right hand of his Majesty, is the Arcana for the Third Sunday in Lent. The Collect We beseech thee, Almight God, look upon …

The First Sunday in Lent

It is meet that we begin Lent with a contemplation of the virtue of (14) Temperance and place her card beside (9) The Hermit, whose ruling virtue is Prudence. The …