Martin Luther’s Evening Prayer

Martin Luther’s Evening Prayer from Dave Lassanske on Vimeo. In the name of the Father, + Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. I thank you, my heavenly Father, through Jesus Christ, your dear Son, that you have graciously kept me this day. And I pray that you would forgive me all my sins where I have … Continue reading Martin Luther’s Evening Prayer

Martin Luther’s Morning Prayer

Martin Luther’s Morning Prayer from Dave Lassanske on Vimeo. In the name of the Father, + Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. I thank you, my heavenly Father, through Jesus Christ, your dear Son, that you have kept me this night from all harm and danger. And I pray that you would keep me this day … Continue reading Martin Luther’s Morning Prayer

Prayers from the Evangelical-Lutheran Heritage

A collection of prayers from the history of the Evangelical-Lutheran Church from Luther to Loehe. The collection includes prayers by Johannes Bugenhagen, Georg C. Dieffenbach, Veit Dietrich, Matthias Flacius, Wilhelm Loehe, Martin Luther, Philip Melanchthon, Joachim Mynsinger, Johann G. Olearius, Johann Jacob Rambach, and the early agendas and prayer books of the Austrian, Brunswick, Hamburg, … Continue reading Prayers from the Evangelical-Lutheran Heritage

Featured Prayers: Prayers for Peace in Troubled Times

Collects for Peace The Collect for Peace (Gelasian) Evening Prayer, Armenian Augustine of Hippo (1) Augustine of Hippo (2) Clement of Rome Common Service Book (Lutheran) (1) Common Service Book (Lutheran) (2) George Dawson Dionysius Eastern Orthodox Church Gallican Gelasian (1) Gelasian (2) Gregorian Leonine (1) Leonine (2) Mozarabic (1) Mozarabic (2) Mozarabic (3) Mozarabic … Continue reading Featured Prayers: Prayers for Peace in Troubled Times

Featured Prayers: Sundays after Trinity / Pentecost

[A work in progress…] Collects of the Day The following prayers / collects were originally composed or chosen to go with the historic lectionary, a series of lessons that developed in the early church. It was a one-year series, that is, the same lessons would be read on the same Sundays, each year. For the … Continue reading Featured Prayers: Sundays after Trinity / Pentecost

Featured Prayers: The Holy Trinity

Click here to scroll through all of our Trinity prayers. The Trisagion The Trisagion Main Collects for the Holy Trinity (Historic)  (Mozarabic)  (Veit Dietrich I)  (Veit Dietrich II) Acclamation Acclamation from The Antiphonary of Bangor Doxology by Johann Jacob Rambach Doxology (Colquhoun) Greek Orthodox Church, Festal Menion Sarum, Doxology Blessings Antiphonary of Bangor Augustine of Hippo Church … Continue reading Featured Prayers: The Holy Trinity

Featured Prayers: Pentecost

Scroll through all our Pentecost prayers at this link: https://acollectionofprayers.com/tag/pentecost/ Ancient Antiphon and Prayer Come, Holy Spirit (Veni, Sancte Spiritus) Byzantine Main Collects for Pentecost Vigil of Pentecost / Pentecost Eve (Historic) Day of Pentecost (Historic)  (Mozarabic)  (Veit Dietrich) Pentecost Monday (Historic)  (Mozarabic)  (Veit Dietrich) Other Collects Augustine of Hippo Veit Dietrich Eastern Church Johann … Continue reading Featured Prayers: Pentecost

Take My Soul into Your Hands

O my heavenly Father, God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, God of all comfort, I thank you for revealing to me your dear Son, Jesus Christ, in whom I believe, whom I have preached and confessed, whom I have loved and praised. I pray, my Lord Jesus Christ, take my soul into your … Continue reading Take My Soul into Your Hands

I Come According to Your Command

Heavenly Father, dearest God, I am an unworthy, poor sinner, not worthy to lift my eyes or hands to you or to pray. But since you have commanded us all to pray, and since you have promised to hear, and since you have taught us by word and example through your dear Son, our Lord … Continue reading I Come According to Your Command