Weekly Psalm Reading

Psalm 2 Th Messiah’s Triumph and Kingdom Why do the nations rage, And the people plot a vain thing? The kings of the earth set themselves, And the rulers take counsel together, Against the Lord and against His Anointed, saying, “Let us break Their bonds in...

An Advent Prayer

Almighty God, give us grace that we may cast away the works of the darkness, and put upon us the armor of light, now in the time of this mortal life in which thy Son Jesus Christ came to visit us in great humility; that in the last day, when He shall come again in His...

Weekly Psalm Reading

Psalm 7:1-6 O Lord my God, in You I put my trust; Save me from all those who persecute me; And deliver me, Lest they tear me like a lion, Rending me in pieces, while there is none to deliver. O Lord my God, if I have done this: If there is iniquity in my hands, If I...

Weekly Psalm Reading

Psalm 26  Vindicate me, O Lord,   For I have walked in my integrity.   I have also trusted in the Lord; I shall not slip. Examine me, O Lord, and prove me;  Try my mind and my heart.  For Your lovingkindness is before my eyes,  And I have walked in Your...

A Glimpse at Charity from C.S. Lewis

First, as to the meaning of the word. ‘Charity’ now means simply what used to be called ‘alms’—that is, giving to the poor. Originally it had a much wider meaning. (You can see how it got the modern sense. If a man has ‘charity’, giving to the poor is one of the...