We invite you to join us for this shortened service of Morning Prayer, with a conversational reflection on the Gospel lesson for today, Luke 10:38-42, Jesus with Martha and Mary. It’s just under 13 minutes long.
Morning Prayer for Monday, January 18, 2021
Morning Prayer for Sunday, January 17, 2021
Morning Prayer for Friday, January 15, 2021
Morning Prayer for Thursday, January 14, 2021
Morning Prayer for Wednesday, January 13, 2021
The featured image for this post is a painting by Tinteretto. Here’s my favorite painting of the story:
Okay, Martha, that’s enough. Today this is me, but with emptied boxes and packing paper and things I haven’t put away yet. It was good to take time to pray and set aside the distractions. Painting by Vincenzo Campi, Christ in the House of Mary and Martha, c.1580, oil on canvas, Galleria Estense, in Modena.