Leaves and Grass, Bless the Lord!

“Leaves and Grass, Bless the Lord!”
©️2020 by Gloria M. Chang

Canticle of Thanksgiving

This autumn blessing is styled after the Canticle of the Three Children from the Book of Daniel. In the midst of the fiery flames of King Nebuchadnezzar’s furnace, the Spirit filled Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego with praise and thanksgiving to the Lord.… Read the rest

The Lord is My Rock

“The Lord is My Rock”
©️2020 by Gloria M. Chang

The Lord is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer,
my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge,
my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.

Psalm 18:2(3), RSV

We can surrender all our cares to the Lord our rock, for he is in charge.… Read the rest

River of Zion

“River of Zion”
Psalm 46:5(4)
Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica
©️2021 by Gloria M. Chang

The Psalm response for this feast is: “The waters of the river gladden the city of God, the holy dwelling of the Most High!”… Read the rest

I Am the Resurrection

“All Souls’ Day Benedictus” (16 panels)
©️2020 by Gloria M. Chang

The Benedictus antiphon, “I am the Resurrection, I am the Life; to believe in me means life, in spite of death, and all who believe and live in me shall never die,” is taken from the Liturgy of the Hours for All Souls’ Day.… Read the rest