Earth Monastery Prayer Cycle: Day 5 Evening Prayer
https://abbeyofthearts.com/about/prayer-cycle/day-5/ Credits: All songs and texts used with permission Opening Prayer written by Christine Valters Paintner Opening Song: Now I Walk in Beauty by Lorraine Bayes Psalm Opening and Doxology by Richard Bruxvoort Colligan Interpretation of Psalm 85 by the Rev. Christine Robinson Reading of the Night from Saint Ninian. Quoted in Robert Van de Weyer, ed. Celtic Fire: The Passionate Religious Vision of Ancient Britain and Ireland. New York: Doubleday (1990) p. 78. Closing Poem by Christine Valters Paintner, The Wisdom of Wild Grace. Paraclete Press (2020). Closing Song: Surrender by Deirdre Ni Chinneide Please note: All of the Opening and Closing Songs are published on CDs in the Abbey of the Arts collection. In addition, these songs have accompanying gesture prayers and/or dances created by Betsey Beckman that can be found on the corresponding DVD (each album has a DVD companion). The Psalm Opening, Doxology, and the Response to the Prayers of Concern also have accompanying congregational gestures. The audio and video recordings of these are available at AbbeyoftheArts.com.