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Monday, November 9, 2015

 

 

Shine within our hearts, loving Master, the pure light of Your divine knowledge and open the eyes of our minds that we may comprehend the message of Your Gospel. Instill in us also reverence for Your blessed commandments, so that having conquered all sinful desires, we may pursue a spiritual life, thinking and doing all those things that are pleasing to You. For You, Christ our God, are the light of our souls and bodies, and we give glory to You, together with Your eternal Father and Your all-holy, good and life-giving Spirit, now and always and forever and ever. Amen.” (Prayer Before the Gospel, Byzantine Divine Liturgy)

 

This is the prayer before the reading of the Gospel at Divine Liturgy, and it is meant to prepare all of us, by asking God to “open the eyes of our minds” so that we...

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