Please load this Link to access a Screen Reader Optimised Version of This Website Skip Navigation
Nasa earth light
Pray Always and Everywhere
Go to Prayers Support us - Donate Now
Chevron Down

Please Note

This is the Liturgy of the Hours for December 31. Your local date is .

About Today

Trinity Sunday

Icon FullScreen
Icon Dark

Lord, open my lips.
And my mouth will proclaim your praise.

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

Psalm 95

Come, let us sing to the Lord
and shout with joy to the Rock who saves us.
Let us approach him with praise and thanksgiving
and sing joyful songs to the Lord.

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

The Lord is God, the mighty God,
the great king over all the gods.
He holds in his hands the depths of the earth
and the highest mountains as well
He made the sea; it belongs to him,
the dry land, too, for it was formed by his hands.

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

Come, then, let us bow down and worship,
bending the knee before the Lord, our maker,
For he is our God and we are his people,
the flock he shepherds.

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

Today, listen to the voice of the Lord:
Do not grow stubborn, as your fathers did in the wilderness,
when at Meriba and Massah they challenged me and provoked me,
Although they had seen all of my works.

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

Forty years I endured that generation.
I said, “They are a people whose hearts go astray
and they do not know my ways.”
So I swore in my anger,
“They shall not enter into my rest.”

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit:
as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be for ever. Amen.

Ant. Come, worship the Lord for we are his people, the flock he shepherds, alleluia.

Continue Reading

Intercessory Prayers

Recent prayer requests from community members

No Image David Teegarden on May 26th, 2024 at 12:39

Prayers-Msgr Philip, Fr Mark, Fr Richard, Fr Jesus, Fr David, Fr Jerry, Fr Pat, Fr Ted, Fr Earl, Fr Mike, Fr Joe, Fr Chris, Fr D Healing-Miguel, Missy, Kathy, Steve, John, Seth, Joe, Rocky, Laura, Katie, Krystal, uncle, friend with dementia Repose of souls-Bill,Ed, Bud, Rock, Donna, Archie,James

No Image Dominic Noel Otieno on May 26th, 2024 at 9:12

Please pray for me Dominic Noel, my marriage of 16 years is facing a lot of challenges,especially between me and my spouse there is a lot of disharmony

No Image onette de vera on May 26th, 2024 at 7:48

I've beenl praying i the chaplet of St Michael for decades and when praying to the  9 choirs of angels the chaplet  begins with "Through the intercession of Seraphims " etc.  I am better starting this with "mediation " because "The term "mediation" still conveys the concept of seeking the aid or int

No Image Bernadette Tan-Lutz on May 26th, 2024 at 5:19

O, most Blessed Trinity, Father, Son & Holy Spirit have mercy on us all! Grant us health of body, mind, soul & spirit! Help us to do your will. Amen

No Image Amalia Gonzalez-Amezcua on May 26th, 2024 at 3:36

My heart is filled with thoughts of my family, my children, grandchildren and in-laws. I am praying that the Lord may heal any misunderstandings that there may be peacefulness .

No Image seanmoylantd on May 26th, 2024 at 2:19

Lauren Handy prolifer jailed, you are remembered. May God deliver me from acedia. May God and St Thomas More be your cellmates. May your guardian angel be strong.

No Image Jim on May 25th, 2024 at 21:56

Please pray for David Teagarden as he morns the loss of his friend who appeared to have been healing. Peace, Jim. Have a blessed day!

No Image Therese Chiara on May 25th, 2024 at 17:26

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Jason H., and the conversion and salvation of his mother and all those associated with him. God grant peace to all involved.

No Image Jason Williamson on May 25th, 2024 at 16:23

Please pray for me jason for my journey of faith......and for healing from years of bad religion and bad spirituality....

No Image Rusty on May 25th, 2024 at 12:55

Prayers for my priest, Fr. Joe who suggested the Liturgy of the Hours website to deepen and strengthen my intimate relationship with God, his son, and the Holy Spirit.

No Image Rusty on May 25th, 2024 at 12:51

I pray today that the God of reconciliation and restoration continues to work behind the scenes to restore the relationship with my daughter.

No Image Lisa Cunningham on May 25th, 2024 at 11:54

For the sick and suffering children in America and all over the world. Protect them from abuse and neglect. In Jesus' name we pray. Amen!

No Image David Teegarden on May 25th, 2024 at 10:54

My friend went home to our Lord early this morning Thank you all for your prayers He is home now and at peace

No Image seanmoylantd on May 25th, 2024 at 8:53

Please pray for American Catholics in jail for love of Jesus and the unborn. May the Blessed Virgin deliver us from acedia.Thank you and God bless you.

No Image Blake Evans on May 25th, 2024 at 7:58

for JS a college seminarian for his summer intentions and in thanksgiving to God for a 1st year complete. For sem DV who is in transition to major seminary in a different country. For his family. For Father JL for his exams and final papers.

No Image Susan on May 25th, 2024 at 7:12

That all people on earth return to God.

No Image M Pilot on May 25th, 2024 at 4:43

Saint Bede, please pray for my fellow teachers, that we may provide adequate instruction and care for students, just as you did. Lord, please keep my students and me safe today as we fly. Please increase our faith and protect all travelers.

No Image Ruth on May 24th, 2024 at 21:25

That my daughter and her husband have a healthy baby and that she has an easier labor for their second child, and if it is God's will, she has a natural child birth.

No Image Blake Evans on May 24th, 2024 at 18:05

Lord bless all who pray on this site and manage this site. A true blessing world wide. Thank you for so many in N America who pray so blessed to see so many lights lit up daily in N. America.

No Image c h on May 24th, 2024 at 17:14

For Brian, you know what healing/s(finger, leg etc) he needs as well as employment . I ask in the name of Jesus Amen. Thank you.

No Image Blake Evans on May 24th, 2024 at 17:13

For Father J. who is finishing studies and an advanced degree with papers and exams in Rome, for his health peace and God's blessing on his efforts. For all priests being transferred this summer USA.

No Image Blake Evans on May 24th, 2024 at 17:08

For Josefina Sanchez who died. For Msgr. Oliver McGready who died, Archd. of Washington.

No Image seanmoylantd on May 24th, 2024 at 11:36

Please pray for Heathe Adoni, Catholic pro life activist as she endures in jail. Pray for sufferers of Acadia in the American/Anglo Catholic Church. May the Church deliver us from Moloch. Pray for me. Fasting is so boring. Thank you and God bless you. Mrs Adoni we won't forget

No Image Denise Morin on May 24th, 2024 at 10:40

For the repose of the souls of My Brother Guy and my brother in Law Raymond who both served in Military

JOIN THE COMMUNITY
Please support DivineOffice.orf -- Illustration by Elisa D. created for DivineOffice.org Please support DivineOffice.orf -- Illustration by Elisa D. created for DivineOffice.org

Contribute to DivineOffice.org

Your contribution ensures this site will be around to serve thousands who use it daily to pray.

Contribute Monthly

A monthly recurring payment is not required, but your support ensures this site will be around to serve thousands who use it daily to pray. You can select the amount of your monthly contribution below, or you can select "custom amount" and set it in the next page.

Contribute One-Time

If you prefer not to commit to a monthly contribution right now, please consider a one-time contribution. You will be able to set any amount in the next page.

Having trouble with this form?

You can also contribute through PayPal from this page, or you can mail a check.

Divine Office Blog

News and Updates from our ministry

Rosario's May 2024 challenge: a million roses for the Virgin Mary!

Monica on April 30th, 2024at 10:00

Dear Community, The Divine Office Ministry and the creators of the Rosario app share a common mission, to bring people together in prayer. For that, we are happy to covey their message: “For Christians, the... Continue reading

New email notifications for our community members

Monica on May 29th, 2023at 6:25

Dear community, In an effort to encourage and promote among our community members more interaction, communication and spiritual support for one another, Divine Office has been working on a new email notification system where members... Continue reading

Update on the Liturgy of the Hours, Second Edition

Monica on May 10th, 2023at 3:35

Dear Community, Adoremus.org had published a fragment from the January 2022 Bishop’s Committee on Divine Worship Newsletter concerning the progress ICEL and USCCB made on the new edition of the Liturgy of the Hours. The... Continue reading

Divine Office New Website Design

Monica on December 30th, 2022at 11:07

Dear Community, At the start of the New Year, our gift to you is a new website design with a different architecture. We meant it to be fresh and beautiful, to promote our members’ interactions... Continue reading

VISIT OUR BLOG

Get the DivineOffice App!

No Image

Pray always and everywhere with our Award-Winning Liturgy of the Hours app for iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire. NOW FREE!

No Image
No Image No Image

Ratings and Reviews

Our DivineOffice app is rated 4.9 out of 5, based on over 2,400 ratings and won the About.com Best Catholic App Award for 3 years in a row.

No Image No Image No Image No Image No Image

Pray anywhere
I have prayed the Divine Office for many years. [...] When I discovered this app, all of my concerns of ribbon placement were gone. Having the Divine Office on my phone is absolutely the best thing ever! The sense of community is so wonderful as I see how many others are praying at the same time as myself. [...] Now I don’t need to turn a lamp on as I use to when I used the Office printed volumes. It is such a blessing to have the Divine Office in my pocket. Many times I’ve been sitting in a doctor’s waiting room at the time of Mid Morning prayer. It is so calming of any worries to pull out my phone, open the app, and be able to connect with Our Lord at those times I need Him most. I don’t use the audio version much but the few times I’ve traveled, it is so comforting to not have to skip the Office in order to keep my hands on the steering wheel and my eyes in the road. I recommend this app to friends all the time, especially to those who’d like to pray the Office but feel intimidated by the size of the printed version and getting the ribbons placed properly. Thank you for developing this app. It is my constant companion.

SheezyOCon October 13, 2021

No Image No Image No Image No Image No Image

Super helpful
I have only been introduced to the divine office prayers two times before I downloaded this app. It is laid out in a way that is very easy to understand, and there is an audio option that will say all of the prayers. There is an option to set reminders throughout the day. I got this because, I didn’t really know how to say the divine office, and I didn’t know what prayer books I needed to purchase to begin. During the shutting down of churches for covid :( this has been a wonderful resource. One cool feature is that you can tap on the “in prayer” link and see little specks of light around the globe lighting up in the area that someone else is praying. It’s so cool to see everyone praying with you and is a powerful reminder that we are all connected and unified in Christ’s mystical body.

tori6543588on May 5, 2020

No Image No Image No Image No Image No Image

Praying with the whole Church
I love this app! Since it is now free and no longer for sale, I made sure to donate the price of buying it, and then some. I have loved the Liturgy of the Hours for 25 years. But I always felt alone when I prayed it. With this app, I am connected to others! I use it in conjunction with my printed Christian Prayer volume. On other days, I cannot get to my book but with the app, I always have the prayers available. I have the printed calendar with my book, but I actually rely on this more for placing my ribbons. The audio is wonderful!! I often read out loud with it. I love that I can change the speed of the audio! I have found that 1.3 is good for me. Thank you, thank you, thank you for this app. Thank you for still supporting it. Thank you for updating the “one God,” to just “God” change in the prayers. My book still throws me off but your app is right! Highly recommend this. Many friends have it. THANK YOU!!

MommytoNFP2on June 12, 2022

 
No Image

Recommended Books

Support us by starting your amazon shopping by clicking on this link.

MORE PRODUCTS
Book
Christian Prayer
This handy one-volume edition simplifies praying the Liturgy of the Hours.
Book
Liturgy of the Hours
Complete 4 Volumes Set
Book
Liturgy of the Hours Volume IV
Ordinary Time Weeks 18-34
MORE PRODUCTS
Share
1X Speed
100%  Zoom
Moon Icon Light Mode
Minimize Icon EXIT

Where are you from?

Due to our licensing agreements, this website can only be accessed and used from the United States of America. By clicking on the button below and using this website you confirm you are eligible to use this website and accept our privacy policy, as well as the technical, statistical and marketing cookies we use on DivineOffice.org.

To avoid seeing this warning in the future, we recommend you register for an account and . Registering will also allow you to comment and post prayer requests.

Accept and Continue