... (first female to hold the position) and later the National Secretary. WASHINGTON (RNS) — The following is the homily President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris heard Wednesday morning … There are more than 20,000 National Guard troops in Washington Wednesday morning as the nation's capital prepares to hold an unprecedented … President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend Mass at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle during Inauguration Day ceremonies Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, in Washington… Prayer Books. A National Guardsman walks past the flags the line the National Mall ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, in Washington… Compline from St. Mark's Cathedral, Seattle, Washington. St. Matthew’s – first in its original building and now in its newer 1913 structure – has been a downtown parish far longer than it has been a cathedral. Devotionals. Washington became an archdiocese only in 1939. Morning Prayer 2.5.21, The Martyrs of Japan, 1597 Posted on February 4, 2021 by Josh Thomas under Daily Office Fr. Libro de Oración Común 1979 (Acrobat PDF) A New Zealand Prayer Book/He Karakia Mihinare o Aotearoa . Christine Alverno and her daughter Julia Crump, of Troy, Mich., try to get a glimpse of President-elect Joe Biden as he leaves an early morning church service, in Washington… Just after 10 a.m., Mr. Trump and his family headed in the opposite direction of the march in Washington for the National Prayer Service, an inaugural tradition, at the National Cathedral. Lectionaries. A shrine is a site for visitors and pilgrims. The cathedral posted a prayer from Archbishop John Carroll on its Facebook page the morning of Inauguration Day, prefacing it with its own message: “Thanking God for the morning… Thursday Evensong from Grace Catherdral, San Francisco, California. But St. Matthew’s – first in its original building and now in its newer 1913 structure – has been a downtown parish far longer than it has been a cathedral. President Joe Biden on Thursday is expected to address the National Prayer Breakfast, a Washington tradition that calls on political combatants to set aside their differences for one morning. In those days, a respected pastor saying a prayer at a nationally televised political convention was seen as a matter of course, no matter what their personal political leanings might be. Anglican Cycle of Prayer. Josh Groban, Patti LaBelle and the Clark Sisters are among the musical performers who will participate in the virtual prayer service at Washington National Cathedral on Wednesday morning … The Lectionary Homepage A house of prayer for all people, and a center for social justice, the arts and service. In the Morning. In 1988, Billy Graham gave a nonpartisan prayer at the Democratic National Convention, and it was received respectfully and without controversy. A cathedral, meanwhile, serves as a home church for a Catholic diocese or archdiocese. Orthodox: Ancient Faith Radio. Tom made his chanting debut today at 9 o’clock: Get up to the minute entertainment news, celebrity interviews, celeb videos, photos, movies, TV, music news and pop culture on ABCNews.com. The president-elect’s motorcade wound its way through a mostly deserted Washington following a morning church service at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle.