Evocative Worship in the style of Taizé

 

The Threshold meets each Sunday at 5PM in the chapel at Calvary Baptist Church of Denver - East Hampden at South Monaco, just east of I-25 at the Hampden exit. (GPS address: 6500 E. Girard Ave, Denver, CO 80224)

The Threshold is committed to the ecumenical practice of weekly prayer in the style of the Taizé Community.

 

 

 

 

The following order is a typical Sunday evening Taizé style prayer offered at The Threshold:

Prayer in the Style of The Taizé Community

Sunday – 5 pm

The Threshold - Denver, CO

With video clips of Brad singing each of these songs with friends at the Peace Cathedral in Tbilisi, The Republic of Georgia.


A Song           Veni Sancte Spiritus

 

You are invited to light candles as signs of your intentions and prayers.

 

A Song         Bless the Lord 

 

A Psalm        (Psalm of your choice)

 

A Song           Nada te turbe

 

Lectio Sacra    (A reading from the Saints or spiritual authors)

 

A Song           Christe Lux Mundi

 

The Gospel     (Gospel reading of your choice)

 

Silence           8 minutes

 

A call to prayer               Kyrie Eleison  (Tune: Largo from the New World Symphony)

 

Responding and Deepening    You are invited to offer spoken intercessions

 

Unison Prayer by Brother Roger: Jesus, peace of our hearts, in our nights as in our days,
in the hours of darkness as in the bright light, you knock on our door and await our response. Amen

 

A response to prayer         Kyrie Eleison  (Tune: Largo from the New World Symphony)

 

Song            God Is Forgiveness

 

Closing Prayer

 

A Song        In Manus Tuas

                     Ubi Caritas

 

 

 

On the second Sunday of each month following the prayer,
you are welcome to join us downstairs for a community meal,
pot-luck style