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Evening Prayer; “The Felgild Compline”

Posted by on May 27, 2020

This evening prayer, attributed to Wednesday night in the book Celtic Daily Prayer is traditionally called the “Felgild Compline”. Felgild became a monk around 700 AD and lived a life of prayer and solitude, overcoming physical infirmities and other great challenges.

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Evening Prayer; “The Cuthbert Compline”

Posted by on May 26, 2020

This evening prayer, attributed to Tuesday night in the book Celtic Daily Prayer is traditionally called the “Cuthbert Compline”. It’s named after Cuthbert, who decided to become a monk after receiving an angelic vision. He served his years in honor and humility as a monk and later a bishop. He died in 687.

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Evening Prayer; “The Aidan Compline”

Posted by on May 25, 2020

This evening prayer, attributed to Monday night in the book Celtic Daily Prayer is traditionally called the “Aidan Compline”. Aidan was a beloved and well respected monk who dedicated his entire life to helping others and died serving his monastery in the year 651.

To hear the history of the word “compline” and why I chose to create these seven evening prayer devotionals, click HERE.

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