Search ResultsLament Resources for Race This post was created in response to the shooting in a church in Charleston, South Carolina. It features a poem of lament and five other prayers and writings related to hate, racism, and violence. | | Perspectives on Freedom, Lament, the Poor, Human Rights, Forgiveness, and Materialism This article contains quotations from a variety of theological articles: Scott Mcknight on freedom, Sandra McCracken on lament. David Fitch on segregation, Ann Voskamp on sexual violence, Mary DeMuth on "easy-forgivism," and Zach Hoag on advertising. | | Why Ash Wednesday? An article exploring Ash Wednesday and the implications for believers.
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See more hymns... Lamentation Over the Dead Christ This 15th century painting by Fra Angelico depicts the Lamentation of Christ, where the Virgin Mary, Mary Magdalene, and others weep over Christ's dead body after the Crucifixion. | | The Lament of Jephthah's Daughter This 19th century painting by Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Pena depicts the lament of Jephthah's daughter from Judges 11:30-39. | | Our Prayers of Lament for Mass Shootings A collection of several prayers of lament in response to mass shootings, including Habakkuk 1:2-4: "Why do you tolerate wrongdoing? Destruction and violence are before me." | | La Somme le Roy This late-13th century manuscript from the workshop of Master Honoré shows a page from La Somme le Roy, representing Humility, Ahaziah typifying Pride, the Sinner and the Hypocrite. | Prayers for Lent A list of prayers of confession and lament from the book of Psalm and other resources for the Lenten season. | A Lament to the “God Who Sees” Ruthie Johnson offers a psalm-like poem of lament, wanting to know that God is aware of human suffering. | | Lament and Prayers for 9/11 This blog post highlights worship resources for commemorating the 9/11 terrorist attacks, offering lament and prayers to God for communal worship. |