Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense,

and let the lifting up of my hands be as an evening sacrifice.



Vespers, together with Mattins, form the two major daily offices of the Community of Bose. The structure is in continuity with the ‘monastic’ format but has been adjusted with an ecumenical ‘eye’ so as to contain (in differing degrees) elements of Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox traditions of worship in a coherent, new and contemporary form.