Readings may be found at the Revised Common Lectionary website.
PRAYERS THIS WEEK
In the Anglican Communion-worldwide we pray for: the Church in Wales and archbishop John Davies.
In the Anglican Church of Canada we pray for: our Primate, Linda Nicholls; our national Indigenous archbishop Mark McDonald; Mark Thompson and the general synod staff.
In Our Diocese of Rupert’s Land we pray for: our bishop Geoff Woodcroft; the people of the parish of St. Francis; the Centre for Christian Studies.
In Our Parish Family we pray for: Bridget S and Nova; Caitlin S and Abby and Emily; Süss; Beryl and Sam T; the Thelma Wynne Project for newborns; the families of the WestEnd Commons.
For Our Parish: St. Matthew’s, here in the heart of the city in the heart of God. Strengthen our church to be like a great tree giving shade and shelter to all who come. Under its branches let the people rest in your grace and be re-rooted in your kingdom’s work. May the streets of our community be holy ground beneath our feet.
Pray for those in Care Homes: Rose B; Winnifred C; Sylvester T.
Pray for people who have died: Fletcher Stewart; Cecil Grant; Rest eternal grant unto them, O Lord; and let light perpetual shine upon them.
Pray for people in need: Pat S and family; Elaine for peace and hope; Patsy G and family; Esther A for healing; Apetagon family; Sowore O; Chiko U and family; Rick for healing; Irma; Fred; St. James in Grand Rapids and Ellen C.
Pray in Thanksgiving: for Emeka U on her birthday.