Triniy Sunday Intercessions

Intercession  O God, You who are All in All;  to whom we bring our prayers, hear us!  For the Church,  Christ’s continuing body in this world  that it might continue to proclaim Your truth  whilst continuing to seek its unity in You.  Forgive our divisions, heal our arrogance,  Mend our failure to own our diversity…Continue reading Triniy Sunday Intercessions

Risen, ascended Christ, we give thanks that your work is done, that you have shown us all we need to know about God, That you have carried humanity to the heart of heaven, into God’s presence. We pray that your church will be a place of joy, proclaiming with confidence the love of God for…Continue reading

Intercessions for Easter 6

God of creation, we thank you for today’s beautiful images of the heavenly city. We pray that, in the world you have made, there will be, once again, streams and rivers as bright as crystal. We pray that our forests and jungles with thrive, that magnificent trees will be left to grow. We pray for…Continue reading Intercessions for Easter 6

Intercessions for Easter 4

Jesus, Good Shepherd of your sheep, we pray for the church, your flock, that we may hear your voice calling us to love, compassion, forgiveness and service, that we will follow you in the ways of simplicity, kindness and humility. When we go astray, lured by power, hatred or bitterness, call us over the noises…Continue reading Intercessions for Easter 4

Intercessions for Easter 2

God of love, your Son, Jesus, still carries his scars even in his risen and glorified body. Give us the courage, with Thomas, to look on your scars, and on the scars of the world, not averting our eyes,  but ready to face suffering. Give us hope and faith that a better world can grow…Continue reading Intercessions for Easter 2

Good Friday Intercessions

Gathered around the cross, remembering your suffering and death, your refusal to hate, we bring the suffering of the world here – we bring it here, to the foot of the cross; the place where the love of God meets the pain of the world. To all this suffering, to broken bodies, broken lives, to…Continue reading Good Friday Intercessions

Palm Sunday Intercessions

O Christ,  in whose face we see both the suffering of the world and the love of God, we bring to you the world’s pain, the anguish of your children in Ukraine, Afghanistan, Syria, Palestine, on the African continent. Help us to build a peaceful world, a world of love, compassion and respect, a world…Continue reading Palm Sunday Intercessions