Prayer Topics for the week commencing 1st August 2021

There are many things we can be praying for. The items in this post are drawn from some of the Prayer cycles we are involved with.
Pray for those known who suffer in body, mind, spirit or estate.

The Collect for this week
Gracious Father,
revive your Church in our day,
and make her holy, strong and faithful,
for your glory’s sake
in Jesus Christ our Lord.

From Durham Diocese

Sunday 1st
Ninth Sunday after Trinity

– Prison Chaplains, Holme House: Revd Kate Brooke, Durham: Revd Rebecca Amoroso: Frankland (High Security): Revd Andrew West, Low Newton (Women): Revd Sarah Parkinson, Deerbolt: Revd Kate Jamie
– Province of South East Asia: Most Revd Melter Jiki Tais

Monday 2nd
– Deanery of Auckland – Area Dean: Revd Matt Tarling, Lay Chair: Ms Sarah Phelps
– Diocesan Leader of Youth Mission and Ministry: Andy Harris Children’s Ministry Advisor: Sharon Pritchard
– Diocese of Dogura – Papua New Guinea: Rt Revd Tennyson Bogar

Tuesday 3rd
– Deanery Secretary: Miss Emma Blagburn, Treasurer: The Revd Frances Cooper
– Diocesan Chancellor: Adrian Iles Registrar: Phillip Wills
– The Diocese of Doko – Nigeria: Rt Revd Uriah N Kolo

Wednesday 4th
Jean-Baptiste Vianney, Cure d’Ars, Spiritual Guide, 1859
– Our Archdeacons, Rick Simpson (Auckland), Bob Cooper (Sunderland), and Libby Wilkinson (Durham)
– Diocesan Adviser in Pastoral Care and Counselling: Simon Rose
– Diocese of Dominican Republic – TEC: Rt Revd Moises Quezada Mota

Thursday 5th
Oswald, King of Northumbria, Martyr, 642
– Diocese of Dornakal – Church of South India; Rt Revd Vadapalli Prasada Rao
– Vocations Strategy Development Adviser: Revd Dr Alastair Prince
– Diocesan ‘Communities of Hope’ (CofH), raising indigenous leaders

Friday 6th
Transfiguration of Our Lord

– Auckland St Helen – Vicar: Revd Canon Robert McTeer, SSM Curate: Revd Edward Gunn
– Diocese of Down & Dromore – Ireland; Rt Revd David McClay
– The emergency services, fire, ambulance and police

Saturday 7th
John Mason Neale, Priest, Hymn Writer, 1866
– Bishop Auckland St Andrew & St Anne’s – Vicar: Rev Matthew Keddilty, Associate Minister: Revd Eileen Harrop, Curate: Revd Stephanie Price, Reader: Mrs Kate Taylor
– St Anne’s CE Primary School, Bishop Auckland HT: Mrs L Sixsmith
– The Diocesan Deliverance Ministry Team
– Diocese of Dublin & Glendalough – Ireland: Most Revd Dr Michael Jackson

From the Parish Cycle

Those living in

Secretary of State for International Development
Pray for our Mission Partners and for any natural disasters

The Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago

Churches Together in South Tyneside

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