We pray for Barack,our President, and Robert, our Governor. We pray for Teresa, President of the University of Virginia, and for the Board of Visitors
We pray for the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin, our presiding bishop, Katharine, and our own diocesan bishops, Shannon, Ted, and Susan, and for Peter and David, our bishops retired. . We pray for Jim, Heather, Stacy, Nik and Peter, our priests here at St. Paul's. We pray for those preparing for Holy Orders:
Emily Williams Guffey
We pray for those who have asked our prayers for healing
Lucy Byrd Pegau
God of heavenly powers, by the might of your command you drive away from our bodies all sickness and all infirmity: Be present in your goodness with your servants, Michelle, Fran, Sarah, Lucy Byrd, Spencer, Elizabeth, Kathy, Brett, David, John, Jennifer,Dabney, Marlene and Robert, that their weakness may be banished and their strength restored; and that, their health being renewed, they may bless your holy Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.(BCP, p. 458)
We pray for those who have died, especially
O God, whose mercies cannot be numbered: Accept our prayers on behalf of Nancy and Frank,and grant them an entrance into the land of light and joy, in the fellowship of your saints, through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. (BCP p. 493)
We pray for peace in the Holy Land, Libya, Sudan, Afghanistan, Congo, Egypt and Syria, and all the troubled lands of this earth.
We pray for all those who serve in our armed forces and for all those in harm's way. We pray for the soldier killed in Afghanistan in the last week:
We pray for all Afghans who have died in these conflicts.
We give thanks for all the blessings and joys of this life
Last Updated on Thursday, 16 May 2013 20:01