Readings & Prayers: April 3 – April 9, 2011

“I am the light of the world, says the Lord; those who follow me will have the light of life.” John 8.12

In this post:

This Sunday’s Readings
Daily Readings
Next Sunday’s Readings
In Our Prayers

For this week’s readings & prayers, continue reading…

This Sunday’s Readings

Forth Sunday in Lent
April 3, 2011

1 Samuel 16.1-13
Psalm 23
Ephesians 5.8-14
John 9.1-41

Daily Readings


AM Psalm 6667; PM Psalm 1946
Jer. 14:1-9,17-22Gal. 4:21-5:1Mark 8:11-21


AM Psalm 89:1-18; PM Psalm 89:19-52
Jer. 16:10-21Rom. 7:1-12John 6:1-15


AM Psalm 9799, [100]; PM Psalm 94, [95]
Jer. 17:19-27Rom. 7:13-25John 6:16-27


AM Psalm 101109:1-4(5-19)20-30; PM Psalm 119:121-144
Jer. 18:1-11Rom. 8:1-11John 6:27-40


AM Psalm 69:1-23(24-30)31-38; PM Psalm 73
Jer. 22:13-23Rom. 8:12-27John 6:41-51


AM Psalm 95* & 102; PM Psalm 107:1-32
Jer. 23:1-8Rom. 8:28-39John 6:52-59


AM Psalm 107:33-43108:1-6(7-13); PM Psalm 33
Jer. 23:9-15Rom. 9:1-18John 6:60-71

Next Sunday’s Readings

Fifth Sunday in Lent
April 10, 2011

Ezekiel 37.1-14
Psalm 130
Romans 8.6-11
John 11.1-45

Want to know more? Join us for our Bible Study to discuss these passages.

In our prayers

In the Anglican Communion world-wide, we give thanks and pray for the Archbishop of Canterbury, The Most Rev. Rowan Williams; and for the Diocese of Multan – Pakistan.

In the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, and the Diocese of Rupert’s Land we pray for:
all Bishops, diocesan leaders (lay & ordained), throughout Canada, especially:

  • Our Primate, Fred Hiltz and General Synod Staff
  • Our National Indigenous Bishop, Mark MacDonald
  • Our Metropolitan, David Ashdown
  • Our Bishop, Donald Phillips and his wife Nancy
  • ELCIC National Bishop, Susan Johnson
  • ELCIC Manitoba & North-Western Ontario Bishop, Elaine Sauer
  • ELCIC Dean, Council and Congregations of the Agassiz Conference of the Manitoba-Northwestern Ontario Synod.
  • Bishop Jackson Matovu and his wife Perusi of our Companion Diocese of Central Buganda

our congregations and communities, especially:

  • The Indigenous peoples in the Diocese of Huron
  • Members of the Finance Committee – Gordon Pawling – Chair
  • Members of the Property Management Committee – Jim Warrener Chair
  • The Mothering Sunday Diocesan service
  • Those being confirmed at St. Mark, Wpg
  • The leaders, the team and the candidates for Teens Encounter Christ 13 in the Diocese of Brandon

St John’s Prayer List

We invite you to take Sunday’s bulletin home with you and to pray for the persons on St. John’s Prayer List in your devotions.