Readings & Prayers: October 30th, 2011

“They are before the throne of God, and he who sits upon the throne will shelter them with his presence.” Revelation 7.15

Next Sunday’s Readings

Remembrance Sunday
November 6, 2011

Wisdom 3.1-9
Psalm 116.1-8
1 Peter 1.3-9
John 6.37-40

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 Bishop of Toronto – The Rt Revd Colin Robert Johnson
  • Toronto – Credit Valley – The Rt Revd Philip Poole
  • Toronto – Trent-Durham – The Rt Revd Linda Nicholls
  • Toronto – York-Scarborough – The Revd Canon Patrick Yu
  • Toronto – York-Simcoe – The Rt Revd George Elliott

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 Principal/Dean David Pfrimmer and Waterloo Lutheran Seminary
  • Bishop Jackson Matovu and his wife Perusi of our Companion Diocese of Central Buganda

our congregations and communities, especially:

  • For the Indigenous peoples in the Diocese of Western Newfoundland
  • For the people of the Parishes of All Saints:
  • All Saints, Winnipeg-The Rev Paul Johnson, Interim Priest/pastor, The Rev Barbara Shoomski, The Ven David Pate, Honorary Assistants
  • All Saints, Peguis-The Rev Barry Bear, Priest; The Rev Deacon Wes Barrett, Honorary Deacon Assistant
  • All Saints, Whytewold-The Rev Robin Mather, Priest
  • All Saints
  • Those being confirmed at St. Paul, Fort Garry