Category Archives: Liturgy

Prayer for Christchurch

Help us to recognise racism and white supremacy in all its forms and to repudiate it utterly. Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Liturgy | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Prayer for the survivors and victims of child abuse

I’ve been trying to write a prayer for Sunday’s service in response to the news of the guilty verdict in George Pell’s trial. I was not sexually abused in the church, but news of the verdict still left me feeling sick … Continue reading

Posted in Liturgy | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Prayer: Remembering Black Saturday

We know that just as your share our joys, you also grieve with us in times of sorrow. Continue reading

Posted in Liturgy | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A prayer for our beloved city

God, we make all these prayers together with your Son,
our Brother, Mother and Friend Jesus,
who we know is weeping with us today. Continue reading

Posted in Liturgy | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Prayer of Confession for the Depressed

“Do not fear. I have redeemed you.
I have called you by name. You are mine”. Continue reading

Posted in Liturgy | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment