Readings and prayers for Sunday November 27, the First Sunday in Advent, and the following week:
In our diocesan cycle of prayer, we pray for: Anna, our bishop; the people of the Church of the Advent, Colwood, and their incumbent, Ingrid Andersen; Archbishop Lynne McNaughton and the people and clergy of the Diocese of Kootenay.
This week in the Anglican Church of Canada cycle of prayer, we pray for the people of the Anglican Church of Canada.
In the Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples cycle of prayer, we pray for Indigenous Peoples in the Diocese of New Westminster.
In the Anglican Communion cycle of prayer, we pray for The Nippon Sei Ko Kai (the Anglican Church in Japan).
Diocesan prayers for the week:
- Mon Nov 28 Ellen Willingham - Parish of Pender & Saturna Islands
- Tues Nov 29 Wally Eamer & Sharleen Thompson - S. Mary of the Incarnation, Metchosin
- Wed Nov 30 Juli Mallett & Corvi Zeman - S. Andrew, Sidney
- Thurs Dec 1 Gloria Hockley - ACW President
- Fri Dec 2 Zena McCreary - diocesan insurance officer
- Sat Dec 3 retired/honorary clergy & spouses
Anglican Communion Cycle of Prayer for the week:
- Mon Nov 28 The Diocese of Nsukka – The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) (Enugu Province)
- Tues Nov 29 The Diocese of Nyahururu – The Anglican Church of Kenya
- Wed Nov 30 St Andrew the Apostle. The Diocese of Nyamlel – The Province of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan (Northern Bahr el Ghazal Province)
- Thurs Dec 1 The Diocese of Nyang – The Province of the Episcopal Church of
South Sudan (Eastern Bahr el Ghazal Province)
- Fri Dec 2 The Diocese of Southern Nyanza – The Anglican Church of Kenya
- Sat Dec 3 The Diocese of Nzara – The Province of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan (Western Equatoria Province)
News from General Synod
BIBLE READINGS FOR THE WEEK
Sunday November 27, 2022 - click links for full text of readings for that day
- Monday, November 28,: Psalm 124; Genesis 8:1-19; Romans 6:1-11
- Tuesday, November 29: Psalm 124; Genesis 9:1-17; Hebrews 11:32-40
- Wednesday, November 30,: Psalm 124; Isaiah 54:1-10; Matthew 24:23-35
- Thursday, December 1: Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19; Isaiah 4:2-6; Acts 1:12-17, 21-26
- Friday, December 2: Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19; Isaiah 30:19-26; Acts 13:16-25
- Saturday, December 3: Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19; Isaiah 40:1-11; John 1:19-28
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