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Readings and prayers for Sunday September 4 (Pentecost 13) and the following week:  

 In our daily diocesan cycle of prayer we pray for Anna, our bishop; for the people of Christ Church, Gabriola Island, and their minister Karen Hollis.  

In the cycle of prayer of our ecclesiastical Province of BC & Yukon, we pray this week for the people and clergy of the Diocese of Kootenay and their bishop, Archbishop Lynne McNaughton.  

In the Anglican Church of Canada cycle of prayer this week, we pray for the theological colleges and training programs within the Ecclesiastical Province of Rupert’s Land: Arthur Turner Training School, the Centre for Christian Studies, the College of Emmanuel and St. Chad, Henry Budd College for Ministry, Saint John’s College, Dr. William Winter School for Ministry, James Settee College for Ministry.

In the worldwide Anglican Communion daily cycle of prayer, we pray for The Anglican Church of Australia.

Diocesan prayers for the week:

  • Mon Sept 5 Alastair Singh-McCollum & Sabina Singh - S. John the Divine, Victoria
  • Tues Sept 6 teachers, students and staff at Christ Church Cathedral School, Shawnigan Lake School & Queen Margaret's School
  • Wed Sept 7 Dyan Davison & Jeffrey Anderson - canon pastor & S. Mary the Virgin, Oak Bay
  • Thurs Sept 8 Travis & Jasmin O’Brian - S. Barnabas, Victoria
  • Fri Sept 9 members of episcopal and diocesan commissions and task teams
  • Sat Sept 10 Ruth Dantzer & Gabriel Conroy - UVic Chaplaincy

Anglican Communion Cycle of Prayer for the week:

  • Season of Creation
  • Mon Sept 5 The Diocese of Missouri – The Episcopal Church (V (5) Province)
  • Tues Sept 6 The Diocese of West Missouri – The Episcopal Church (VII (7) Province)
  • Wed Sept 7 The Diocese of Mityana – The Church of the Province of Uganda
  • Thurs Sept 8 The Diocese of Mombasa – The Anglican Church of Kenya
  • Fri Sept 9 The Diocese of Monmouth – The Church in Wales
  • Sat Sept 10 The Diocese of Montana – The Episcopal Church (VI (6) Province)


Proper 18(23) (Sunday September 4, 2022) - click links for full text of all readings for that day


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