St. Leonard, Clent
© Clent PCC 2018 

Bible Readings

First Reading:  Isaiah 50. 4 - 9 Psalm: 19 2nd Reading: James 3. 1-12 The Gospel Reading: Mark. 8. 27-38 Hear the dulcet tones of David Suchet (‘Hercule Poirot’) read the text to you.    

Collect & Prayer

O Lord, we beseech you mercifully to hear the prayers of your people who call upon you; and grant that they may both perceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to fulfil them; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Lord of creation, whose glory is around and within us: open our eyes to your wonders, that we may serve you with reverence and know your peace at our lives’ end, through Jesus Christ our Lord.   

Intercessions

As a corporal act of mercy, please offer the following topics for prayer this week: Diocese of the Episcopal Church of Sudan, Tuam, Killala and Achonry (Ireland), Bath & Wells and all their Archbishops, Bishops and clergy. Justin our Archbishop, John our Bishop, Graham the Bishop of Dudley, for Nikki our Archdeacon, Andrew our Rural Dean, Sue our Curate-in-Charge/Priest, for the Clergy, Readers and Lay-minsters of the Stourbridge Deanery, our ALM Team and visiting Clergy, our Musical Directors, Organists and Choirs, and our Administrators Christine & Chrissy. The homes and families of Vine Lane, Clent. The Women’s Institute The Three Roses Home at Clent We pray for those suffering in body, mind or spirit; may they know your presence alongside them in their time of need.  We pray, for those mourning the death of loved ones especially for the family and friends of Barbara Palmer, Thomas Howard Bruton (H), Margaret Thomas, Michael Morgan, Richard Champion, Gwendoline Page, Archie Skidmore, Jacqueline Richards, Betty Foxall
PRAYER
St. Leonard
© Clent PCC

Bible Readings

First Reading:  Isaiah 50. 4 - 9 Psalm: 19 2nd Reading: James 3. 1-12 The Gospel Reading: Mark. 8. 27- 38 Hear the dulcet tones of David Suchet (‘Hercule Poirot’) read the text to you.    

Collect & Prayer

O Lord, we beseech you mercifully to hear the prayers of your people who call upon you; and grant that they may both perceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to fulfil them; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Lord of creation, whose glory is around and within us: open our eyes to your wonders, that we may serve you with reverence and know your peace at our lives’ end, through Jesus Christ our Lord.   

Intercessions

As a corporal act of mercy, please offer the following topics for prayer this week: Diocese of the Episcopal Church of Sudan, Tuam, Killala and Achonry (Ireland), Bath & Wells and all their Archbishops, Bishops and clergy. Justin our Archbishop, John our Bishop, Graham the Bishop of Dudley, for Nikki our Archdeacon, Andrew our Rural Dean, Sue our Curate-in-Charge/Priest, for the Clergy, Readers and Lay-minsters of the Stourbridge Deanery, our ALM Team and visiting Clergy, our Musical Directors, Organists and Choirs, and our Administrators Christine & Chrissy. The homes and families of Vine Lane, Clent. The Women’s Institute The Three Roses Home at Clent We pray for those suffering in body, mind or spirit; may they know your presence alongside them in their time of need.  We pray, for those mourning the death of loved ones especially for the family and friends of Barbara Palmer, Thomas Howard Bruton (H), Margaret Thomas, Michael Morgan, Richard Champion, Gwendoline Page, Archie Skidmore, Jacqueline Richards, Betty Foxall
PRAYER