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William Law, Priest, 1761

Special Collect. Eternal God, you called William Law to proclaim your glory, in a life of priestly prayer and pastoral zeal: keep the leaders of your Church faithful to you and bless your people through their ministry; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen More information on William Law

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Cyril of Jerusalem

Information on Cyril of Jerusalem Collect for the day. God our Father, you enlightened your Church by the teaching of your servant Cyril of Jerusalem: enrich it with your heavenly grace and raise up faithful witnesses, who by their life and teaching, may proclaim the truth of your salvation; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

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Collect for the day 17 March 2019

God of the covenant, you promised mercy and hope for all: gather us to yourself in tenderness, so that, assured of your faithfulness, we may live to your praise and glory; through our Lord Jesus Christ, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for… Continue reading Collect for the day 17 March 2019

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Weekly Collect 17 February 2019

Lord God, you have given your Holy Spirit to the Church, that He may lead us into all truth: bless with His grace and presence, the members of St Mary's Vestry. Keep us in faith and united in love, that we may advance your glory and the peace and unity of your Church; through Jesus… Continue reading Weekly Collect 17 February 2019

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Martyrs of Japan, 1597

We pray today for the Martyrs of Japan. Lord God, your martyrs in Japan defied their persecutors and through their great love for you, endured the pain of death: grant that we may love you daily, more and more and faithfully bear witness to the name of Jesus; who is alive and reigns with you… Continue reading Martyrs of Japan, 1597

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Agnes, Martyr at Rome, c.304

Collect Lord God, your martyr Agnes defied her persecutors and through her great love for you, endured the pain of death: grant that we may love you daily more and more and faithfully bear witness to the name of Jesus. Amen More information about Agnes

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Collect for the week – 21 January 2019

God of grace and glory, your Son revealed your power in many things: transform our everyday lives and make us worthy of our calling to serve the world in your name; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

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Antony of Egypt, Founder of the Religious Life, 356

To find out more about Antony of Egypt, you can go this link below to read all about him. Link to information The Readings Isaiah 40:3-8Psalm 119:9-16Mark 10:17-21 The Collect Merciful God, Your son is the true and living way and in the desert your servant Antony of Egypt, gave the Church a new understanding… Continue reading Antony of Egypt, Founder of the Religious Life, 356

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Collect for the week – 13 January 2019

Creator God, our soul's delight, your voice thunders over the waters, liberating the future from the past: speak your affirming word, that we may share in the baptism of Jesus Christ, drink from his cup and serve the world in his name; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God for… Continue reading Collect for the week – 13 January 2019

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Collect for the week – 6 January 2019

O God, by the leading of a star, you revealed your Son Jesus Christ to the gentiles: grant that your Church may be a light to the nations, so that the whole world may come to see the splendour of your glory; through Jesus Christ, the Morning Star; who lives and reigns with you and… Continue reading Collect for the week – 6 January 2019