Daily Prayers

In OCTOBER 2020 we pray for

Fri 23 Oct – Sneinton St Stephen with St Matthias (Vacant: Area Dean: Colin Bourne; Lay Chair: Elaine Hinchliffe; Churchwardens: Perrie Astill, Frances Astill)
Recife (Brazil) The Rt Revd João Peixoto
Cuttack (North India) The Rt Revd Surendra Nanda

Sat 24 Oct – Toton St George’s Army Church; Toton St Peter (Colin Bourne)
Rejaf (South Sudan) The Rt Revd Edward Tombe
Cyangugu (Rwanda) The Rt Revd Francis Karenera
Kuching (South East Asia) The Rt Revd Danald Jute

Sun 25 Oct – We pray for all those involved in the hospitality industry
Pray for the Church in Wales
The Most Revd John Davies – Archbishop of Wales & Bishop of Swansea & Brecon
Church of Norway: Diocese of Stavanger, Bishop Anne Lise Ådnøy

Mon 26 Oct – Wollaton Park, St Mary (Henry Curran)
Remo (Nigeria) The Most Revd Dr Michael Fape
Cyprus and the Gulf (Jerusalem & Middle East) The Rt Revd Michael Augustine Owen Lewis (Primate)
Kumasi (West Africa) The Most Revd Dr Daniel Sarfo

Tue 27 Oct – WEST BINGHAM DEANERY (Area Dean: Mark Fraser; Lay Chair: Jane Gray)
Renk (South Sudan) The Rt Revd Joseph Atem
Daejeon (Korea) The Most Revd Moses Yoo (Primate)
Kumi (Uganda) The Rt Revd Edison Irigei

Wed 28 Oct – A453 Churches of South Nottinghamshire: Barton-in-Fabis, St George; Gotham, St Lawrence; Kingston-on-Soar, St Winifred; Ratcliffe-on-Soar, Holy Trinity; Thrumpton, All Saints (Richard Coleman)
Rhode Island (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Nicholas Knisely
Dallas (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd George Sumner Jr

Thu 29 Oct – Clifton Team Ministry (Lydia Cartwright, Gillian Hall, Esther Hutchinson)
Rift Valley (Tanzania) The Rt Revd John Lupaa
Damaturu (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Yohannah Audu
Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Jackson Sosthenes

Fri 30 Oct – Costock, St Giles; East Leake, St Mary; Rempstone, All Saints, Stanford-on-Soar, St John the Baptist; West Leake, St Helena (Tim Parker, Michael Allen)
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) The Rt Revd Eduardo Grillo
Davao (Philippines) The Rt Revd Jonathan Casimina

Sat 31 Oct – Edwalton (Mark Fraser)
Rio Grande (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Michael Vono
Delaware (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Kevin Brown
Kurunegala (Ceylon) The Rt Revd Keerthisiri Fernando


In NOVEMBER 2020 we pray for

Sun 01 Nov – ALL SAINTS DAY- Today we give thanks for those who inspire us in our faith. We give thanks for those who have gone before us in the faith ‘ in all virtuous and Godly living’. In our parishes, churches and institutions we give thanks for the example of our Patron Saints and those whose Godly living sustained the ministry of these places in the generations before us.
Pray for the Church of the Province of West Africa
The Most Revd Dr Jonathan Hart – Primate & Metropolitan, Church of the Province of West Africa; Archbishop of the Internal province of West Africa and Bishop of Liberia
Church of Norway: Diocese of Agder and Telemark, Bishop Stein Reinertsen

Mon 02 Nov – ALL SOULS DAY
Gamston & Bridgford, St Luke (Mark Fraser, Dudley Meese, Jonathan Mole, Emily Charkham,)
Rochester (England) The Rt Revd James Langstaff
Rochester (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Prince Singh
Kushtia (Bangladesh) The Rt Revd Samuel Mankhin (Primate)

Tue 03 Nov – Lady Bay, All Hallows; Holme Pierrepont, St Edmund (Vacant: Area Dean: Mark Fraser; Lay Chair: Jane Gray; Churchwardens: Eddie Brompton, Brenda Stevenson) Ian Godson
Rockhampton (Australia) Vacant
Delhi (North India) The Rt Revd Warris Masih
Kutigi (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Jeremiah Kolo

Wed 04 Nov – Ruddington, St Peter (Andrew Buchanan)
Rokon (South Sudan) The Rt Revd Francis Mori
Derby (England) The Rt Revd Libby Lane

Thu 05 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Bishop’s Adviser in Pastoral Care and Counselling Rorya (Tanzania) The Rt Revd John Adiema
Derry & Raphoe (Ireland) The Rt Revd Kenneth Good
Dhaka (Bangladesh) The Most Revd Paul Sarker

Fri 06 Nov – Normanton-on-Soar, St James; Sutton Bonington, St Anne; Sutton Bonington St Michael (Vacant: Area Dean: Mark Fraser; Lay Chair: Jane Gray; Churchwardens: Brian Archbold, Jan Bonser, Beth Clarke, Jill Crawford, Edward Elton, David Etherton, Peter Tyers)
Ruaha (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Joseph Mgomi
Europe (England) The Rt Revd Robert Innes
Europe (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Mark Edington

Sat 07 Nov – West Bridgford, St Giles (Lee Proudlove, Tim Chambers, Ken Almond)
Rumbek (South Sudan) The Most Revd Alapayo Kuctiel
The Bahamas and The Turks and Caicos Islands (West Indies) The Rt Revd Laish Boyd
Kwara (Nigeria) The Most Revd Olusegun Adeyemi

Sun 08 Nov – REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY – This day we pause to remember those who sacrificed so much so that we might live in freedom. We continue to pray for the peace of the world and that those in leadership may look to the interests of all as they seek to serve the common good
Pray for the Church in the Province of the West Indies
The Most Revd Howard Gregory – Primate and Bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands
Church of Sweden: Diocese of Luleå, Bishop Åsa Nyström

Mon 09 Nov – Wilford, St Wilfrid (Vacant: Area Dean: Mark Fraser; Lay Chair: Jane Gray; Churchwardens: Wendy Cranefield, Eddie Mason)
The Free State (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Dintoe Letloenyane

Tue 10 Nov – Wilford Hill, St Paul (Tim Fox)
Rumonge (Burundi) The Rt Revd Pedaculi Birakengana
Diocese on the Coast (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Ebunoluwa Ogunele
Kwoi (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Paul Zamani

Wed 11 Nov – DIOCESAN STAFF: Staff at Minster Office
Rupert’s Land (Canada) The Rt Revd Geoffrey Woodcroft
Dogura (Papua New Guinea) The Rt Revd Tennyson Bogar

Thu12 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Nottinghamshire Constabulary (Jo Tatum)
Rutana (Burundi) The Rt Revd Pontien Ribakare
Doko (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Uriah Kolo~Dominican Republic (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Moisés Mota
Fri 13 Nov SECTOR MINISTRIES: East Midlands Ambulance Service (Kevin Charles, Jon Shaw)
Ruwenzori (Uganda) The Rt Revd Reuben Kisembo
Dornakal (South India) The Rt Revd Vadapalli Rao

Sat 14 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Chaplains in Higher Education: Nottingham University, Megan Smith); Nottingham Trent University (Richard Davey) Hucknall National C of E Academy (Andy McKibbin) Worksop College (Fr Matthew Askey)
Sabah (South East Asia) The Rt Revd Melter Tais (Primate)
Down & Dromore (Ireland) Vacant

Sun 15 Nov – Second Sunday before Advent – In this Kingdom Season we are encouraged to recall those things that point to the wonders of the Divine in our midst. The Church is called to point towards the things of the Kingdom and to encourage people to see the signs of God’s activity in the world. We pray for one another today that we may truly fulfil our calling to be Kingdom people.
Pray for the Church of Ceylon (Extra-Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt Revd Dhiloraj Canagasabey – Bishop of Colombo
The Rt Revd Keerthisiri Fernando – Bishop of Kurunegala
Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church: Archbishop Urmas Viilma, Bishop Tiit alumäe, Bishop Joel Luhamets

Mon 16 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue (David Milner)
Sabongidda-Ora (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Augustine Ohilebo
Dublin & Glendalough (Ireland) The Most Revd Michael Jackson
Tue 17 Nov SECTOR MINISTRIES: Mothers’ Union (Wendy Murphy, Pat Hemstock)
Saldanha Bay (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Raphael Hess
Duk (South Sudan) The Rt Revd Daniel Abot

Wed 18 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Brigade Chaplain, Chetwynd Barracks (Colin Bourne)
Salisbury (England) The Rt Revd Nicholas Holtam
Dunedin (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia) The Rt Revd Steven Benford

Thu 19 Nov – DIOCESAN STAFF: Staff at the Bishop of Southwell & Nottingham and the Bishop of Sherwood’s Office
Sambalpur (North India) The Rt Revd Pinuel Dip
Dunkwa-on-Offin (West Africa) The Rt Revd Edmund Dawson AhmoahDurgapur (North India) The Rt Revd Sameer Khimla

Fri 20 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Territorial Army, (Paul Whitehead)
San Diego (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Dr Katharine Jefferts SchoriDurham (England) The Rt Revd Paul Butler

Sat 21 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Nottinghamshire Rural Support (Georgie Hadley)
San Joaquin (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd David Rice
Dutse (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Markus Danbinta
Kyoto (Japan) The Rt Revd Stephen Kochi

Sun 22 Nov – Christ the King – Today we bring to a close the Church’s year and we celebrate the Universal Kingship of Jesus Christ. We remind ourselves that in a world that can often seem so uncertain, Jesus has won the victory over sin through the Cross and we have the promise of his glory before us. We pray today for all those situations in our world where this message most urgently needs to be heard today.
Pray for the Church of Bermuda (Extra-Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt Revd Nicholas Dill – Bishop of Bermuda

Mon 23 Nov – Jacob Tyers and Sam Watkins-Smith – two of our local church interns within the diocese, 2020/21
Santiago (Chile) The Rt Revd Hector Zavala
Santiago (Philippines) The Rt Revd Frenzel Piluden

Tue 24 Nov – Keziah Nightingale, Victoria Pearce and Alex Crane – three of our local church interns within the diocese, 2020/21
Sao Paulo (Brazil) The Rt Revd Francisco Fernandes
East Carolina (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Robert Skirving

Wed 25 Nov – Chloe Webb, Jonah Gorst, Emma Rolls and Charlie Lavin – four of our local church interns within the diocese, 2020/21
Sapele (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Dr Blessing Erifeta
East Kerala (South India) The Rt Revd V Francis

Thu 26 Nov – SECTOR MINISTRIES: Regional Chaplain for South & East Region RAF, ATC Wing Chaplain
Saskatchewan (Canada) The Rt Revd Michael Hawkins
East Ruwenzori (Uganda) The Rt Revd George Turyasingura
East Tennessee (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Brian Cole

Fri 27 Nov – Sam Theobald – one of our local church interns within the diocese, 2020/21
Saskatoon (Canada) The Rt Revd Christopher Harper
Eastern Himalayas (North India) Vacant

Sat 28 Nov – We pray for the leadership of the Younger Leader College (Duncan Dean, Laura Jowett, Ruth Lee)
Sebei (Uganda) The Rt Revd Paul Kiptoo Masaba
Eastern Kowloon (Hong Kong) The Rt Revd Timothy Kwok
Kyushu (Japan) The Rt Revd Luke Muto

Sun 29 Nov – ADVENT SUNDAY – Today we begin a new Church Year. We give thanks for all that has been and what shall be. We commit to the Lord our Advent Pledges for how we will see to assist Disciples to Grow Wider, Younger and Deeper across our diocese.
Lord God, may we, your people, who look forward to the birthday of Christ experience the joy of salvation and celebrate that feast with love and thanksgiving. We ask this through Jesus the Lord. Amen
Pray for the Lusitanian Church (Extra-Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt Revd Jorge Cabral – Bishop of the Lusitanian Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Finland: Diocese of Porvoo, Bishop Bo-Göran Åstrand

Mon 30 Nov – ST ANDREW’S DAY – BASSETLAW & BAWTRY DEANERY (Area Dean: David Gough; Lay Chair: Rick Brand; Associate Priest: Tim Pownall Jones)
Sekondi (West Africa) The Rt Revd Alexander Asmah
Eastern Michigan (The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Todd Ousley

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