Category Archives: Topical prayers

Elections

A parishioner said Sunday he had a challenge for me, to write a prayer that he could honestly pray for Trump. This is what I just wrote to him: I immediately thought of Madeleine L’Engle, the author of A Wrinkle … Continue reading

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A prayer for communities devastated by fires

Rev Cathie Lambert wrote this prayer in 2011 when fires devastated the Margaret River region. It may be adapted for prayers for others this week as we remember communities in Alberta devastated by the huge fire that has seen 80,000+ … Continue reading

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Olympics 2012

Paul Sheppy (UK) wrote this prayer after reflecting on the opening ceremony: ‘As I watched the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games, I rejoiced in the creativity and discipline which marks all Olympiads. And I thought of the motto: citius, … Continue reading

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