Benefice Newsletter

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The Second Sunday of Advent – 8th December 2019

The Collect Almighty God, purify our hearts and minds, that when your Son Jesus Christ comes again as judge and Saviour we may be ready to receive him, who is our Lord and our God. Amen. A reading from the book of the prophet Isaiah      11.1-10 A shoot shall come out from the stock of [More…]

The First Sunday of Advent – 1st December 2019

The Collect Almighty God, as your kingdom dawns, turn us from the darkness of sin to the light of holiness, that we may be ready to meet you in our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. Amen. A reading from the book of the prophet Isaiah          2.1-5 The word that Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning [More…]

Christ the King – 24th November 2019

The Collect God the Father, help us to hear the call of Christ the King and to follow in his service, whose kingdom has no end; for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, one glory. Amen. A reading from the book of the prophet Jeremiah         23.1-6 Woe to the shepherds who [More…]

The Second Sunday before Advent – 17th November 2019

The Collect Almighty and eternal God, from whose love in Christ we cannot be parted, either by death or life: hear our prayers and thanksgivings for all whom we remember     this day, fulfil in them the purpose of your love; and bring us all, with them, to your eternal joy; through Jesus Christ, our [More…]