22 Nov 2021 0 Comment

St Stephen – 26th December 2021

The Collect Merciful Lord, we thank you for the signs of your mercy revealed in birth and death: save us by the coming of your Son and give us joy in honouring Stephen, first martyr of the new Israel; through Jesus...
22 Nov 2021 0 Comment

The fourth Sunday of Advent – 19th December 2021

The Collect Eternal God, as Mary waited for the birth of your Son, so we wait for his coming in glory; bring us through the birth-pangs of this present age to see, with her, our great salvation in Jesus Christ our...
22 Nov 2021 0 Comment

The third Sunday of Advent – 12th December 2021

The Collect God for whom we watch and wait, you sent John the Baptist to prepare the way of your Son: give us courage to speak the truth, to hunger for justice, and to suffer for the cause of right with Jesus Christ our...
22 Nov 2021 0 Comment

The second Sunday of Advent – 5th December 2021

The Collect Almighty God, purify our hearts and minds, that when you 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...
22 Nov 2021 0 Comment

The first Sunday of Advent – 28th November 2021

The Collect Almighty God, as your kingdom dawns, turn us from 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...
22 Nov 2021 0 Comment

Christ the King – 21st November 2021

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...
8 Nov 2021 0 Comment

Remembrance Sunday – 14th November 2021

The Collect Heavenly Lord, you long for the world’s salvation: stir us from apathy, restrain us from excess and revive in us new hope that all creation will one day be healed in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen....
8 Nov 2021 0 Comment

The third Sunday before Advent – 7th November 2021

The Collect God, our refuge and strength, bring near the day when wars shall cease and poverty and pain shall end, that earth may know the peace of heaven through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.    A reading from...
2 Sep 2021 0 Comment

The seventeenth Sunday after Trinity – 26th September 2021

The Collect Gracious God, you call us to fullness of life: deliver us from unbelief and banish our anxieties with the liberating love of Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.   A reading from the book of...
2 Sep 2021 0 Comment

The sixteenth Sunday after Trinity – 19th September

The Collect 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. Amen....