Prayer intentions

Prayer intentions for August 2020

 1 Offa (Nigeria) Rt Revd Dr Solomon Olusola Akambi; Bolivia (South America) Rt Revd Raphael Samuel; Karimnagar (South India) Rt Revd Reuben MarkJustice and mercy for the Uighur people and those who have been exiled from their land  
2The Eighth Sunday after Trinity (Proper 13)The new Province of Alexandria – created from the former Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa in the Episcopal Church of Jerusalem and the Middle East  Our community support
3 Kamataka Central (South India) Rt Revd Prasana Kumar Samuel;  Kamataka (South India) Rt Revd Ravikumar J. Niranjan; Kamataka South (South India) Rt Revd Mohan Manoraj  Our Vicar, The Revd Becky Bevan and Phillip
4Jean-Baptiste Vianney, Curé d’Ars, Spiritual Guide, 1859Ogbaru (Nigeria) Rt Revd Dr Prosper Amah; Bondo (Kenya) Rt Revd David Kodia; Kasi – Mbujimayi (Congo) Vacant  Safety in the workplace
5Oswald, King of Northumbria, Martyr, 642Ogbia (Nigeria) Rt Revd James Oruwori; Bor (South Sudan) Most Revd Ruben Akurdid Ngong; Umzimvubu (Southern Africa) Rt Revd Sitembele Mzamane  Those in self isolation
6Transfiguration of our LordOgbomoso (Nigeria) Vacant; Botswana (Central Africa) Rt Revd Metlhayotihe Rawlings Beleme; Brandon (Canada) Rt Revd William Cliff  Those who make laws and those who interpret them
7John Mason Neale, Priest, Hymn Writer, 1866Ogoni (Nigeria) Rt Revd Solomon Gberegbara; Brasilia (Brazil) Rt Revd Maurício Jose Araujo De Andrade; Brazzaville (Congo) Rt Revd Molanga Jean Botola  Those countries struggling to contain Covid 19
8Dominic, Priest, Founder of the Order of Preachers, 1221Ogori-Magongo (Nigeria) Rt Revd Festus Davies; Brechin (Scotland) Rt Revd Andrew Swift; Katakwa (Kenya) Rt Revd John Okude Omuse  Those contemplating the ordained ministry
9The Ninth Sunday after Trinity (Proper 14)The Province de L’Eglise Anglicane au Rwanda, Most Revd Laurent Mbanda – Archbishop of L’Eglise Episcopal au Rwanda & Bishop of Shyira      Our diocese and our Bishop of Reading, Rt Revd Olivia Graham
10Laurence, Deacon at Rome, Martyr, 258Ohaji / Egbema (Nigeria) Rt Revd Chidi Collins Oparaojiaku; Brisbane (Australia) Most Revd Phillip John Aspinall (Diocesan Bishop)  Our Associate Priest, The Revd Terry Winrow and Kathy
11Clare of Assisi, Founder of the Minoresses (Poor Clares), 1253Ohio (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Mark Hollingsworth; Bristol (England) Very Revd Vivienne Faull; Katanga (Congo) Rt Revd Bertin Subi  Those employed in social work and caring professions
12 Oji River (Nigeria) Most Revd Amos Amankechinelo Madu; British Columbia (Canada) Rt Revd Logan McMenamieThose who ensure the safety of those who come to church  
13Jeremy Taylor, Bishop of Down and Connor, Teacher, 1667Okene (Nigeria) Rt Revd Emmanuel Onsachi; Buhiga (Burundi) Rt Revd Evariste Nijimbere; Bujumbura (Burundi) Rt Revd Eraste Bigirimana  Those without hope and life skills
14Maximilian Kolbe, Friar, Martyr, 1941Oke-Ogun (Nigeria) Rt Revd Cornelius Adagbada; Bukavu (Congo) Rt Revd Sylvestre Bahati  Those who lay down their lives for others
15The Blessed Virgin Mary The AssumptionOke-Osun (Nigeria) Rt Revd Abraham Akinlalu; Bukedi (Uganda) Rt Revd Samuel Egesa; Katsina (Nigeria) Rt Revd Jonathan Bamaiyi  Those who have died from Covid 19
16The Tenth Sunday after Trinity (Proper 15)The Scottish Episcopal Church, Most Revd Mark Strange – Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church & Bishop of Moray, Ross & Caithness  Those who live in the parish of St George the Martyr
17 Okigwe (Nigeria) Rt Revd Edward Osuegbu; Okigwe North (Nigeria) Rt Revd Godson Udochukwu Ukanwa; Okigwe South (Nigeria) Rt Revd David Onuoha; Kebbi (Nigeria) Most Revd Edmund Akanya  Our Associate Vicar, The Revd Gary Collins and family
18 Okinawa (Japan) Rt Revd David Eisho Uehara; Bukuru (Nigeria) Rt Revd Jwan Zhumbes  Our relationship with other nations
19 Oklahoma (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Edward Konieczny; Bunbury (Australia) Rt Revd Dr Ian Coutts  Our police force
20Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux Teacher, 1153Okrika (Nigeria) Rt Revd Tubokosemie Atere; Bungoma (Kenya) Revd George Mechumo  Those who live in a community
21 Oleh (Nigeria) Rt Revd John Usiwoma Aruakpor; Bunyoro-Kitara (Uganda) Rt Revd Samuel Kahuma  Those preparing to open schools and colleges safely
22 Kentucky (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Terry White; Kericho (Kenya) Rt Revd Ernest Kiprotich Ng’eno; Khartoum (Sudan) Most Revd Ezekiel Kumir Kondo (Primate)  Our PCCs and sub-committees
23The Eleventh Sunday after Trinity (Proper 16)The Church of the Province of South East Asia, Most Revd Melter Tais – Archbishop of South East Asia & Bishop of Sabah  The ongoing life of our benefice
24Bartholomew the ApostleKibondo (Tanzania) Rt Revd Sospeter Ndenza; Kigali (Rwanda) Rt Revd Nathan Amooti Rusengo; Kigeme (Rwanda) Rt Revd Assiel Musabyimana  Our Curate, The Revd Julie Howell
25 Olo (South Sudan) Rt Revd Tandema Obede; Busan (Korea) Most Revd Onesimus Dongsin Park; Kigezi (Uganda) Rt Revd George Bagamuhunda  Our search for treatments and vaccines for Covid 19
26 Olympia (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Gregory Rickel; Busogo (Uganda) Rt Revd Paul Moses Samson Naimanhye  Test and Track
27Monica, Mother of Augustine of Hippo, 387Omu-Aran (Nigeria) Rt Revd Philip Adeyemo; Butare (Rwanda) Rt Revd Nathan Gasatura; Butere (Kenya) Rt Revd Timothy Wambunya  Those preparing for ordination at Michaelmas
28Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, Teacher, 430On the Lake (Nigeria) Rt Revd Chijioke Oti; Buye (Burundi) Rt Revd Sixbert Macumi  The future of education for our children and young people
29The Beheading of John the BaptistOn the Niger (Nigeria) Rt Revd Owen Chidozie Nwokolo; Byumba (Rwanda) Rt Revd Emmanuel Ngendahayo; Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh (Ireland) Rt Revd Ferran Glenfield  Our churchwardens and their families
30The Twelfth Sunday after Trinity (Proper 17)The United Church of South India, Most Revd Dharmaraj Rasalam, Moderator of CSI & Bishop of South Kerala  The Queen and the Royal Family
31Aidan, Bishop of Lindisfarne, Missionary, 651Kimberley & Kuruman (Southern Africa) Rt Revd Oswald Swartz; Kindu (Congo) Most Revd Zacharie Masimango Katanda (Primate); Kinkiizi (Uganda) Rt Revd Dan ZorekaOur retired clergy