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Collect for Primates 2016

Archbishop Justin Welby called for the Primates gathering from 11-16 January 2016 to reflect and pray together concerning the future of the Anglican Communion. 

Please join us in our prayers. 

The Collect for Primates 2016 is:

Gracious Father, 

who in your prophet Isaiah promised us

a Spirit of wisdom and understanding, counsel and inward strength, knowledge and true godliness:

breathe that same Spirit on the leaders of your church today,

that they may meet you in one another,

find perfect freedom in your service,

and bring forth your Spirit’s fruits of love, joy and peace;

that your church may be renewed in the form of your Son, born, crucified and risen

that we might be one with you and in you,

ever one God, merciful and mighty.

Amen.

 

To find out more about Primates 2016, please visit: http://www.primates2016.org/