Readings

In production of the readings copyright material is included from, The Christian Year: Calendar, Lectionary and Collects; copyright © The Archbishops’ Council of the Church of England.

For further information on Common Worship please see the section of The Church of England website dedicated to Common Worship.

HARVEST CELEBRATIONS

Sunday 24th September

St James Somerton

9:30 Harvest Family Service

St Mary’s Lower Heyford & Caulcott

11am Family Harvest Communion

The Chapel Heyford Park

11am Harvest Family Service

St Olave’s Fritwell

6pm Harvest Service

Sunday 1st October

St Mary’s Upper Heyford

9:30am Harvest Family Service

Sunday 8th October

ABVM Souldern

11:00am Harvest Family Service

The Forum

James 1 and the King James Bible and “The finest fighting force the world has ever seen: the Royal Navy and the command of the sea"
By Peter Stoddart
Tuesday 17th October 7:30-9:30 pm Upper Heyford Reading Room

CONFIRMATION

St Olave’s Fritwell 29th October 2017
Please contact Rev’d Stephen Griffiths or Rev’d Geoff Price if you would like to be confirmed  
 

Readings for our Services

The readings are those for our services for week beginning Monday 18th September, taken from the lectionary

Every Day
In the morning: the day and its tasks; the world and its needs; the Church and her life. In the evening: peace; individuals and their needs
 
Monday: Ps 1, 1 Chron 10:1-11:9, Mark 9:38-end
Our homes, families, friends and all whom we love. Those whose time is spent caring for others. Those who are close to death. Those who have lost hope. The worship of the Church.
Our Bishop Colin, Area Dean Chris and The Parish of Upper Heyford.
 
Tuesday: Ps 5, 1 Chron 13, Mark 10:1-16
All who are sick in body, mind or spirit. Those in the midst of famine or disaster. Victims of abuse and violence, intolerance and prejudice. Those who are bereaved. All who work in the medical and healing professions.
The ministry team in the Bicester benefice and The Parish of Lower Heyford.
 
Wednesday: Ps 119:1-32, 1 Chron 15:1-16:3, Mark 10:17-31
The social services. All who work in the criminal justice system. Victims and perpetrators of crime. The work of aid agencies throughout the world. Those living in poverty or under oppression.
The ministry team in the Cherwell Valley benefice and The Parish of Souldern.
 
Thursday: Ps 49, I Kings 19:15-end, 2 Tim 3:14-end
Local government, community leaders. All who provide local services. Those who work with young or elderly people. Schools, colleges and universities. Emergency and rescue organisations.
The ministry team in the Ray Valley benefice and The Parish of Somerton.
 
Friday: Ps 17, 1 Chron 21:1-22:1, Mark 10:35-45
The Queen, members of parliament and the armed forces. Peace and justice in the world. Those who work for reconciliation. All whose lives are devastated by war and civil strife. Prisoners, refugees and homeless people.
The ministry team in the Shelswell benefice and The Parish of Ardley with Fewcott, the Staff & Patients at Mantsonyane Hospital & The Residents & Staff at Fewcott House.
 
Saturday: Ps 20, 1 Chron 22:2-end, Mark 10:46-end
The media and the arts. Farming and fishing. Commerce and industry. Those whose work is unfulfilling, stressful or fraught with danger. All who are unemployed.
The ministry team in the Akeman benefice and The Parish of Fritwell.

In production of the readings for Morning Prayer copyright material is included from, The Christian Year: Calendar, Lectionary and Collects; copyright © The Archbishops’ Council of the Church of England.

For further information on Common Worship please see the section of The Church of England website dedicated to Common Worship.