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.

Arts @ St Olave's
St Olave's Church
Fritwell

Saturday 24th November
3-8pm
 
 

Readings for our Services

The readings are those for our services for week beginning Monday 20th November, 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 46, Isa 9:8-10:4, Matt 7:1-12
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 48, Isa 10:5-19, Matt 7:13-end
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 56, Isa 10:20-32, Matt 8:1-13
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 61, Isa 10:33-11:9, Matt 8:14-22
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 63, Isa 11:10-end of 12, Matt 8:23-end
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 78, Isa 13:1-13, Matt 9:1-17
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.