St. Mary's Church

St Mary's prayer Diary

Wednesday 1st Psalm 62 Jeremiah 22. 20—23.8 Frederick Denison Maurice, priest, teacher of the faith, 1872 St Mary’s finances especially in light of Covid 19
Thursday 2nd 43 Jeremiah 23. 9-32 NHS workers during the pandemic
Friday 3rd 31 Jeremiah 24 Local churches connecting with congregations
Saturday 4th 130 Jeremiah 25. 1-14 Families in isolation
Sunday 5th 118. 1-2, 19-end Matthew 26. 14-end of 27 Palm SundaySt Mary’s congregation
Monday 6th 25 Lamentations 2. 9-19 Monday of Holy WeekGovernment ministers and officials making hard decisions
Tuesday 7th 55. 13-24 Lamentations 3. 40-51 Tuesday of Holy WeekLocal services (GP’s, shopkeepers etc)
Wednesday 8th 88 Isaiah 63. 1-9 Wednesday of Holy WeekChurch ministers
Thursday 9th 39 Exodus 11 Maundy ThursdayGive thanks for the eucharist even if we can’t share it
Friday 10th 130 Lamentations 5. 15-end Good FridayJesus’ sacrifice for us
Saturday 11th 31 1-4, 15-16 Matthew 27. 57-end Easter EveA sense of sacrifice for others
Sunday 12th 118. 1-2, 14-24 John 20. 1-18 Easter DayJesus resurrected; a hope for the world
Monday 13th 135 Song of Solomon 1. 9—2.7 Monday of Easter WeekFamilies separated by Covid 19
Tuesday 14th 136 Song of Solomon 2. 8-end Tuesday of Easter WeekA sense of peace for troubled minds
Wednesday 15th 105 Song of Solomon 3 Wednesday of Easter WeekPeople working from home
Thursday 16th 106 Song of Solomon 5. 2—6.3 Thursday of Easter WeekIsolated members of community
Friday 17th 107 Song of Solomon 7. 10—8.4 Friday of Easter WeekDiocesan staff
Saturday 18th 145 Song of Solomon 8. 5-7 Saturday of Easter WeekFuneral families struggling with the restrictive funeral arrangements
Sunday 19th 16 John 20. 19-end 2nd Sunday of EasterJennifer Hawkins who would have been baptised today
Monday 20th 139 Deuteronomy 1. 3-18 Hospital Chaplains
Tuesday 21st 104 Deuteronomy 1. 19-40 Anselm, abbot, archbishop, teacher of the faith, 1109Bishops Christopher and John
Wednesday 22nd 33 Deuteronomy 3. 18-end Coventry East DeaneryBuff Forbes-Stone, Area Dean
Thursday 23rd 126 John 15. 18-21 George, martyr, patron of England, c.304Courage to face difficulties
Friday 24th 118 Deuteronomy 4. 15-31 Mellitus, bishop, 624Seven Martyrs of the Melanesian Brotherhood 2003Those training for ordination
Saturday 25th 119. 9-16 Mark 13. 5-13 Mark the EvangelistSt Mark’s Swanswell, Phil Atkinson Vicar
Sunday 26th 116. 1-3. 10-end Luke 24. 13-35 3rd Sunday of EasterBusinesses struggling to stay afloat
Monday 27th 61 Deuteronomy 5. 1-22 Christina Rossetti, poet, 1894Local schools
Tuesday 28th 71 Deuteronomy 5. 22-end Peter Chanel, missionary, martyr, 1841Mission societies
Wednesday 29th 72 Deuteronomy 6 Catherine of Siena, teacher of the faith, 1380Coventry Cathedral staff
Thursday 30th 73 Deuteronomy 7. 1-11 Pandita Mary Ramabai, translator, 1922Furloughed workers