March 14, 2019

The House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church are meeting in retreat at Kanuga Conference Center, Hendersonville, NC. At their March 12 opening Eucharist, The Reverend Ricardo Bailey, chaplain to the House of Bishops, led the congregation in Prayers of the People, written especially for this...

March 14, 2019

La Cámara de los Obispos de La Iglesia Episcopal se reunirá en retiro en el Centro de Conferencias Kanuga, Hendersonville, NC. En la Eucaristía inaugural del 12 de marzo, el Reverendo Ricardo Bailey, capellán de la Cámara de los Obispos, dirigió a la congregación en las Oraciones de los fieles...

June 22, 2018

Previously released by House of Deputies:

Responding to calls from Episcopalians across the church to act on behalf of families seeking asylum at the southern U. S. border, a team of concerned leaders heading to General Convention has planned a prayer service outside the T. Don Hutto...

May 24, 2017

On May 25, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry leads the Thy Kingdom Come videos for the Worldwide Anglican Communion. Thy Kingdom Come is a campaign initiated by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby calling for prayer by individuals, congregations and families....

May 22, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Bishop of Manchester, David Walker, has issued the following statement after the attack at a concert venue in Manchester in northern England in which 22 people were killed and 59 injured:

“Today is a day to mourn the dead, to pray with their families...

May 4, 2017

The Episcopal Church has joined the Worldwide Anglican Communion in Thy Kingdom Come, a campaign initiated by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby calling for prayer by individuals, congregations and families.

Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around...

April 12, 2011

By: The Reverend Angela S. Ifill

Heavenly Father, as we become the Beloved Community, we believe that we are disciples of Christ, taught by your word and obedient to your will. We thank you for the opportunity for renewal in our community of faith. We ask that we shall be filled with the Holy spirit to guide and lead us...

January 6, 2010

The following prayers, collects, Scripture readings and hymns are suggested worship resources.  They are suitable for use for a Sunday worship service designated as "Refugee Sunday" or for refugee committee meetings.


O God, our great strength, help us to fix...

December 10, 2009

A Litany of Thanksgiving The Reverend Canon Henry and Mrs. Male, The Reverend Ralph Moore, Diocese of Maine

Leader: Let us remember before God and one another the ministries of every member of the universal church, saying,

People: “We remember and give thanks.”


December 10, 2009

Prayer resources abound! Some suggestions:

Women’s Uncommon Prayers - Morehouse Publishing 2000 Prayers Old and New (revised) - Forward Movement A General Thanksgiving - BCP 58 & 101 Thanksgivings - BCP 836-841 Other thanksgiving prayers - BCP index p. 813

Table Graces...




Oremus is a place of prayer on the Internet, including resources for daily prayer, other worship

A site to practice the Daily Office throughout the day.

This site features not only the daily Forward Day by Day meditations, but also the Daily Office