Prayers from More News

Prayers from our newsletter, chosen by our Lay Chaplain.

Remembering

‘Those we have loved and have died are never really lost; we carry them with us in our hearts’

Saints

At the very depth of ourselves, we are on the threshold to the reality of God

Prayer

(Next week is One World Week - Prayers for Peace) God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening is the beginning of prayer. (Mother Teresa)

Human Rights

‘This is the sum of pity; do nothing to others that would cause you pain if done to you.’ (Hindu teaching)

Thanksgiving

It is not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them that is the true measure of our thanksgiving.

Dare to be Different

Thought: “He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.” - Lao Tzu

Listening

I have often regretted my speech, but never my silence.

Storms

We will hear the gentle voice of Jesus saying ; “fear not I am with you”.

Courage

Of what good is the word of Christ without an example’ (Dostoyevsky)

Community

"The heavens and the earth proclaim the greatness of God" (Psalm 88)

Birthdays

(Sunday last was Pentecost Sunday, the birthday of the Church) ‘I pray to thee, O God, that I may be beautiful within’ (Socrates)

Closeness

We know of God’s presence through actions; by the actions of love, justice, truth, reconciliation, unselfishness and compassion.