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Thanksgiving wishes for Canada

Monday, October 10 is Thanksgiving in Canada. Many countries have different dates for the celebration of thanksgiving. Some of these occasions reflect gratitude for the harvest and some for the end of conflict, drought or some other unfortunate situation. Examples … Continue reading

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Blessed are the children … Prayer from Argentina

Father Luis Rey of the Santa Cruz Church in Buenos Aires wrote that this prayer began on a napkin in the Nazareth Garden at his church and over the years he has added to it, until he knew that it … Continue reading

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Worthy … of the lemon tree … of the tarantula — Prayer from Argentina

This prayer of Pablo Alaguibe from Argentina comes from my friends at Red Crearte, a blessing source of liturgy. Translation is by Katie Fiegenbaum   Morning Prayer God,teach me to live this day worthy of the God of the lemon … Continue reading

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“Reveal” a poem prayer by Todd Jenkins

One of the few original writers for Gifts in Open Hands, More Worship Resources for the Global Community (Pilgrim, 2011, Tirabassi and Eddy) from the United States was Todd Jenkins of Fayettesville, Tennessee. This prayer from his ongoing blog touched … Continue reading

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Prayer for the Nairobi Massacre, September, 2013

Isobel de Gruchy of South Africa writes about the personal loss of her friend James Thomas and I am posting it today which is the day of his funeral in Cape Town. “The South African killed was a friend. He … Continue reading

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An Interrupted Prayer from Canada First Nations

This prayer by Matthew Stevens encourages us in very practical ways to consider our personal integrity. It is an interrupted prayer or maybe one can call it a “paused” prayer and may be done with brief discussion or silent reflection … Continue reading

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Peace be upon Zimbabwe’s 2013 National Harmonised Elections.

Lancelot Muteyo invites us all to pray with Zimbabwe that there may be peace in the elections scheduled for July 31. Here is his prayer and he invites his friends from all the globe to pray with him! Please say … Continue reading

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