From a schools Morning Prayer for Lent on radioalba.org
Let us pray
Father of us all,
As we celebrate Lent we thank you for all you give us
and we offer you this day with generous hearts through Christ our Lord.
a short reading from St Matthew’s Gospel 5: 16
Let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven.
above: some pics of Culross where St Mungo grew up, near which he was born, and which the parish is planning to visit for a fun day out.
For the Church:
that the wisdom of God may enlighten our words and actions so that we may be a blessing to our families and all who know us.
Lord, hear us
For refugees and displaced persons: that God will protect them from harm and mistreatment, guide them to f safety, and help them find new homes.
Lord, hear us
For our political leaders : that God will give them wisdom to understand the critical issues affecting us all,
and the practical sense needed to promote the common good. We pray for the well-being of the UK and of the European Union.
Lord, hear us
For the sick and housebound of our families, friends and community: including John Dunne, Margaret Browne, Yvonne Watt, Cathie Gilbert,
Moira Montgomery, Sandra Barlow, Jerry Connor, and the patients in the local Hospice. We also pray for those who serve the community in the armed forces. Lord, hear us
We pray for those who have died recently including Dorothy Laidlaw, Irene Brannan, Sr Gerard of the Little Sisters of the Poor, and Canon Nicky Rowan. We pray for those whose anniversaries fall about now, and for all who mourn.
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the morning hour at 7.00 o’clock is repeated every 60 minutes until 12 noon.
7.00 : Daily Morning Prayer is led each day in turn Morning Prayers this week are led by Brendan Gill, Donald McInnes, Gerry Fitzpatrick , Pat Graham SND, Stephen Eric Smyth, and Mary Bradley . Music is provided by the St Mungo Singers with cantors Grace Buckley, Catriona Glen, Helen Healy, and Elspeth Glasgow, with organist Jane McKenna, harpists Noel Donnelly and Teresa Irving, Violinist Clare O’Neil and Whistler John Allan.
7.15: Morning Prayer for school this week comes from St Vincent’s Primary, East Kilbride, and then for Lent comes from Our Lady of the Rosary
7.20: Canon Bob Hill reflects on next week’s passage from St Luke’s Gospel on the Temptations of Christ.
7.25: Sick Sr Isabel Smyth prayers for the sick with a Muslim friend.
And we conclude with introductions to this week’s daily Mass readings taken from the Liturgical Calendar for Scotland.
7.30: In our magazine this week the Rev Liz Adam of the Methodist Church reads ‘The Ecumenical Journey’ and we hear a report from Anthony Horan of the Catholic Parliamentary Office. We conclude as Liz Adam reads Oscar Wilde’s The Nightingale and the Rose
12.00: News from the Scottish Catholic Observer:
12.15: ‘How blest are they’ – praying with the bereaved
12.35: archive music
18.00: News from the Scottish Catholic Observer:
18.15: How blest are they’ – praying with the bereaved
18.35: archive music
The evening hour at 20.00 is reported at 21.00 and 22.00
20.00: Evening Prayer is led on successive evenings by Gerry Fitzpatrick, Clare McDonald, and Jean Swinbank. The Lenten Evening Prayer is led by Donald MacInnes
20.20: In our magazine this week the Rev Liz Adam of the Methodist Church reads ‘The Ecumenical Journey’ and we hear a report from Anthony Horan of the Catholic Parliamentary Office. We conclude as Liz Adam reads Oscar Wilde’s The Nightingale and the Rose
20.50: Daily Night Prayers this week are led by Claudia Mellis; Catherine McMaster; Catrine Kerr; Mary Bradley; Joe McTaggart; Claudia Mellis.