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Calendar of intercessions Prayer for the flourishing of our communities

May 2018 East Bridge | Reculver | Thanet

Sunday 6 May People & Clergy of East Bridge Deanery Area Dean: Stefan Thomas Lay Chair: Steve Sheath Assistant: John Andrews Secretary and Treasurer: Giles Chapman

Clergy with Permission to Officiate PRAY for The Anglican Church of Kenya The Most Revd Jackson Ole Sapit Primate and Archbishop of All Kenya

Monday 7 St Dunstan, St Mildred and St Peter Canterbury Benefice Clergy: Kevin Goodman, Jo Richards Reader: John Morrison, Tessa Taylor, Margaret Wells St Peter’s Methodist Primary School

Chicago - (V, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Jeffrey Lee

Tuesday 8 Sturry: St Nicholas w Fordwich: St Mary the Virgin & Westbere: All Saints w Hersden Clergy: Peter Cornish

Chichester - (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Martin Warner Chichester - Horsham - The Rt Revd Mark Sowerby Chichester - Lewes - The Revd Richard Charles Jackson

Wednesday 9 Thanington: St Nicholas & St Faith Please pray for the benefice which is in interregnum.

Chile - (South America) The Rt Revd Hector Zavala Muñoz Suffragan Bishop of Chile - The Rt Revd Abelino Manuel Apeleo

Thursday 10 Aylesham with Adisham and Nonington Clergy: Marc Terry Reader: Esther Jonas

Nonington CE Primary School Stour Academy

Friday 11 Barham Downs Clergy: Stefan Thomas Barham CE Primary School


Please pray for the Novena which starts today. Chotanagpur - (North India) The Rt Revd B Baskey

Saturday 12 Bridge Benefice Clergy: Estella Last Reader: Margaret Clarke Christ the King - (Southern Africa) The Rt Bridge & Patrixbourne CE Primary School Revd William Mostert

Sunday 13 People & Clergy of Reculver Deanery Area Dean: Anthony Everett Lay Chair: Christine Williams Secretary and Treasurer: David Kemp Clergy with Permission to Officiate

Pray for the work of the Anglican Centre in Rome Christchurch - (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia) The Rt Revd Victoria Matthews

Monday 14 Canonry Benefice Clergy: Chris Brewer, David Moulden Reader: Paul Jarvis, Anne Talbert, Janice Willett Ash Cartwright & Kelsey CE Primary School

Goodnestone CE Primary School Chubu - (Japan) The Rt Revd Peter Ichiro Shibusawa

Tuesday 15 Littlebourne: St Vincent Spanish Deacon & Martyr & Ickham: St John the Evangelist w Wickhambreaux: St Andrew & Stodmarsh: St Mary Clergy: Katharine Harris Littlebourne CE Primary School Wickhambreaux CE Primary School

Clogher - (Armagh, Ireland) The Rt Revd John McDowell

Wednesday 16 Herne Bay: Christ Church (Hampton: St Andrew) Clergy: Anthony Everett, David Hazell, Stephen Parrett

Cochin - (South India) The Rt Revd Baker Ninan Fenn Coimbatore - (South India) The Rt Revd Timothy Ravinder

Thursday 17 Reculver: St Mary & Herne Bay: St Bartholomew w Hoath: Holy Cross Clergy: Jenny Hadlow, Sue Martin Reader: Lindsey Pannell Reculver CE Primary School

Colombia - (XI, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Francisco Duque 3

Friday 18 St Martin-in-Herne w St Peter, Greenhill Clergy: Carol Smith Reader: John Scott, Frances Ventham Herne CE Infant and Nursery School

Herne CE Junior School Connor - (Armagh, Ireland) The Rt Revd Alan Francis Abernethy

Saturday 19 Whitstable Clergy: Simon Tillotson, David Vannerley, Whitstable & Seasalter Endowed CE Rachel Webbley, Fabian Wuyts Junior School St Alphege CE Infant School Cork, Cloyne & Ross - (Dublin, Ireland) The Rt Revd William Paul Colton

Sunday 20 People & Clergy of Thanet Deanery Area Dean: Richard Braddy, Clifford Stocking Lay Chair: Carole Bean Secretary: Audrey Morris Treasurer: Len Reed

Clergy with Permission to Officiate Colorado - (VI, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Robert O’Neill

Monday 21 Birchington: All Saints w Acol: St Mildred & Minnis Bay Clergy: Graham Colley Reader: Jim Barber, Margaret Hawkins Birchington CE Primary School

Costa Rica - (Central America) Vacant

Tuesday 22 Broadstairs: Holy Trinity Clergy: Dominic Fenton


Coventry - (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Christopher Cocksworth Coventry - The Rt Revd John Stroyan

Wednesday 23 Harvest New Anglican Church Please pray for the benefice which is in interregnum. Reader: Terry Valiant

Connecticut - (I, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Ian Douglas 1. Suffragan Bishop of Connecticut - (I, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Laura Ahrens 2. Suffragan Bishop elect of Connecticut (I, The Episcopal Church) Vacant

Thursday 24 Margate: All Saints (Westbrook) Clergy: Denis Hartley, Dawn Watson Reader: Brian Edwards

Cueibet - (Bahr El Ghazal, South Sudan) The Rt Revd Elijah Matueny Awet

Friday 25 Margate: Holy Trinity Clergy: Clifford Stocking Reader: Audrey Morris

Please pray for pupils and teachers as they break for holidays today. Cuernavaca - (Mexico) The Rt Revd Enrique Treviño Cruz

Saturday 26 Margate: St John the Baptist Clergy: Dawn Watson Reader: Peter Rowden Holy Trinity & St John’s CE Primary School

Curitiba - (Brazil) The Rt Revd Naudal Alves Gomes

Sunday 27 Margate: St Paul (Cliftonville) Clergy: Patrick Ellisdon, Nick Ratcliffe Reader: Kim Palmer

PRAY for The Anglican Church of Korea The Most Revd Onesimus Dongsin Park Primate of the Anglican Church of Korea & Bishop of Busan

Monday 28 Margate: St Philip (Northdown Park) Clergy: Stuart Gay, Aptin Samadi Reader: Helen Rogers

Cuttack - (North India) The Rt Revd Surendra Kumar Nanda


Tuesday 29 Ramsgate: Christ Church Clergy: Peter Tizzard Christ Church CE Junior School

Cyangugu - (Rwanda) The Rt Revd Nathan Amooti Rusengo Kigali - (Rwanda) The Rt Revd Louis Muvunyi

Wednesday 30 Ramsgate: Holy Trinity & St George the Martyr Please pray for the benefice which is in Cyprus and the Gulf - (Jerusalem & interregnum. Middle East) The Rt Revd Michael Ramsgate Holy Trinity CE Primary School Augustine Owen Lewis

Thursday 31 Ramsgate: St Luke Clergy: Paul Worledge

Daejeon - (Korea) The Revd Moses Nak Jun Yoo

Friday 1 June St Andrew, Reading Street Clergy: Philip Musindi Reader: Michael Hawthorne

Dallas - (VII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd George Sumner Suffragan Bishop of Dallas - (VII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Paul Lambert

Saturday 2 St Laurence-in-Thanet Clergy: Andrew Jacobson St Laurence-in-Thanet Junior Academy


Damaturu - (Jos, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Abiodun Ogunyemi


Daily prayer for the month Please pray for Archbishop Justin, for Bishop Trevor, Dean Robert and the Cathedral, the three Archdeacons, Provincial Episcopal Visitor Bishop Norman and for the people and clergy of the Diocese. Please pray for the Diocese as we seek to: • grow the church numerically and spiritually • re-imagine ministry • build partnerships that enrich communities Pray for our overseas partners in Anglican Church in Madagascar and the Province of the Indian Ocean, for the Diocese of Arras, for our partnership with the Lutheran church in Markgraflerland and Zossen Flaming, and the Diocese of Bodø (Norway). We also pray for the Channel Islands. Please pray for the ongoing work to develop a missional prayer network for the Diocese and to implement our new Diocesan Strategy. Prayers in italic are from the Anglican Cycle of Prayer.

Forthcoming events • Safeguarding Training for Licenced People : Module C3 - Thursday, 10th May - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, The Upper Room, St Mary Bredin Church • Resilience and Wellbeing Day - Saturday, 12th May - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Seasalter Christian Centre • Safeguarding Training for Lay People : Module C2 - Saturday, 12th May - 10:00 am 1:00 pm, Folkestone, St. John • Visitations - Ashford and Maidstone Archdeaconries - Monday, 14th May - 7:30 pm, Sandhurst, St. Nicholas • Safeguarding Training for Licensed People: Module C3 - Tuesday, 15th May - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Allington, St Nicholas • Visitations - Maidstone Archdeaconry - Tuesday, 15th May - 7:30 pm, Newington, St. Mary • Visitations - Canterbury Archdeaconry - 16th May - 12:00 am, Canterbury Cathedral • Safeguarding Training for Lay People : Module C2 - Wednesday, 16th May - 1:00 pm 4:00 pm, Brookland Village Hall • Visitations - Ashford Archdeaconry - Thursday, 17th May - 12:00 am, Canterbury Cathedral • The Creative Mission Forum: growing the urban church - Monday, 21st May - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Seasalter Christian Centre For details of all events, visit

Calendar of Intercessions - May 2018  
Calendar of Intercessions - May 2018