Cycle of Prayer

 

December 2017
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1   Wau South Sudan Bp Moses Deng Bol [A] Area Deanery of Gawler: Mark Hawkes (Fiona) [W] Bishop John Stead (Jan), vocations to the ordained ministry (stipended and local), Dean of the Cathedral Church of SS Peter and Paul, the Very Rev’d Dr Mary Lewis (Owen), Cathedral Chapter [TM] Bishop John Ford (Bridget) [N] The Primate: Philip Freier (Joy); General Synod: Anne Hywood (Peter)

2   Wellington Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia Bp Justin Duckworth, Bp Eleanor Sanderson (Assistant Bishop) [A] Area Deanery of the South-Eastern Suburbs: David Covington-Groth (Carolyn) [W] Assistant Bishop: Chris McLeod (Susan), Chancellor of the Diocese of Willochra: Nicholas Iles (Jenny), Vicar General: vacant, Archdeacon of Flinders: vacant, Archdeacon of Eyre: vacant [TM] The Diocesan Council [N] Adelaide: Geoffrey Smith (Lynn)

3   West Buganda Uganda Bp Henry Katumba-Tamale [A] Area Deanery of the South-Western Suburbs: Peter Brown (Marilyn) [W] Church Office staff: Gavin Tyndale (Lily), Michael Ford (Anne), Rachel May, Susanna Drury, Debbie Smart, Sunny Chao [TM] The Chancellor: Dr Robert Tong [N] Armidale: Rick Lewers (Janine)

4   West Malaysia South East Asia Abp Ng Moon Hing, Bps Charles Samuel & Jayson Selvaraj (Assistant Bishops) [A] Area Deanery of the Western Suburbs: Sue Burgess (Greg) [W] Ministry Development Officer: Gael Johannsen (George); Ministry Development program; Ministry Teams; Certificate in Ministry program; all Licensed Lay Ministers [TM] Kingston - Robe: David Patterson [N] Ballarat: Garry Weatherill

5   Leeds England Bp Nicholas Baines, Bp Toby Howarth (Bradford), Bp Jonathan Gibbs (Huddersfield), Bp Paul Slater (Richmond), vacant (Ripon), Bp Anthony Robinson (Wakefield) [A] Cathedral Church of St Peter: Frank Nelson (Christine), Jenny Wilson (Nicholas), Lynn Arnold (Elaine), Wendy Morecroft (Andrew) [W] Burra: Jane Lee-Barker, the Ministry in Spirituality [TM] Mannum -Mt Pleasant: John Hewitson (Anne) [N] Bathurst: Ian Palmer (Liz)

6   Western Izon Nigeria Bp Edafe Emamezi [A] The Cathedral Chapter [W] Ceduna (Penong, Ceduna, Smoky Bay): Barry Luke (Avril), Ministry in the Gawler Ranges, Joan Reed (John) [TM] Millicent & Penola: John Thompson (Sigrid) [N] Bendigo: Andrew Curnow (Jan)

7   Western Massachusetts TEC I Bp Douglas Fisher [A] Holy Trinity, Adelaide: Paul Harrington (Sue), Christopher Jolliffe (Narelle), Bernie Leo (Jennie), Geoffrey Lin (Wendy), Ken Noakes (Naomi), John Warner (Geetha), Cameron Munro, (Karen), Michael Sams (Jen), Caroline Litchfield, Matthew Lehmann (Grace), Simon Marshman (Peta) [W] Coober Pedy: Geoff Piggot (Tracey) [TM] Mt Barker: Thomas Karamakuzhiyil [N] Brisbane: Philip Aspinall (Christa)

8   Western Michigan TEC V Bp Whayne Hougland [A] St John’s, Adelaide: locum tenens Philip Tolliday (Bev) [W] The Community of SS Barnabas and Cecilia in its Ministry of Encouragement: (Community House, Gladstone) the Rev’d Sister Sandra, (Dispersed Community Members) the Rev’d Brother John, Brother Martyn, the Rev’d Sister Sal, Sisters Sue, Riccarda, Bev, Pauline, Cheryl, Katherine, (Chaplain) Simon Bailey (Jane), the Friends of the Community [TM] Mt Gambier: vacant [N] Bunbury: Allan Ewing (Tricia)

9   Western Newfoundland Canada Bp Percy David Coffin [A] St Luke’s, Adelaide: George Kirreh (Faten) [W] Eastern Eyre Peninsula (Cleve, Cowell, Kimba) [TM] The Murray Mallee: Brenton Dick (Lyn) [N] Canberra and Goulburn: Stuart Robinson (Jane)

10   Western North Carolina TEC IV Bp José Antonio McLoughlin [A] St Mary Magdalene’s, Adelaide: Stephan Clark [W] Ministry District of Eyre (Colton, Cummins, Elliston, Minnipa, Sheringa, Tumby Bay, Wudinna): Brian Bascombe [TM] Murraylands: David Price (Lesley), Daniel Irvine (Jasamine), Ian Jansse (Eva), Des Ackland (Raelene) [N] Bishop to the Armed Forces: Ian Lambert (Jill)

11   Wiawso West Africa Bp Abraham Ackah [A] Evangelist to the City of Adelaide: Craig Broman (Merle) [W] The Copper Coast (Kadina, Moonta, Wallaroo): Ali Wurm, Trevor Briggs (Anne) [TM] Naracoorte: Wayne Corker [N] Gippsland: Kay Goldsworthy (Benjamin)

12   Willochra Australia Bp John Stead [A] Christ Church, North Adelaide: Keith Brice (Caroline), Joan Claring-Bould [W] Leigh Creek (Blinman, Hawker, Leigh Creek, the North East): vacant [TM] Onkaparinga Valley: Nathanael Reuss (Ruth) [N] Grafton: Sarah MacNeil (Ian)

13   Windward Islands West Indies Bp Calvert Friday [A] St Cyprian’s, North Adelaide: Grant Moore (Olwen) [W] Central Yorke Peninsula (Ardrossan, Maitland, Port Victoria, Point Pearce): locum tenens David Amery (Coralie) [TM] Pt Elliot & Goolwa: Lyndon Sulzberger (Rachele), Michael Varnish (Kath) [N] Ministry with Aboriginal People around Australia: Brian Kirk (Sharon); National Aboriginal Bishop: Chris McLeod (Susan)

14   Wondurba South Sudan Bp Matthew Taban Peter [A] Belair: Steve Daughtry (Vanessa), Paula Thorpe, Brenton Daulby (Sue) [W] Ministry District of Lower Yorke Peninsula (Minlaton, Mt Rat, Stansbury, Curramulka, Port Vincent): locum tenens Henry Ivey (Jenny), Anne Ford (Michael) [TM] The Riverland: Paul Devenport (Helen), Scott Mudd (Melissa) [N] Ministry with Torres Strait Island People of Australia: Saibo Mabo (Sanya)

15   Worcester England Bp John Inge, Bp Graham Usher (Dudley); Winchester England Bp Tim Dakin, Bp David Grant Williams (Basingstoke), Bp Jonathan Frost (Southampton) [A] Brighton: Sophie Relf-Christopher (Paul), Joan Hart [W] Ministry District of Lower Yorke Peninsula (Edithburgh, Yorketown, Corny Point, Warooka): locum tenens Henry Ivey (Jenny) [TM] Peter Carlsson, Vicar General and Archdeacon of The Murray [N] Melbourne: Philip Freier (Joy)

16   Wusasa Nigeria Bp Ali Buba Lamido [A] Broadview-Enfield: Santhosh Kumar (Sheeba) [W] Mission to Seafarers: Port Pirie Lay Chaplain Ian Pole (Lynette), Port Lincoln Chaplain Peter Linn (Rose), Seafarers’ Centre Wallaroo Chaplain vacant, Pt Giles Lay Chaplain June Harrison (Geoff), Thevenard Lay Chaplain Daine Burden (Pam) [TM] The Southern Suburbs: Paul Monash, Richard Burr (Rhiannon),Andrew Forder (Debra), Ross Morony (Kath), Carol Cornwall (John) [N] Newcastle: Greg Thompson (Kerry)

17   Wyoming TEC VI Bp John Smylie [A] Burnside: Paul Harris [W] Port Augusta - Quorn: Deacon-in-charge Karla Tanti (Joseph) [TM] Southern Vales: Simon Waters (Susie), Peter Simmons (Sally) [N] North Queensland: Bill Ray (Robin)

18   Yambio South Sudan Bp Peter Munde Yacoub [A] Campbelltown: Mara Di Francesco (Ian) [W] Port Lincoln (Coulta, Lake Wangary, Poonindie, Port Lincoln): Peter Linn (Rose), Ruth Buxton, Brian Bascombe; Missionaries on Active Service: Frances Cook (Chile) [TM] Strathalbyn: Thomas Karamakuzhiyil, Deacon Margaret Holt [N] North-West Australia: Gary Nelson (Christine)

19   Yangon Myanmar Abp Stephen Than Myint Oo, Bp Samuel Htang Oak (Assistant Bishop) [A] Clarence Gardens: Andrea McDougall (David) [W] The Parish of Flinders Plain (Port Broughton, Crystal Brook and the Cathedral Parish of SS Peter and Paul Port Pirie): Very Rev’d Dr Mary Lewis (Owen) [TM] Tatiara: Brenton Dick (Lyn) [N] Perth: Kate Wilmot (Administrator)

20   Yei South Sudan Bp Hilary Luate Adeba [A] Coromandel Valley: Nic Denny-Dimitriou (Julia) [W] Roxby Downs (Roxby Downs, Andamooka, Woomera): vacant [TM] Victor Harbor: Ian Young (Jan), Bruce Hicks (Melita), Jesse Poole [N] Riverina: Rob Gillion

21   Yewa Nigeria Bp Michael Adebayo Oluwarohunbi [A] Croydon “Experimental Community of St Barnabas' Church”: Ben Woodd (Corinne) [W] Ministry District of Southern Flinders (Melrose, Orroroo, Peterborough, Terowie, Wilmington, Wirrabara): John Fowler, Heather Sizer [TM] Yankalilla and Delamere: vacant [N] Rockhampton: David Robinson (Jan)

22   Yirol South Sudan Bp David Akau, Bp Isaac Nyaryiel Aleth (Aluakluak), Bp Paul Tokmach Lual (Nyang) [A] Elizabeth: Lyn McRostie, Jo Smith (David), David Amol (Monica), July Ayuen (Athok Mary) [W] Ministry District of Southern Flinders (Georgetown, Gladstone, Jamestown, Laura, Spalding, the North East Mission): John Fowler, Wendy Cooper (Tim), Sr Sandra [TM] Increase in vocations to ordained and licensed ministry [N] Sydney: Glenn Davies (Dianne)

23   Yokohama Japan Bp Laurence Yutaka Minabe [A] Elizabeth Downs: Piers Davey (Helen) [W] Streaky Bay (Haslam/Chilpanunda, Mt Cooper, Poochera, Streaky Bay, Wirrulla): Ministry leadership team [TM] For the continuing formation, education and training for ordained ministry: Daniel Irvine, Bruce Hicks, Margaret Holt, Ian Jansse, Des Ackland, Richard Burr, Scott Mudd, Carol Cornwell, Jesse Poole [N] Tasmania: Richard Condie (Helen)

24   Yola Nigeria Bp Markus Ibrahm [A] Fullarton: Tracey Gracey [W] Ministry District of Wakefield (Auburn, Balaklava, Belvidere, Bungaree, Riverton, Saddleworth, Snowtown, Watervale, Yacka): David Thompson (Jenni), Gerald Moore (Vicky) [TM] Investigator College: principal Don Grimmett [N] The Murray: John Ford (Bridget)

25   York England Abp John Sentamu, Bp Glyn Webster (Beverley), Bp Alison White (Hull), Bp John Bromilow Thomson (Selby), Bp Paul John Ferguson (Whitby) [A] Gawler: Simon Bailey (Jane) [W] Ministry District of Wakefield (Goyder, Hamley Bridge, Mintaro, Penwortham): David Thompson (Jenni), Jenni Thompson (David) [TM] Woodcroft College: head of college Mark Porter [N] The Northern Territory: Greg Anderson (Annette)

26   Ysabel Melanesia Bp Ellison Quity [A] Glenelg: Andrew Mintern (Jo), Julia Denny-Dimitriou (Nic), Brett Williams (Johanna), Michele Yuen [W] Anglicare-Willochra, the Committee; Mission Agencies of our Church inc. ABM, BCA, CMS [TM] ac.care [N] Wangaratta: John Parkes (Margaret)

27   Yukon Canada Bp Larry David Robertson [A] Glen Osmond: David McDougall (Andrea) [W] Whyalla (Iron Knob, Whyalla): vacant, deacon Ruth Wilkinson, Anglicare Outreach Centre in Whyalla, TACL (Training Aboriginal Christian Leaders) working with Indigenous People at Port Augusta, Ceduna and the Pitjantjatjara Lands [TM] Mothers’ Union: Diocesan President Eileen Smith [N] Willochra: John Stead (Jan)

28   Zaki-Biam Nigeria Bp Benjamin Vager [A] Golden Grove: Mark Hawkes (Fiona), Steve Davis (Lyn) [W] Retired clergy and clergy widows/widowers [TM] Registrar: Donna Jones, Office Staff: Jasamine Irvine [N] Anglicare Australia: Kasy Chambers

29   Zanzibar Tanzania Bp Michael Hafidh [A] Goodwood: Scott Moncrieff [W] Willochra Home for the Aged at Crystal Brook: General Manager Pam Charnock, the Board of Management, Staff and Residents; Camp Willochra, Melrose: Jerrell and Jayne Alexander [TM] Retired clergy and widows [N] Theological Colleges and Religious Communities

30   Zaria Nigeria Bp Cornelius Salifu Bello, Zonkwa Nigeria Bp Jacob Kwashi [A] Hawthorn: Warren Huffa (Thea), Bonnie-Fay Henry-Edwards (Rhodri) [W] MU in the Diocese: President Lynette Pole, Secretary Flo Walters, Treasurer Murray Tiver, Chaplain Wendy Cooper, members of the committee [TM] Parish ‘Mission Action Planning’ [N] Anglican Board of Mission Australia: John Deane

31   Zululand Southern Africa Bp Monument Makhanya [A] Henley and Grange: John Miller (Belinda), Dean Rowney (Pam) [W] All our clergy [TM] The Diocese as it reflects on the future shape and direction of life in the service of the Good News [N] National Council of Churches: Phillip Huggins (Elizabeth)

Legend:The first entry for each day is from the world-wide Anglican Communion Cycle of Prayer (more detail for this is available at http://www.anglicancommunion.org/acp/downloads.cfm); followed by [A] Adelaide; [W] Willochra; [TM] The Murray; [N] the Australian National Anglican Cycle of Prayer. (TEC is The Episcopal Church in the United States of America), numerals in italic bold represent SUNDAYS and RED-LETTER DAYS.

Please pray every Friday for Bp Ruben Akurdit Ngong (Rachel Nyaluak) and the people and clergy of our companion diocese of Bor in The Episcopal Church of Sudan and South Sudan.

Observances in December


2ndFrances Perry
3rdFrancis Xavier
4thNicholas Ferrar
    Barbara
    Parafield Gardens 6thNicholas of Myra
    Beachport; Seaford
7thAmbrose of Milan
8thThe Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    Richard Baxter
13thLucy
14thJohn of the Cross
17thO Sapientia
21STTHOMAS
    Port Lincoln; Hamley Bridge; Port MacDonnell; Balhannah
25THTHE BIRTH OF OUR LORD: CHRISTMAS DAY
26THSTEPHEN
    Willunga
27THJOHN
    Halifax Street, Adelaide (St John); Coromandel Valley (St John); Norton Summit (St John); Salisbury (St John);
    Auburn (St John); Laura (St John); Maitland (St John); Sheringa (St John); Terowie (St John);
    Langhorne Creek (St John); Macclesfield (St John); Mount Pleasant (St John); Mylor (St John);
    Meningie (St John the Evangelist);
    Minnipa (St John the Divine)
28THHOLY INNOCENTS
    Belair (Church of the Holy Innocents)