You are invited to use these texts in your own worship and
private prayer. You don't have to know any particular prayers if
you want to pray - in fact, fixed texts can sometimes get in the
way - but the ones listed here may help you to think about ideas,
images, and forms of words you can use.
Prayers for guidance, difficult situations, justice, growth,
guilt, mourning, and healing
Family life and children
Prayers for the gift of children, for a new baby, pregnancy,
For the world
Prayers for peace and safety, unrest, tragedy, and love.
See also the dedicated page for the commemoration of the
First World War.
Prayers for work and school, birthdays, growing up, moving,
sport, travel, retirement
|You may also wish to read Daily
Prayer from The Book of Common Prayer or Common Worship:
Services and Prayers for the Church of England.
Looking for resources for intercessors?
Cycle of Intercession |
Forms of Intercession |
New Patterns for Worship
Prayers for Syria