Parish Cycle of Prayer

2018 DIOCESAN/ANGLICAN CYCLE OF PRAYER

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JANUARY 2018
7 – St. Andrew’s – Shippensburg Epiphany 1 Psalm: 111:1-6 Gal. 1: 11-24
PRAY for The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia
The Most Rev’d. Winston Halapua, Bishop of Polynesia and Primate and Archbishop of the
Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia
The Most Rev’d. Philip Richardson, Bishop of Taranaki – (Aotearoa New Zealand & Polynesia)

14 – Church of the Resurrection Episcopal Mission – Mount Carmel Epiphany 2,  Psalm: 1 Gal. 3: 23-29
PRAY for the Anglican Church of Australia
The Most Rev’d. Philip Leslie Freier, Archbishop of Melbourne; Primate of Australia

21 – St. Andrew’s – State College Epiphany 3, Psalm: 34: 4-10 Gal. 6: 11-18
PRAY for The Church of Bangladesh
The Most Rev’d. Paul Shishir Sarker, Moderator, Church of Bangladesh & Bishop of Dhaka

28 – St. Matthew’s – Sunbury Epiphany 4, Psalm: 93 Wis. 1: 1-5
PRAY for Igreja Episcopal Anglicana do Brasil
The Most Rev’d. Francisco De Assis Da Silva, Primate of Brazil & Bishop of South-Western Brazil

FEBRUARY 2018
4 – St. Paul’s – Manheim Epiphany 5, Psalm: 19: 7-end Wis. 6: 1-11
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Burundi
The Most Rev’d. Martin Nyaboho, Archbishop of Burundi & Bishop of Makamba

11 – St. Andrew’s – Tioga and Christ Church – Williamsport Epiphany 6, Psalm: 144: 1-4 Wis. 11: 21-26
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Canada
The Most Rev’d. Frederick Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada

18 – Trinity – Tyrone Lent 1, Psalm: 88: 1-6 Rom. 9: 14-29
PRAY for The Church of the Province of Central Africa
The Most Rev’d. Albert Chama, Archbishop of Central Africa & Bishop of Northern Zambia

25 – St. James – Mansfield Lent 2, Psalm: 32: 1-7 Rom. 10: 5-13
PRAY for Iglesia Anglicana de la Region Central de America
The Most Rev’d. Sturdie Downs, Primate of IARCA & Bishop of Nicaragua

MARCH 2018
4 – Church of the Good Shepherd – Upper Fairfield Lent 3, Psalm: 94: 14-19 Rom. 11: 13-24
PRAY for Province de L’Eglise Anglicane Du Congo
The Most Rev’d. Zacharie Masimango Katanda, Archbishop of the Congo & Bishop of Kindu

11 – St. Mary’s – Waynesboro and St. John’s – Marietta Lent 4, Psalm: 131 Rom. 12: 9-21
PRAY for The Church of England
The Most Rev’d. and Right Honourable Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury

18 – St. John’s – Westfield and St. Luke’s – Mechanicsburg Lent 5, Psalm: 26 Rom. 14: 13-23
PRAY for Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui
The Most Rev’d. Paul Kwong, Archbishop of Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui & Bishop of Hong Kong Island

25 – St. Paul’s – Wellsboro Palm Sunday of the Passion, Psalm: 24: 7-10 Luke 19: 28-40
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. All glory, laud and honor, To Thee, Redeemer, King, To Whom the lips of children Made sweet hosannas ring.
The Most Rev’d. Suheil Dawani, Archbishop, Jerusalem & the Middle East and Archbishop in Jerusalem

APRIL 2018
1 – All Saints – Williamsport and Christ Church – Milton Resurrection of our Lord Easter Day, Psalm: 118: 1-5 Heb. 4: 1-11
Jesus Christ is risen today, Alleluia!
our triumphant holy day, Alleluia!
who did once upon the cross, Alleluia!
suffer to redeem our loss. Alleluia!

8 – Church of Our Saviour – Montoursville and Hope Church – Mount Hope Easter 2Psalm: 110: 1-4 Heb. 7: 1-10
PRAY for The Church of the Province of the Indian Ocean
The Most Rev’d. James Richard Wong Yin Song, Archbishop, Province of Indian Ocean and
Bishop of the Seychelles

15 – Trinity – Williamsport Easter 3
Psalm: 85: 8-13 Heb. 8: 8-13
PRAY for the Church of Ireland
The Most Rev’d. Richard Lionel Clarke, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland and
Metropolitan

22 – St. Andrew’s – York Easter 4
Psalm: 78: 65-72 Num. 13: 21-31
PRAY for The Nippon Sei Ko Kai (The Anglican Communion in Japan)
The Most Rev’d. Nathaniel Makoto Uematsu, Primate of The Nippon Sei Ko Kai and Bishop of
Hokkaido

29 – St. John the Baptist – York Easter 5
Psalm: 81: 8-16 Num. 14: 13-19
PRAY for The Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and The Middle East
The Most Rev’d. Suheil Dawani, Archbishop, Jerusalem & The Middle East and Archbishop of
Jerusalem

MAY 2018
6 – St. Mark’s – Northumberland Easter 6
Psalm: 106: 40-48 Num. 14: 13-19
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Kenya
The Most Rev’d. Jackson Ole Sapit, Primate and Archbishop of All Kenya

13 – St. Luke’s – Altoona Ascension Sunday, Psalm: 107: 23-32 Num. 22: 1-15
PRAY for the work of The Anglican Centre in Rome
The Rt. Rev. Victoria Matthews, Christ Church, Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia

20 – St. Luke’s – Mount Joy and St. John’s – Bellefonte Pentecost. Whitsunday, Psalm: 134 II Sam. 23: 1-5
The Rt. Rev. Hector Monterroso Gonzalez, Costa Rica, Central America

27 – Calvary Chapel – Beartown and St. James – Muncy Trinity Sunday, Psalm: 1 Mark 6: 1-6
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Korea
The Most Rev’d. Onesimus Dongsin Park, Primate of the Anglican Church of Korea and Bishop
Of Busan

JUNE 2018
3 – St. James – Bedford and Church of the Nativity and  St. Stephen’s – Newport/Thompsontown Pentecost 3, Psalm: 8 Mark 6: 45-56
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Melanesia
The Most Rev’d. George Takeli, Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Melanesia and Bishop of Central Melanesia

10 – Christ Church – Berwick and All Saints – Selinsgrove Pentecost 4, Psalm: 119: 1-6 Mark 8: 11-26
PRAY for La Iglesia Anglicana de Mexico
The Most Rev’d. Francisco Moreno, Presiding Bishop of La Iglesia Anglicana de Mexico
and Bishop of Northern Mexico

17 – St. Paul’s – Bloomsburg Pentecost 5, Psalm: 119: 17-32 Mark 9: 9-13
PRAY for The Church of the Province of Myanmar (Burma)
The Most Rev’d. Stephen Than Myint Oo, Archbishop of Myanmar and Bishop of Yangon

24 – Church of the Transfiguration – Blue Ridge Summit Pentecost 6, Psalm: 26 Mark 10: 17-22
PRAY for The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion)
The Most Rev’d. Nicholas Okoh, Metropolitan and Primate of all Nigeria and Bishop of Abuja

JULY 2018
1 – All Saints – Brookland Pentecost 7, Psalm: 119: 33-49 Mark 11: 1-11
PRAY for The Church of North India (United)
The Most Rev’d. Dr. Prem Chand Singh, Moderator of The Church of North India and Bishop of Jabalpur

8 – Mount Calvary – Camp Hill Pentecost 8, Psalm: 37: 1-11 Mark 11: 26-33
PRAY for The Church of Pakistan (United)
The Most Rev’d. Humphrey Peters, Bishop of Peshawar and Moderator of The Church of Pakistan

15 – St. John’s – Carlisle Pentecost 9, Psalm: 119: 49-64 Mark 12: 13-17
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Papua, New Guinea
The Most Rev’d. Allan Migi, Archbishop of Papua, New Guinea

22 – Trinity – Chambersburg Pentecost 10, Psalm: 119: 65-80 Mark 12: 41-44
PRAY for The Episcopal Church in the Philippines

29 – Bangor Church – Churchtown Pentecost 11, Psalm: 54 Mark 14: 1-11
PRAY for Province de L’Eglise Anglicane au Rwanda
The Most Rev’d. Onesphore Rwaje, Archbishop of L’Eglise Episcopal au Rwanda and Bishop of Gasabo

AUGUST 2018
5 – St. Paul’s – Philipsburg Pentecost 12, Psalm: 119: 81-96 Mark 14: 32-42
PRAY for The Scottish Episcopal Church
The Most Rev’d. Mark Strange, Primus of The Scottish Episcopal Church and Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness

12 – St. Gabriel’s – Coles Creek Pentecost 13, Psalm: 68: 19-20 Mark 14: 53-65
PRAY for The Church of The Province of South East Asia
The Most Rev’d. Ng Moon Hing, Archbishop of South East Asia and Bishop of West Malaysia

19 – St. Paul’s – Columbia Pentecost 14, Psalm: 119: 97-112 Mark 15: 21-32
PRAY for The Church of South India (United)
The Most Rev’d. Thomas Kanjirappally Oommen, Moderator of The Church of South India
And Bishop of Madhya Kerala

26 – Christ Church – Coundersport Pentecost 15, Psalm: 119: 113-128 Matthew 3: 1-12
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Southern Africa
The Most Rev’d. Thabo Makgoba, Archbishop of Capetown and Primate of Southern Africa

SEPTEMBER 2018
2 – Christ Memorial Church – Danville Pentecost 16, Psalm: 86 Matthew 4: 18-25
PRAY for The Anglican Church of South America
The Most Rev’d. Gregory James Venables, Presiding Bishop of the Anglican Church of South America and Bishop of Argentina

9 – St. James – Exchange and St. John in the Wilderness – Eagles Mere Pentecost 17, Psalm: 119: 129-144 Matthew 5: 21-26
PRAY for The Province of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan
The Most Rev’d. Daniel Deng Bul Yak, Archbishop of the Province of The Episcopal Church of South Sudan and Bishop of Juba

16 – Memorial Church of the Prince of Peace – Gettysburg Pentecost 18, Psalm: 98 Matthew 6: 1-4
PRAY for Province of The Episcopal Church of Sudan
The Most Rev’d. Ezekiel Kumir Kondo, Archbishop of The Province of Sudan and Bishop of Khartoum

23 – All Saints – Hanover Pentecost 19, Psalm: 119: 145-160 Matthew 7: 1-12
PRAY for The Anglican Church of Tanzania
The Most Rev’d. Jacob Erasto Chimeledya, Archbishop of Tanzania and Bishop of Mpwapwa

30 – St. Andrew’s – Harrisburg Pentecost 20, Psalm: 119: 161-176 Matthew 8: 5-17
PRAY for The Church of the Province of Uganda
The Most Rev’d. Stanley Ntagali, Archbishop of Uganda and Bishop of Kampala

OCTOBER 2018
7 – St. Andrew in the Valley – Harrisburg Pentecost 21, Psalm: 115 Matthew 9: 9-13
PRAY for The Episcopal Church
The Most Rev’d. Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church

14 – St. Paul’s – Harrisburg Pentecost 22, Psalm: 123 Matthew 9: 35-38
PRAY for The Church in Wales
The Most Rev’d. John Davies, Archbishop of Wales and Bishop of Swansea and Brecon

21 – St. Stephen’s Cathedral – Harrisburg Pentecost 23, Psalm: 130 Matthew 10: 32-42
PRAY for The Church of the Province of West Africa
The Most Rev’d. Daniel Sarfo, Primate and Metropolitan of The Church of the Province of
West Africa, Archbishop of The Internal Province of Ghana and Bishop of Kumasi

28 – Chapel of the Good Shepherd – Hawk Run Pentecost 24, Psalm: 137: 1-6 Kings 8: 22-30
PRAY for The Church in the Province of the West Indies
The Most Rev’d. and Honorable John Holder, Archbishop of the West Indies and
Bishop of Barbados

NOVEMBER 2018
4 – St. Paul’s – Lock Haven Pentecost 25, Psalm: 32: 4-9 John 4: 4-42
PRAY for The Church of Ceylon (Extra Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt. Rev’d. Dhiloraj Ranjit Canagasabey and for Kurunagala, Ceylon

11 – All Saints – Hershey Pentecost 26, Psalm: 119: 33-48 John 7: 1-13
PRAY for Iglesia Episcopal de Cuba
The Rt. Rev’d. Griselda Delgado Del Carpio, Cuba and The Rt. Rev’d. Ulises Prendes, Suffragan Bishop of Cuba

18 – Church of the Holy Trinity – Hollidaysburg Pentecost 27, Psalm: 119: 49-64 Isa. 45: 1-8
PRAY for Bermuda (Extra Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt. Rev’d. Nicholas Dill, Bermuda

25 – St. John’s – Huntingdon and St. Edward’s – Lancaster Pentecost 28, Psalm: 49 Isa. 49: 1-7
PRAY for The Lusitanian Church (Extra Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt. Rev’d. José Jorge De Pina Cabral, Lusitanian Church, Portugal

DECEMBER 2018
2 – Trinity – Jersey Shore Advent 1, Psalm: 68: 1-10 I Thess. 1
PRAY for The Reformed Episcopal Church of Spain (Extra Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt. Rev’d. Carlos López-Lozano, The Reformed Episcopal Church of Spain

9 – St. James – Lancaster Advent 2, Psalm: 126 II Kings 1: 1-17
PRAY for the Falkland Islands (Extra Provincial to the Archbishop of Canterbury)
The Rt. Rev’d. Timothy Thornton, The Parish of the Falkland Islands

16 – St. John’s – Lancaster Advent 3, Psalm: 45: 10-end Judith 8: 1-8
The Rt. Rev’d. Augustin Ahimana, Kivu, Rwanda

23 – St. Thomas – Lancaster Advent 4, Psalm: 19: 7-end, I Thess. 4: 13-18
The Rt. Rev’d. Duke Akamisoko, Kubwa, Abuja, Nigeria

30 – St. Andrew’s – Lewisburg and St. Mark’s – Lewistown The Holy Family, Psalm: 96: 1-4 Isa. 41: 14-20
The Rt. Rev’d. Luke Ken-ichi Muto, Kyushu, Japan