September 16, 2022 Midday Prayer
SEP 16
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Midday Prayer for Friday, September 16, 2022

  • Opening Sentences
  • Psalm 148
  • Old Testament: Esther 1:1-4, 10-19
  • Confession of Faith: The Confession of 1967, paragraph 45
  • Ancient or Classic Prayer: Based on a prayer of Origen (c. 185-254)
  • Prayers for Various Occasions: For Racial and Cultural Diversity
  • Prayer
  • The Lord's Prayer ("debts")
  • Dismissal

This service is adapted from The Book of Common Worship: Daily Prayer, copyright (c) 2018 Westminster John Knox Press. Scripture quotations (except the Psalms and Canticles) are from the New Revised Standard Version - Updated Edition, copyright (c) 2021 by the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A. The Confessions are from The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Part I: The Book of Confessions, published by the Office of the General Assembly, copyright (c) 2016.  "Aleluya" music by JosepMonter from Pixabay. Candle image by Myriams-Fotos from Pixabay.