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[25 May 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – June

The Visit of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Elizabeth
Nebraska (Episcopal Church) Revd Scott Barker;  Akot (South Sudan) Rt Revd Isaac Dhieu Ater;  Irele – Eseodo (Nigeria) Vacant
Those who are expecting a baby in uncertain times

Nelson (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia) Rt Revd Steve Maina;  Akure (Nigeria) Rt Revd Simeon Borokini;  Isial-Ngwa South (Nigeria) Rt Revd Isaac Nwaobia
Those schools open for Reception, Year 1 and Year 6  pupils 

The Martyrs of Uganda, 1885-87 and 1977
Nevada (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Dan Edwards;  Alabama (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd John McKee Sloan
Our elderly and vulnerable people 

Petroc, Abbot of Padstow, 6th century
New Busa (Nigeria) Rt Revd Israel Amoo;  Alaska (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Mark Lattime;  Albany (Episcopal Church) …

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[23 Apr 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – May

Philip and James, Apostles
Mthatha (formerly St John’s) (Southern Africa) Rt Revd Hummingfield Ndwandwe;  Yei (South Sudan) Rt Revd Hilary Adeba Luate
Our hospitals, Care Homes and Hospices 

Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, Teacher, 373
Muhabura (Uganda) Rt Revd Cranmer Mugisha;  Yeri (South Sudan) Rt Revd John Abraham Nyari;  Ijumu (Nigeria) Ven Paul Olarewaju Ojo
Our young families working from home and home schooling children

The Fourth Sunday of Easter
Pray for the Nippon Sei Ko Kai (The Anglican Communion in Japan) Most Revd Nathaniel Makoto Uematsu – Primate of the Nippon Sei Ko Kai & Bishop of Hokkaido
Those who live in the benefice

English Saints and Martyrs of the Reformation Era
Mukono (Uganda) Rt Revd James William Ssebaggala;  Yewa (formerly …

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[27 Mar 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – April

Frederick Denison Maurice, Priest, Teacher, 1872
Mbhashe (Southern Africa) Rt Revd Elliot Williams; Wernyol (South Sudan) Rt Revd Gabriel Kuol Garang
Our Vicar, The Revd Becky Bevan and Phillip

Meath & Kildare (Ireland) Most Revd Patricia Louise Storey; West Ankole (Uganda) Rt Revd Johnson Twinomujuni; West Buganda (Uganda) Rt Revd Henry Katumba-Tamale
The ongoing life of St George’s

Medak (South India) Rt Revd A. C. Solomon Raj; West Lango (Uganda) Rt Revd Alfred Acur Okodi
Our foodbanks and community assisting projects

Melbourne (Australia) Most Revd Philip Leslie Freier; West Missouri (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Martin Field
Our government and its advisers

Palm Sunday
Pray for the Church of the Province of the Indian Ocean, Most Revd James Richard Wong Yin Song – Archbishop, Province of …

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[20 Mar 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
St George’s remains active in prayer

Following the Government announcement on 23 March, St George’s church must now be closed to all visitors until further notice.

The vicar will come and pray in church each day for our community, our nation, and for the world at this difficult time.

 If you have a prayer request or would like a candle lit for a loved one, please phone  01635 524994 or 01635 45380.

Email messages can be sent to the office and will be forwarded automatically to the clergy

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[21 Feb 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – March

The First Sunday of Lent
Pray for the Iglesia Anglicana de Chile, Most Revd Héctor (Tito) Zavala Muños – Bishop of Santiago & Primate
Meldrum Close, Norton Close

Chad, Bishop of Lichfield, Missionary, 672
Mandalay (Myanmer) Rt Revd David Nyi Nyi Naing; Toronto (Canada) Most Revd Colin Robert Johnson
Our Vicar, The Revd Becky Bevan and Phillip


Manicaland (Central Africa) Rt Revd Erick Ruwona; Toungoo (Myanmer) Rt Revd Saw John Wilme; Hawaii (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Robert Fitzpatrick
Our Lenten worship

Ember Day
Maper (South Sudan) Rt Revd William Madding Machar; Trichy-Tanjore (South India) Rt Revd Gnanamuthu Paul Vasanthakumar
Our Standing Committee


Mara (Tanzania) Rt Revd George Okoth; Trinidad & Tobago (West Indies) Rt Revd Claude Berkley; Truro (England) Rt Revd Philip Mounstephen
The World Health Organisation

Ember …

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[19 Jan 2020 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – February


Brigid, Abbess of Kildare, c.525
Lucknow (North India) The Rt Revd Peter Baldev; Guatemala (Central America)The Most Revd Armando Guerra Soria
Our climate emergency

The Presentation of Christ in the Temple (Candlemas)
Pray for the Anglican Church of Burundi, The Most Revd Martin Blaise Nyaboho – Archbishop of Burundi & Bishop of Makamba
The Gabriels


Lui (South Sudan) The Most Revd Stephen Dokolo Ismail Mbalah;  Taiwan (Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd David Lai; Guildford (England) The Rt Revd Andrew John Watson
Our Vicar, The Revd Becky Bevan and Phillip

Gilbertine of Sempringham, Founder of the Gilbertine Order, 1189
Lusaka (Central Africa) The Rt Revd David Njovu; Tamale (West Africa) The Rt Revd Jacob Ayeebo;  Guinea (West Africa) The Rt Revd Jacques Boston
Our Religious Orders


Lusitanian …

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[20 Dec 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]

The Naming and circumcision of Jesus
Lagos (Nigeria) The Rt Revd Humphery Olumakaiye; Lagos Mainland (Nigeria) The Rt Revd B C Akinpelu Johnson;  Lagos West (Nigeria) The Rt Revd James Olusola Odedeji
Peace and Justice in 2020

Basil the Great and Gregory of Nazianzus, Bishops, Teachers, 379 and 389
Lahore (Pakistan) The Rt Revd Irfan Jamil;  South Western Brazil (Brazil) The Rt Revd Francisco De Assis Da Silva;  Southeast Florida (The Episcopal Church) The Right Revd Peter Eaton
Our pre-schools, schools and colleges


Lainya (South Sudan) vacant;  South Eastern Mexico (Mexico) The Rt Revd Benito Juarez-Martinez
Victims of human trafficking


Lake Malawi (Central Africa) The Rt Revd Francis Kaulanda;  Southern Brazil (Brazil) The Rt Revd Humberto Maiztegue Goncalves;  Gippsland (Australia) The Rt Revd …

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[25 Nov 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – December

The First Sunday of Advent
Pray for mission agencies and their work throughout the Anglican Communion.
The Grange, Grange Gardens


Seoul (Korea) Rt Revd Peter Lee;  Eastern Newfoundland & Labrador (Canada) Rt Revd Geoffrey Peddle.
Our Vicar, The Revd Becky Bevan and Family

Francis Xavier, Missionary, Apostle of the Indies, 1552
Seychelles (Indian Ocean) Most Revd James Richard Wong Yin Song;  Eastern Oregon (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Patrick Bell.
Our Advent groups

John of Damascus, Monk, Teacher, c.749
Sheffield (England) Rt Revd Pete Wilcox and Rt Revd Peter Burrows;  Eastern Zambia (Central Africa) Rt Revd William Mchombo;  Easton (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Santosh Marray.
Victims of domestic abuse


Shinyanga (Tanzania) Rt Revd Johnson Chinyong’ole;  Eau Claire (Episcopal Church) Revd William Jay Lambert.
Climate change and our responsibilities

Nicholas, …

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[20 Oct 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – November

All Saints Day
Rio Grande (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Michael Vono;  Delaware (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Kevin S. Brown;  Kurunegala (Ceylon) Rt Revd Keerthisiri Fernando.
Peace and hope and the common good

All Souls Day 
Rochester (England) Rt Revd James Langstaff, Rt Revd Simon David Burton-Jones, Rt Revd Prince Singh; Kushtia (Bangladesh) Rt Revd Samuel Sunil Mankhin (Primate).
Those we have loved and have gone before us

The Fourth Sunday before Advent
Pray for the Church of Bermuda (Extra-Provincial to the Arch-  bishop of Canterbury) Rt Revd Nicholas Dill, Bishop of Bermuda.
Enborne Street


Rockhampton (Australia) Rt Revd David Robinson;  Delhi (North India) Rt Revd Warris K. Masih;  Kutigi (Nigeria) Rt Revd Jeremiah Kolo;
Our Vicar The Revd Becky Bevan and Phillip


Rokon (South Sudan) Rt …

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[22 Sep 2019 | Leave a Comment | ]
Prayer Intentions – October

Remigius, Bishop of Rheims, Apostle of the Franks
Pennsylvania (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Daniel Gutierrez; Chester (England) Rt Revd Peter Robert Forster, Rt Revd Libby Lane, and Rt Revd Keith Sinclair
Our relationship with the European Union


Perth (Australia) Most Revd Kay Goldsworthy, Rt Revd Jeremy James, and Rt Revd Kate Wilmot; Chhattisgarh (North India) Rt Revd Robert Ali; Chicago (Episcopal Church) Rt Revd Jeffrey Lee
Our Pre-Schools, Schools and Colleges


Peru (South America) Rt Revd Jorge Luis Aguilar; Chichester (England) Rt Revd Martin Warner, Revd Richard Charles Jackson and Rt Revd Mark Sowerby
The loss and injury of children in war

Francis of Assisi, Friar, Founder of the Friars Minor, 1226
Peshwar (Pakistan) Most Revd Humphrey Peters; Chotanagpur (North India) Rt Revd …