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Intercessions for the Feast of St Bartholomew the Apostle (Year A) 24 August 2014

Saint Bartholomew by Anthony Van Dyck The Collect Almighty and everlasting God, who gave to your apostle Bartholomew grace truly to believe and to preach your word: grant that your Church may love that...

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Intercessions for Ninth Sunday after Trinity Year A (Proper 15 ) 17 August 2014

[caption id="attachment_11499" align="aligncenter" width="311"] The Spirit of Christianityby George Frederic Watts[/caption] The Collect Almighty God, who sent your Holy Spirit...

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Intercessions for Eighth Sunday after Trinity Year A (Proper 14) 10 August 2014

[caption id="attachment_11478" align="aligncenter" width="593"] Gustave Courbet 'The Stormy Sea' via Wikimedia[/caption] The Collect Almighty Lord and everlasting...

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Welcome to Lay Anglicana, the online voice for lay people from the pews of Anglican churches the world over. We hope you will get involved by:

  • Reading our BLOG and discussing each post in the related comments (and perhaps contributing a guest post of your own? – please submit a proposal);

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  • Contributing to our collective articles, such as the forthcoming one on leading intercessions, which we will put up on the website to help others;

Our aim is to unify the numerically important – but hierarchically insignificant – laity of the Church of England, and to build bridges with other Anglican lay people across the Communion.

We welcome contributions from the clergy and indeed from other Christian denominations: we hope Lay Anglicana will be useful, not just as a place for lay Anglicans to talk to each other, but as a place where we can all seek to understand the viewpoint of ‘bishops, priests and deacons’ as well as Methodists, Baptists, Presbyterians, Lutherans, Catholics and so on. (And perhaps it may offer a place where they in turn seek to understand us?)

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