Verse for the week

The Holy Spirit descended on Jesus in bodily form like a dove, and a voice came from heaven, "You are my son, the Beloved, with you I am well pleased.:

Luke 3:22

Prayer this week

Spirit of energy and change, 

​in whose power Jesus was anointed

to be the hope of the nations:

be poured out also upon us

without reserve or distinction,

that we may have confidence and strength

to implant your justice on the earth;

through Jesus Christ.


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A few moments of peaceful slow in a fast world!

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Bible Readings and Prayers for the Week

St Peter & Emmaus Church

Sunday January 20 2019


Isaiah 62:1-5

Psalm 36:5-10

1 Corinthians 12:1-11

John 2:1-11


Sunday January 13, 2018

Isaiah 143:1-7

Psalm 29

Acts 8:14-17

​Luke 3:15-22

"My first bible" by George Redgrave. CC BY-ND 2.0 at Flickr