Prayer in the time of Coronavirus, Denise Liersch, Moderator, Synod of VicTas, 14 May 2020.
The following document is a compilation of prayers and reflections during this time of pandemic and Social distancing. It can be downloaded here.
The following are a number of prayers from the Centre of Music, liturgy & the Arts, Banyule Network of Uniting Churches and Uniting Church of Australia Synod of Victoria and Tasmania.
- Written & contemplative prayer practices
- Lectio Divina
- Praying with Images
- Prayer in Times of Isolation
- Turning with the change of season
- Rapid prayers for times of rapid change
- Guided Morning Prayer at the Park
- Prayer: Without My Glasses
- Guided Morning Prayer at the Beach
Prayers for this Season
The President and Moderators have prepared a weekly cycle of prayers for use by congregations and in people’s personal devotions, as a way of connecting Uniting Church members. as we pray each day for one another and the life of the Australian community. We hope these prayers nurture and encourage you. (reference: Uniting Church Assembly)
Sunday Prayer: Dr Deidre Palmer – President of the Uniting Church in Australia
Monday Prayer: Rev Steve Francis, Moderator of the Synod of Western Australia
Tuesday Prayer: Rev Thresi Mauboy Wohangara, Northern Synod
Wednesday Prayer: Rev David Baker, Moderator of the Synod of Queensland
Thursday Prayer: Rev Simon Hansford, Moderator of the Synod of NSW and the ACT
Friday Prayer: Rev Denise Liersch, Moderator of the Synod of Victoria and Tasmania
Saturday Prayer: Mr Bronte Wilson, Moderator of the UCA Synod of South Australia
A Prayer From Congress: Pastor Mark Kickett of National UAICC