The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Options
Daemon
Posted: Friday, January 18, 2019 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 28,289
Neurons: 84,045
Location: Inside Farlex computers
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

In 1908, the Rev. Paul Watson proposed a week-long observance dedicated to Christian unity to be scheduled between the feasts of St. Peter's Chair (January 18) and St. Paul (January 25), the two great leaders of the first Christians. The World Council of Churches maintains these dates. Each year an inter-denominational committee selects a scriptural theme and prepares the outlines of a worship service for each day of the Week of Prayer. Individual congregations are free to use the material as is, or vary it to suit local practices and traditions. More...
KSPavan
Posted: Friday, January 18, 2019 2:27:28 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 1/28/2015
Posts: 7,031
Neurons: 3,386,189
Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India
Today's Holiday
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
In 1908, the Rev. Paul Watson proposed a week-long observance dedicated to Christian unity to be scheduled between the feasts of St. Peter's Chair (January 18) and St. Paul (January 25), the two great leaders of the first Christians. The World Council of Churches maintains these dates. Each year an inter-denominational committee selects a scriptural theme and prepares the outlines of a worship service for each day of the Week of Prayer. Individual congregations are free to use the material as is, or vary it to suit local practices and traditions.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Friday, January 18, 2019 6:48:01 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 12/30/2014
Posts: 478
Neurons: 15,221
Daemon wrote:
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

In 1908, the Rev. Paul Watson proposed a week-long observance dedicated to Christian unity to be scheduled between the feasts of St. Peter's Chair (January 18) and St. Paul (January 25), the two great leaders of the first Christians. The World Council of Churches maintains these dates. Each year an inter-denominational committee selects a scriptural theme and prepares the outlines of a worship service for each day of the Week of Prayer. Individual congregations are free to use the material as is, or vary it to suit local practices and traditions. More...
Wilmar (USA)
Posted: Friday, January 18, 2019 9:23:18 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 6/4/2015
Posts: 2,849
Neurons: 787,803
Location: Vinton, Iowa, United States
Each year an inter-denominational committee selects a scriptural theme and prepares the outlines of a worship service for each day of the Week of Prayer. Individual congregations are free to use the material as is, or vary it to suit local practices and traditions.
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Main Forum RSS : RSS
Forum Terms and Guidelines | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2008-2019 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.