Church of England Diocese of Hereford Middleton Scriven

Morning and Evening Prayer

20 Sep 2020, 10 a.m.

September 20th – 27th 2020: Morning and Evening Prayer


God, who in generous mercy sent the Holy Spirit upon your Church in the burning fire of your love: grant that your people may be fervent in the fellowship of the gospel that, always abiding in you, they may be found steadfast in faith and active in service; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

At Morning Prayer, prayers will be said for the benefice, the deanery and the diocese. At Evening Prayer, prayers will be said for the six parishes in turn, as indicated on the readings list following, being the days those churches are open for private prayer:


MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 119:153-end; Isaiah 45:9-22; Revelation 14:1-5.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 119:113-136; Ezekiel 33:23, 30-34:10; Acts 26:1, 9-25.

MONDAY 21st September: Middleton Scriven (Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist)

MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 49; I Kings 19:15-end; II Timothy 3:14-end.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 119:33-40, 89-96; Ecclesiastes 5:4-12; Matthew19:16-end.

TUESDAY 22nd September: Cleeton St Mary

MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 36; I Kings 8:63-9:9; Acts 16:25-end.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 33; Wisdom of Solomon 7:1-14; Mark 11:12-26.

WEDNESDAY 23rd September: Sidbury (Ember Day)

MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 34; I Kings 10:1-25; Acts 17:1-15.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 119:33-56; Wisdom of Solomon 7:15-8:4; Mark 11:27-end.

THURSDAY 17th September: Silvington

MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 37; I Kings 11:1-13; Acts 17:16-end.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 40; Wisdom of Solomon 8:5-18; Mark 12:1-12.

FRIDAY 18th September: (Lancelot Andrewes, Bishop of Winchester, 1626; Ember Day)

MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 31; I Kings 11:26-end; Acts 18:1-21.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 35; Wisdom of Solomon 8:21-9:end; Mark 12:13-17.

SATURDAY 19th September: Farlow (Ember Day)

MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 42; I Kings 12:1-24; Acts 18:22-19:7.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 46; Wisdom of Solomon 10:15-11:10; Mark 12:18-27.


MORNING PRAYER: Psalm 125; Isaiah 48:12-21; Luke 11:37-54.

EVENING PRAYER: Psalm 124; Ezekiel 37:15-end; I John 2:22-end.