Diocesan Cycle of Prayer
Thank you for engaging the Diocesan Cycle of Prayer; your intercessions are greatly appreciated within the diocesan community. The Cycle of Prayer is currently in the process of being updated. Additional months will be posted as they become available. Please send any corrections to firstname.lastname@example.org. Commemorations are drawn from the book A Great Cloud of Witnesses (Church Publishing, 2016).
Sunday, October 4 [Francis]. Congregations: St. Francis Center, Atwater Village (Los Angeles, 1936); St. Francis, Norwalk (1951); St. Francis, Palos Verdes Estates (1953); St. Francis Ministry Center, San Bernardino (1962); St. Francis, Simi Valley (1962).
Monday, October 5. Clergy: Ann Symington (Deacon, 2002).
Sunday, October 18 [Luke, evangelist]. Congregations: St. Luke the Physician, Monrovia (1891); St. Luke’s, Long Beach (1899); St. Luke’s of the Mountains, La Crescenta (1931). Clergy: Birbal Haldar (1966).
Wednesday, October 21. Clergy: Kelli Grace Kurtz (2006).
Sunday, October 25. Clergy: Ivanildo Cavalcante (2003).
Monday, October 26. [Tabitha (Dorcas) of Joppa]. Clergy: Scott Claassen (2014).
Tuesday, October 27. Clergy: Frank Alton (2012), Joshua McGuffie (2007).
Thursday, October 29 [James Hannington, bishop, and his companions, martyrs]. Clergy: John Goldingay (1967).
Saturday, October 31 [Paul Shinji Sasaki and Philip Lendel Tsen, bishops]. Clergy: Roberto Limatu (1993), Jeff Wilhelm (2005), Hugh Tudor-Foley (1992).