Ngā Ritenga - Ritual Prayers
Prayers for Particular Times
Ritual is important as it moves us from the everyday routines of our lives into that other realm where we become aware of who we are. Ritual gives meaning amid the mundane. Christian ritual in prayer connects personal reality to a communal experience involving words, gestures words and objects in response to the presence of Christ among the gathered.
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Prayer rituals for use in communities of faith; parish, families, gathered groups.
A liturgy of the word is provided here when Auckland is in alert level 2 or above.
Liturgy of the Word for the Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time. This is also available on PowerPoint and as a Word document.
This liturgy is available here in word format, allowing you to make changes and adapt it for your family or bubble group. The PowerPoint allows a group to use the Zoom option and share the Liturgy online in an interactive way. Some parish groups are doing this. Before using the Liturgy outline, take a little time to read it through. Preparation is required. The outline offers several options and taking time to decide which you prefer to use will make your prayer time flow more graciously.
Prayers reflecting particular Seasons or Feasts in the Liturgical Year