Pentecost Prayers

Opening Prayer
“O God the King of glory,
you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ
with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven:
we beseech you, leave us not comfortless,
but send your Holy Spirit to strengthen us
and exalt us to the place where our Savior Christ is gone before,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and forever.
Amen.” (BCP)

Meditate on the Psalms
  • Psalm 11
  • Psalm 29
  • Psalm 36
  • Psalm 104

Growing in Grace: Pondering other Scriptures
  • Acts 2
  • Ephesians 1.15-23; 4.1-16

Things to Pray Through
  • God’s royal priesthood, for empowerment by the Spirit
  • Those who wait on God, that they may find renewal
  • All people, that they may acknowledge the kingdom of the ascended Christ
  • The earth, for productivity and for fruitful harvests
  • All who are struggling with broken relationships

Closing Prayer
“Come, O Spirit of God,
and make within us your dwelling place and home.
May our darkness be dispelled by your light,
and our troubles calmed by your peace;
may all evil be redeemed by your love,
all pain transformed through the suffering of Christ,
and all dying glorified in his risen life.
Amen.” (BCP)