Festival of Prayer

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

JANUARY 18 – 25, 2009


Join us as we pray together for unity and experience different traditions of Christian spirituality!

ALL SERVICES ARE AT 7:30 P.M. (except where indicated)



Sunday                   Opening of the Week of Prayer

January 18               CITY-WIDE ECUMENICAL WORSHIP SERVICE (with Church leaders)                             

                                                Heritage Park Temple (Salvation Army)

                                                825 School Road (St. James-Assiniboia), Telephone 889-9203

Monday                  Bilingual Ecumenical Service for Youth by Youth, Open to All

January 19                               Église du Précieux-Sang (Catholique)

                                                200, rue Kenny (Saint-Boniface), Téléphone 233-2874


Tuesday                  Home Street Mennonite Church

January 20                               318 Home Street (Central West End), Telephone 783-1721


Wednesday            Celtic Service

January 21                               Windsor Park United Church

                                                1062 Autumnwood Drive (Windsor Park), Telephone 256-8792


Thursday               St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church

January 22                               709 St. Mary’s Road (St. Vital), Telephone 256-2413


Friday                     Rupert’s Land Aboriginal Circle

January 23                               St. John’s Cathedral (Anglican)

                                                135 Anderson Avenue (North End), Telephone 582-0130


Saturday                Vespers in the Coptic Orthodox Tradition at 8:00 p.m.

January 24                               St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church

                                                1400 Pembina Highway (Fort Garry), Telephone 478-6743

Sunday                   Closing of the Week of Prayer

January 25               Vespers on the Feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul

                                                Saint Paul the Apostle Church (Roman Catholic)

                                                2400 Portage Avenue (St. James), Telephone 832-6122


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