Prayer for Pentecost (week 1)

Cross

Blessed are the eyes, O Jesus, that see you in these holy signs;
blessed is the mouth that reverently receives you.
Blessed even is the heart that desires your coming

(John Wesley)

Introductory Bead

O God, forasmuch as our strength is in Thee, mercifully grant that Thy Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts, through Jesus Christ our Lord – Amen

(Gelasian Sacramentary, A.D. 492 – Book of Common Prayer)

Cruciform Beads

Everything that the Father has is mine. That’s why I said that the Spirit takes what is mine and will proclaim it to you. (Jn. 16:15 CEB)

Weeks Beads

God’s spirit made me; the Almighty’s breath enlivens me. (Job 33:4 CEB)

Benedictory Bead

The Lord’s Prayer

Cross

Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of Your faithful and kindle in them the fire of Your Love -Amen