Litany of Farewell<br />
Good Christian people, I bid you now pray for the saving presence of <br />our living God.<br />
In this world:<br />Christ is risen.<br />
In the places where we live:<br />Christis risen.<br />
In our faith communities:<br />Christis risen.<br />
In this gathering:<br />Christis risen.<br />
In the hearts of all faithful people:<br />Christis risen.<br />
Today I especially bid you pray for Mary, who is leaving ourgroup, and for those of us who stay.<br />
For expectations not met:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
For grievances not resolved:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
For wounds not healed:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
For anger not dissolved:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
For gifts not given:<br />God have mercy.<br />
For this portion of our lifelong pilgrimages which we have made together:<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
For friendships made, celebrations enjoyed, and moments of nurture:<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
For wounds healed, expectations met, gifts given, promises kept:<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
For trust and confidence shared; for times of good humor and moments of gentle leadership:<br />.<br />Thanks be to God.<b...
To continue the journey with new friends, new adventures, new gifts to give and receive:<br />.<br />Go in peace.<br />
To offer wisdom and experience, competence and compassion, in the ministries to which weare called:<br />Go in peace.<br />
In faith, hope, and love:<br />Go in peace.<br />
Your own prayers are invited <br />at this time:<br />
Now, we pray, be with us; and grant that all of us, by drawing ever nearer to you, may always be close to each other in th...
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Litany of Farewell

  1. 1. Litany of Farewell<br />
  2. 2. Good Christian people, I bid you now pray for the saving presence of <br />our living God.<br />
  3. 3. In this world:<br />Christ is risen.<br />
  4. 4. In the places where we live:<br />Christis risen.<br />
  5. 5. In our faith communities:<br />Christis risen.<br />
  6. 6. In this gathering:<br />Christis risen.<br />
  7. 7. In the hearts of all faithful people:<br />Christis risen.<br />
  8. 8. Today I especially bid you pray for Mary, who is leaving ourgroup, and for those of us who stay.<br />
  9. 9. For expectations not met:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
  10. 10. For grievances not resolved:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
  11. 11. For wounds not healed:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
  12. 12. For anger not dissolved:<br />Godhave mercy.<br />
  13. 13. For gifts not given:<br />God have mercy.<br />
  14. 14. For this portion of our lifelong pilgrimages which we have made together:<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
  15. 15. For friendships made, celebrations enjoyed, and moments of nurture:<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
  16. 16. For wounds healed, expectations met, gifts given, promises kept:<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
  17. 17. For trust and confidence shared; for times of good humor and moments of gentle leadership:<br />.<br />Thanks be to God.<br />
  18. 18. To continue the journey with new friends, new adventures, new gifts to give and receive:<br />.<br />Go in peace.<br />
  19. 19. To offer wisdom and experience, competence and compassion, in the ministries to which weare called:<br />Go in peace.<br />
  20. 20. In faith, hope, and love:<br />Go in peace.<br />
  21. 21. Your own prayers are invited <br />at this time:<br />
  22. 22. Now, we pray, be with us; and grant that all of us, by drawing ever nearer to you, may always be close to each other in the communion of your saints. <br />

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