A HEALING EUCHARIST
Bless the Lord, who heals all our diseases.
Praise Him and exalt Him forever.Almighty God, to you all hearts are open, all desires are known and from you no secrets are hid. Cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of your Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love you and magnify your Holy Name through Jesus Christ, our Lord. Amen
You are worthy, O Lord and God to receive glory and honor and power; for you have created all things, and for your good pleasure they are, and were createdThe Lord be with you And also with you
Let us pray
Almighty God, You inspired your servant St. Luke the Physician to set forth in the Gospel the love and healing power of your Son. Graciously continue in Your Church the like love and power to heal, to the praise and glory of Your Name, through the same Jesus Christ our Lord.Amen
The Ministry of the Word of GodThe Scripture selected must always include one passage from the Gospels.
A homily may be preached or a witness to healing shared in this place
The Prayers of the People
Father, we bring ourselves before you; and in accord with the revelation of your love in Jesus, we pray for ourselves, for our enemies and for those who wish us harm. We pray that being blessed by the love of our Savior, Jesus Christ, and so touched by your Holy Spirit, both we and they may at the last day stand before you delivered, blessed and sanctified through our Lord, Jesus Christ.Let us pray for our enemies
Father, we give you thanks for sending your Son into the world to reconcile us to you. We thank you that in Him, we are made a new creation, whole and perfect in your sight. We pray that you will continue to reveal your love to those who do not yet know you, that we might all be healed in our spirit.Let us pray for those in need of His reconciling love
Father, we give you thanks for sending your Holy Spirit into the world to incarnate in us the presence of your Son. We pray that you will bring forth within us, in abundance and maturity, the fruit of your Holy Spirit, that our souls might know your peace, and our emotions may be healed from all works of the flesh.Let us pray for those in need of emotional healing
Father, we give you thanks for the creative power of your love manifest in the healing of your servants, that they may be free to serve you in the manifold vocations for which you have created them and to which you have called them. We pray for your healing touch in the lives of those who suffer from any physical disease.Let us pray for those in need of physical healing
Father, we give you thanks for making us the Body of your Son in the world. We pray for the healing of all persons and their relationships in the Body of Christ. We pray that Holy Spirit might speak clearly to each one that we might find our place in the Body, and the world might see the manifestation of the children of God, and that we might grow into the fullness of the stature of Christ.Let us pray for the healing of the communities and the relationships in the Body of Christ
Father, we give you thanks for the ministry of reconciliation and forgiveness, that we might participate in bringing the whole creation to you. We pray for those who are lost in their separation from you, that they may be cleansed, reconciled and made whole in your healing love.Let us pray for those in need of cleansing and forgiveness
Father, you thank you for your promise to bring peace to those who are near, and those who are far off. We pray for the healing of the nations of the world, especially where there is war and conflict.Let us pray for the healing of the nations
Father, we thank you for your promise that as we repent and turn to you, you will heal our land. We pray that you will grant us penitent hearts. We pray that you will heal the earth we have exploited, and put the love for your earth into our hearts. We pray that you will cleanse the waters we have polluted, and give us the wisdom to keep them clean. We pray that you may heal our land and make your whole creation new.Let us pray for the healing of the creation
Father, we give you thanks for the gifts of medicine, doctors, nurses and hospitals, that you may minister your healing love through them. We pray that you will prosper your work through their hands, and turn their hearts to see your hand at work in their ministry to the sick.Let us pray for doctors, nurses and hospitals
Father, we give you thanks for the Cross of your Son, our Savior, Jesus Christ. In Him we find the forgiveness of our Sin, and we may be cleansed from all unrighteousness. We pray that you will forgive us our sins as we come to you in penitence, and prepare us to serve you more perfectly.Father, we confess that we have sinned against you and one another in thought, word and deed, by what we have done and left undone. We are heartily sorry, and purpose amendment of our lives. We humbly ask your pardon and the cleansing power of your transforming love. Forgive what we have been, amend what we are, and direct what we shall be in Jesus Christ, Our Lord. Amen
God Almighty have mercy upon you, pardon and deliver you from all your sins, and bring you to everlasting life in Jesus Christ, our Lord.Amen The Peace of the Lord be always with you.
And also with you.
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