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Diocesan Cycle of Prayer

July – September, 2017

Saturday, July 1  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Ogoni – (Niger Delta, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Solomon Gberegbara
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Very Rev John R. Henry, Carlinville.

Sunday,  July 2  –  Pentecost 4
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Ogori-Magongo – (Lokoja, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Festus Davies;
Ohaji / Egbema – Nigeria The Rt Revd Chidi Collins Oparaojiaku
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. John Episcopal Church, Albion, The Rev. Bill Howard, Priest-in-Charge; Mbeta Parish, Burundian Refugee Settlement, Tanzania,  Rev. Can. Benjamin Chishahayo, Rural Dean;  Mission of the Medano Cross, Chiclayo, Peru, Rev’d Wilmar Plasencia, Priest in Charge; Birthday of The Rev. Sheryl (Sherry) L. Black, Whittington, IL; and of The Rev. Canon Elliot H. Blackburn, Mason City, IA; Pray for the Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Monday,  July 3  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Ohio – (Province V, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Mark Hollingsworth
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Trinity, Lincoln, Admitted to the Diocese, 1871; Pray for the Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Tuesday,  July 4  [Independence Day]
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oji River – (Enugu, Nigeria) The Most Revd Amos Amankechinelo Madu;
Okene – Nigeria The Rt Revd Emmanuel Bayo Ajulo
DIOCESAN CYCLE: St. Paul’s, Alton, Consecration of present church building, 1857; Birthday of the Rev. David J. Boase, Godfrey; Pray for Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Wednesday,  July 5  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oke-Ogun – (Ibadan, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Solomon Amusan
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of the Rev. J. Victor Sheldon, Washington, D.C.; Pray for Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Thursday,  July 6  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oke-Osun – (Ibadan, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Abraham Akinlalu
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of the Rev. Matthew C. Dallman, Pekin. Pray for Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Friday,  July 7
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Okigwe – (Owerri, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Edward Osuegbu
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Pray for Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Saturday, July 8
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Okigwe North – (Owerri, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Godson Udochukwu Ukanwa;
Okigwe South – Nigeria The Rt Revd David Onuoha
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Donald E. and Delores Coventry, Decatur.  Pray for Church Camp Staff and Participants.

Sunday,  July 9  –  Pentecost 5
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Okinawa – (Japan) The Rt Revd David Eisho Uehara
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Carlinville, The Very Rev John R. Henry, Rector; Keza Mission, Burundian Refugee Settlement, Tanzania, Rev. Nestory Nintunze; Mission of the Ascension, and Mission of The Transfiguration, Lima, Peru, Rev’d Alberto Valdivia, Rev’d Allen Hill, Priests, Rev’d Rachel Hill, Deacon;.

Monday,  July 10  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oklahoma – (Province VII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Edward Konieczny;  Olympia – (Province VIII) The Rt Revd Gregory Rickel
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rt. Rev. Peter H. and Melinda Beckwith of Hillsdale, MI;  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Daniel and Joyce Karanja, Schertz, TX; Birthday of The Rev. Steven T. Thorp, Champaign; Birthday of Janet, wife of The Rev. Maurice C. Lee, Stone Mountain, GA.

Tuesday,  July 11  – Benedict of Nursia
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Okrika – (Niger Delta, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Tubokosemie Atere;  Oleh – Nigeria The Rt Revd John Usiwoma Aruakpor
DIOCESAN CYCLE: Birthday of The Rev. John D. Richmond, Bartonville; Birthday of Byron, husband of The Rev. Cynthia A. Sever, Alton.

Wednesday,  July 12  
ANGLICAN CYCLE: Olo – (Minye, Sudan) The Rt Revd Tandema Andrew
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Steven T. and Jael Thorp, Champaign.

Thursday,  July 13  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Omu-Aran – (Kwara, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Philip Adeyemo
DIOCESAN CYCLE: Birthday of The Very Rev. Mark E. Evans, Lincoln, and The Rev. Thomas D. Patton, Traverse City, MI.

Friday,  July 14  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  On the Lake – (Owerri, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Chijioke Oti;  On the Niger – Nigeria The Rt Revd Owen Chidozie Nwokolo
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Save us and help us, we beseech thee O Lord.

Saturday, July 15
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Ondo – (Ondo, Nigeria) The Rt Revd George Lasebikan;  Suffragan Bishop, The Rt Revd Christopher Tayo Omotunde
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Lord, we ask for protection, but even more for guidance.

Sunday,  July 16 – Pentecost 6
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Ontario – (Canada) The Rt Revd George Lindsey Russell Bruce;
The Rt Revd Michael Oulton, Bishop Coadjutor
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. John’s Episcopal Church, Centralia, The Very Rev Canon David Baumann, Priest-in-Charge;  Kanindo Mission, Burundian Refugee Settlement, Tanzania,  Rev. Mikas Nyandwi; The Parish of the Most Holy Trinity & Missions, San Juan de Miraflores, Peru, The Rev. Julio Montoya, Vicar General;  

Monday,  July 17  
ANGLICAN CYCLE  Ottawa – (Canada) The Rt Revd John Holland Chapman;  The Rt Revd Peter Robert Coffin, Bishop Ordinary to the Canadian Armed Forces
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Rev. Carl R. Bloom, Mesa, AZ, Ordination to the Priesthood; Birthday of Ann, wife of The Rt. Rev. Donald M. Hultstrand, Greenville, SC.

Tuesday,  July 18
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oregon – (Province VIII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Michael Hanley
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Almighty God, make us gentle and courteous in word and deed.

Wednesday,  July 19  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Orlu – (Owerri, Nigeria) The Most Revd Bennett Okoro
DIOCESAN CYCLE: Heavenly Father, may we rediscover those deep things on which our life depends.

Thursday,  July 20  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oru – (Owerri, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Geoffrey Chukwunenye
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Savior of the world, by your cross and precious blood you have redeemed the world.

Friday,  July 21  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Osaka – (Japan) The Rt Revd Andrew Haruhisa Iso
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Give us grace, O Lord, to answer readily the call of our Savior Jesus Christ and proclaim to all people the Good News of his salvation.

Saturday, July 22   St. Mary Magdalene
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Osun – (Ibadan, Nigeria) The Rt Revd James Afolabi Popoola
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    O Lord, as the day begins (ends), I give thee thanks.

Sunday,  July 23  – Pentecost 7
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Osun North East – (Ibadan, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Humphery Olumakaiye
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Chapel of St. John the Divine, Champaign, The Rev. Sean Ferrell, Rector;  Usigara Mission, Burundian Refugee Settlement, Tanzania,  Rev. Eliezel Ndizeye;  The Mission of Jesus the Nazarene & Shalom Mission, San Juan de Miraflores, Peru, The Rev. Patricia Blanchard, Deacon-in Charge.

Monday,  July 24  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Otukpo – ( Abuja, Nigeria) The Rt Revd David Bello; Owerri – Nigeria The Rt Revd Cyril Chukwunonyerem Okorocha; Owo –  Nigeria  The Rt Revd James Adedayo Oladunjoye
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding Anniversary of The Rev. Matthew C. and Hannah Dallman, Pekin; and of The Revs. Brian T. and Laurie R. Kellington, The Villages, FL.

Tuesday,  July 25 –  St. James the Apostle
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oxford – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Steven Croft;
Oxford – Buckingham – The Rt Revd Alan Thomas Lawrence Wilson;  Oxford – Dorchester – The Rt Revd Colin William Fletcher;  Oxford – Reading – The Rt Revd Andrew Proud
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Birthday of The Rev. Timothy Leighton, Bloomington.

Wednesday,  July 26 – Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Oyo – (Ibadan, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Williams Oluwarotimi Aladekugbe;
Pankshin – Nigeria  The Rt Revd Olumuyiwa Ajayi
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   Birthday of Kathryn “K-Lou”, wife of The Rev. Christopher L. Ashmore, Jacksonville.

Thursday,  July 27   – William Reed Huntington
ANGLICAN CYCLE Pacong – (Bahr El Ghazal, Sudan) The Rt Revd Joseph Maker Atot
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    God, protect us with your strength.

Friday,  July 28   
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Peru – (South America) The Rt Revd Jorge Luis Aguilar;  The Rt Revd Juan Carlos Revilla, Suffragan Bishop;  The Rt Revd Eulogio Alejandro Mesco, Suffragan Bishop
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Holy Spirit, give us hearts to understand.

Saturday, July 29   
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Phulbani – (North India) The Rt Revd Bijay Nayak;  Patna – (North India) The Rt Revd Philip Marandih
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   Wedding anniversary of The Very Rev. Mark E. Evans and Sandy Moore, Lincoln.

Sunday,  July 30   – Pentecost 8
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  PRAY for Pennsylvania – (Province III, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Daniel Gutierrez;  Pittsburgh – (Province III) The Rt Revd Dorsey W M McConnell
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    St. Bartholomew Episcopal Church, Granite City, The Rt. Rev. Anthony F. M. Clavier, Vicar; Nzega Parish, Tanzania, Rev. Thobias Lubika Rural Dean; The Mission of St John the Evangelist, San Juan de Miraflores, Peru, The Rev. Luis Villalobos, Priest in Charge; Birthday of The Very Rev. Canon David M. Baumann, Salem.

Monday,  July 31  –
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  The Most Revd Dr Winston Halapua Bishop of Polynesia and Primate and Archbishop of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia;
Polynesia – Vanua Levu and Taveuni – (Aotearoa NZ & Polynesia) The Rt Revd Apimeleki
Nadoki Qiliho;  Polynesia – Viti Levu West –  The Rt Revd Apimeleki Qiliho
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Brant V. and Stephanie Hazlett, Mt. Carmel.

Tuesday,  August 1 – Joseph of Arimathaea
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Port Elizabeth – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Nceba Nopece
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  The Rev. Benjamin D. Hankinson, Mt. Vernon, Ordination to the Priesthood; Wedding anniversary of The Rev. John D. and Barbara Richmond, Bartonville.

Wednesday,  August 2  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Popondota – (Papua New Guinea) The Rt Revd Lindsley Ihove;  Port Moresby – New Guinea The Rt Revd Denny Bray Guka
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Dr. Ralph N. and Jan McMichael, St. Louis, MO.; Birthday of Hannah, wife of The Rev. Matthew C. Dallman, Pekin

Thursday,  August 3  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Port Sudan – (Northern, Sudan) The Rt Revd Abdu Elnur Kodi
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of Jane Kamau, wife of The Rev. James K. Muriuki, Cape Girardeau, MO.  Birthday of Mary Beth, widow of the Very Rev. Dr. Keith R. Roderick, Carlinville. Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Zachary D. and Leah Brooks, Jacksonville.

Friday,  August 4  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Portsmouth – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Christopher Foster
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  May we know Lord that your love has forgiven us.

Saturday, August 5  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Pretoria – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Johannes Seoka
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Wedding anniversary of the Rev. Can. Robert B. and Terry Koehler, San Antonio, TX; Wedding anniversary of the Rev. Charles J. and Gina Reischman, Littleton, CO; Birthday of Greg Shaw, husband of The Rev Mary Christine “Mollie” Ward, Bloomington.

Sunday,  August 6   The Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Puerto Rico – (Province XI, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Wilfrido Ramos Orench
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   St. Christopher Episcopal Church, Rantoul, The Rev Steven Thorp, Vicar; Choma Mission, Tanzania, Rev. Gershon Charles   The Parish of Christ The Redeemer and St. Peter, San Juan de Miraflores, Peru, The Rev. Misael Varillas, Regional Vicar; Feast of Title, Church of the Redeemer, Cairo; Feast of Title, Christ Church, Springfield.

Monday,  August 7   
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Pune – (North India) The Rt Revd Andrew Rathod
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Grant us the grace of your holy spirit to devote our heart to you.

Tuesday,  August 8 – Dominic
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Qu’Appelle – (Rupert’s Land, Canada) The Rt Revd Robert Hardwick;
Quebec – (Canada) The Rt Revd Bruce Myers
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Mark S. and Kathleen Winward, Valrico, FL.

Wednesday,  August 9
ANGLICAN CYCLE: Rajasthan – (North India) The Rt Revd Warris Masih
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of Suzanne, wife of The Rev. Dr. John F. Wall, Fredricksburg, VA.

Thursday,  August 10  – Laurence of Rome
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rayalaseema – (South India) The Rt Revd B D Prasada Rao
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  I am here abroad, I am here in need, I am here in pain, I am here in straits, I am here alone.  O God, aid me  — Celtic Charm.

Friday,  August 11  Clare of Assisi
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Recife – (Brazil) The Rt Revd João Cancio Peixoto
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. T. Larison and Patricia Phillips, Champaign.

Saturday, August 12  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rejaf – (Loryko, Sudan) The Rt Revd Enock Tombe
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rev. Brant V. Hazlett, Mt. Carmel.

Sunday,  August 13 – Pentecost 10
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  PRAY for Remo – (Lagos, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Michael Fape
DIOCESAN CYCLE: All Saints, Morton, The Rev. Matthew C. Dallman, Priest in Charge; Igunga Mission, Tanzania, Rev. Amos Chidemi; The Parish of Jesus the Saviour, Villa El Salvador, Lima, Peru, The Rev. Carlos Quispe, Priest in Charge; Birthday of The Rev. Joan Coleman, Roseburg, Oregon

Monday,  August 14  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Renk – (Upper Nile, Sudan) The Rt Revd Joseph Garang Atem
DIOCESAN CYCLE: Birthday of The Rev. Paul R. Dicks, Pewaukee, WI.

Tuesday,  August 15   Saint Mary the Virgin
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rhode Island – (Province I, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Nicholas Knisely
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. Matthew’s, Bloomington, dedication of original church building, 1876.

Wednesday,  August 16  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rift Valley – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd John Daudi Lupaa
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  O God, give us the courage to do the things we talk about and to practice the faith we preach.

Thursday,  August 17
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rio de Janeiro – (Brazil) The Rt Revd Filadelfo Oliviera Neto
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rev. James O. Cravens, Sherman.

Friday,  August 18  – William Porcher DuBose
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rio Grande – (Province VII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Michael Vono
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   God, fill us with your grace, for the sake of your anointed Son.

Saturday, August 19  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Perth – (Western Australia) The Most Revd Roger Herft;  The Rt Revd Kate Wilmot, Assistant Bishop;  Perth – Eastern and Rural Region – (Australia) The Rt Revd Tom Wilmot;
Perth – Goldfields-Country Region – (Australia) The Rt Revd Jeremy James;  Riverina – (Australia) The Rt Revd Rob Gillion
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Canon Timothy and Mary Hallett, Bloomington, IN; Birthday of The Rev. Dr. Arnold R. Hoffman, Glen Carbon.

Sunday,  August 20 – Pentecost 11
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Rochester, NY- (Province II, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Prince Singh;  Rochester – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd James Langstaff
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. Andrew’s Church, Edwardsville,  The Rev. Dr. Ralph McMichael, Priest in Charge;  Ndala Mission, Tanzania, Rev. Samwel Ivata; The Mission of St. Mary The Virgin, Villa Maria del Triunfo, Lima, Peru & supported missions, The Rev. Aurelio Rodriguez, Priest in Charge; Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Richard I. and Patricia Lewis, Danville.

Monday,  August 21   
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rockhampton – (Queensland, Australia) The Rt Revd David Robinson
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  O God, we ask for power, but even more for grace.

Tuesday,  August 22
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rokon – (Loryko, Sudan) The Rt Revd Francis Loyo Mori
DIOCESAN CYCLE: Birthday of Elisabeth, wife of the Rev. Dr. Thomas W. Langford, Springfield; Birthday of Betsy, widow of The Rev. Harry G. Newman, Bellevue, WA.

Wednesday,  August 23  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rorya – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd John Adiema;  Ruaha – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Joseph Mgomi
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rev. Jeffrey F. Kozuszek, Centralia.

Thursday,  August 24   St. Bartholomew the Apostle
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rumbek – (Bahr El Ghazal, Sudan) The Rt Revd Alapayo Manyang Kuctiel
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Admission of Diocese of Illinois by General Convention, 1835; Feast of Title, St. Bartholomew’s, Granite City; The Rev Jon E. Griffin, West Frankfort, Ordination to the Priesthood.

Friday,  August 25  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rumonge – (Burundi) The Rt Revd Pedaculi Birakengana
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Lord God, we ask for knowledge, but even more for imagination.

Saturday, August 26  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Rupert’s Land – (Canada) The Rt Revd Donald David Phillips
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rev. Can. Robert B. Koehler, San Antonio, TX.

Sunday,  August 27 – Pentecost 12
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Ruvuma – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Maternus Kapinga
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  We pray for all priests and lay people in the Diocese of Peru, Springfield and Tabora who labor in love unceasingly for the glory of our Lord, the King of Kings; Birthday of Mark Dirksen, husband of The Very Rev. Beth H. Maynard, Champaign; Wedding anniversary of The Rt. Rev. Daniel H. and Brenda Martins of Springfield.

Monday,  August 28   
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Ruwenzori – (Uganda) The Rt Revd Reuben Kisembo;  South Rwenzori – (Uganda) The Rt Revd Jackson Nzerebende
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of the Rev. Gerald W. Raschke, Springfield; Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Donald H. and Rikke Langlois, Chandler, AZ.

Tuesday,  August 29
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sabah – (South East Asia) The Rt Revd Melter Jiki Tais; The Rt Revd John Yeo, Assistant Bishop
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Dr. Arnold and Sharon Hoffman, Glen Carbon.

Wednesday,  August 30  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sabongidda-Ora – (Bendel, Nigeria) The Rt Revd John Akao
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  The Rev. James Muriuki, Cape Girardeau, MO., Ordination to the Priesthood; Wedding anniversary of The Rev. Dr. Gregory A. and Nada Tournoux, Springfield.

Thursday,  August 31  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Saldanha Bay – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Raphael Hess
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Lord, keep us in your power.

Friday,  September 1  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Salisbury – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Nicholas Holtam;  Salisbury – Ramsbury – The Rt Revd Edward Condry;  Salisbury – Sherborne – The Rt Revd Karen Gorham
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of Jacque, wife of The Rev. Canon William H. Moore, Jr. Wallace, NC.

Saturday, September 2  – The Martyrs of New Guinea
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sambalpur – (North India) The Rt Revd Pinuel Dip
DIOCESAN CYCLE:    Lord Jesus Christ, you are the Way, the Truth and the Life.

Sunday,  September 3 – Pentecost 13
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for San Diego – (Province VIII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd James Mathes;  San Joaquin – The Rt Revd David Rice, Provisional
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. John’s, Decatur, The Rev Richard A. Swan, Rector;  Isevya Parish Tanzania, Rev. Marko Kimashi, Rural Dean; The Mission of St.  Matthew, San Juan de Lurigancho, Lima, Peru, The Rt. Rev. Jorge Águilar, and The Rev. Jerry Acosta.

Monday,  September 4   
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Santiago – (Philippines) The Rt Revd Alexander A Wandag
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Give us insight, Lord, to understand and feel as others feel.

Tuesday,  September 5
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sao Paulo – (Brazil) The Rt Revd Flavio Augusto Borges Irala
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   St. Matthew’s, Bloomington, Admitted to the Diocese of Illinois, 1853; Birthday of Joyce, wife of The Rev. Dr. Daniel N. Karanja, Schertz, TX; Wedding anniversary of The Rev. James Muriuki and Jane Kamau, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Wednesday,  September 6  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sapele – (Bendel, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Blessing Erifeta
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Lord, continue to bless us with your love.

Thursday,  September 7  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Saskatchewan – (Rupert’s Land, Canada) The Rt Revd Michael William Hawkins;  Saskatchewan – Indigenous Ministry – The Rt Revd Adam Halkett;  Saskatoon – (Canada) The Rt Revd David Irving
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rt. Rev. Daniel H. Martins, XI Bishop of Springfield.

Friday,  September 8 – Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
ANGLICAN CYCLE:   Sebei – (Uganda) The Rt Revd Paul Kiptoo Masaba
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rt. Rev. Peter H. Beckwith, X Bishop of Springfield.

Saturday, September 9 – Constance and her Companions
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sekondi – (Ghana, West Africa) The Rt Revd Alexander Asmah
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Look kindly on our world, and may the Light we have in Jesus illuminate and brighten the entire world.

Sunday,  September 10 – Pentecost 14
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  PRAY for Seychelles – (Indian Ocean) The Rt Revd James Richard Wong Yin Song
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. Stephen’s Harrisburg, The Rev Timothy Goodman, Priest-in-Charge; Milambo Mission, Tanzania, Rev. Emmanuel Mabula; The Mission of The Holy Spirit, District of Independencia, Lima, Peru, The Rev. Esteban Zapata, Priest in Charge.

Monday,  September 11  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sheffield – (York, England) Vacant;  Sheffield – Doncaster – The Rt Revd Peter Burrows
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  O Lord God, your will is holy, loving and wise.

Tuesday,  September 12 – John Henry Hobart
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Shinyanga – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Charles Kija Ngusa
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Lord Jesus Christ, teach us to walk in your way more trustfully.

Wednesday,  September 13  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Shyira – (Rwanda) The Rt Revd Laurent Mbanda;  Shyira – (Rwanda) The Revd Samuel Mugisha Mugiraneza;  Shyogwe – (Rwanda) The Rt Revd Jered Kalimba
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Diocesan Synod of Illinois ratified the establishment of the Diocese of Springfield, 1877; Holy Trinity, Danville, Admitted to the Diocese of Illinois, 1866.

Thursday,  September 14  – Holy Cross Day
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sialkot – (Pakistan) The Rt Revd Alwin John Samuel
Guildford – Dorking – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Ian James Brackley
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Holy Spirit, guide us in our work for the Church.

Friday,  September 15  – Cyprian
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Singapore – (South East Asia) The Rt Revd Rennis Ponniah
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. John’s, Centralia, Admitted to the Diocese of Illinois, 1859; St. Thomas’, Salem, Admitted to the Diocese of Illinois, 1859; Redeemer, Cairo, Admitted to the Diocese of Illinois, 1864.

Saturday, September 16  –
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Sittwe – (Myanmar) The Rt Revd Dr James Min Dein
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Birthday of The Rev. Philip M. Lewis, Pueblo, CO; and of The Rev. Richard A. Swan, Decatur.

Sunday,  September 17 – Pentecost 15
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Sodor & Man – (York, England) The Ven Peter Eagles
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. Christopher Episcopal Church, Rantoul, The Rev. Steven Thorp, Vicar and the Rev. Ann Alley, Assisting Deacon; Tura Parish, Tanzania, Rev. Ernest Lugenzi; The Mission of Jesus Source of Life, District of Comas, Lima, Peru, Ms. Edith Varillas. Lay Minister.

Monday,  September 18  –
ANGLICAN CYCLE: Sokoto – (Kaduna, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Augustin Omole
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Lord, renew our spirits, that our work may not be to us a burden but a delight.

Tuesday,  September 19 –
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Soroti – (Uganda) The Rt Revd George Erwau
DIOCESAN CYCLE: Heavenly Father, may we rediscover those deep things on which our life depends.

Wednesday,  September 20 – Ember Day
ANGLICAN CYCLE: South Ankole – (Uganda) The Rt Revd Nathan Ahimbisibwe;  West Ankole – (Uganda) The Rt Revd Yona Katoneene
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   Birthday of Mary Ann “Marv”, wife of The Rev. Richard A. Swan, Decatur.

Thursday,  September 21   St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist
ANGLICAN CYCLE: South Dakota – (Province VI, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd John Tarrant
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Feast of Title, St. Matthew’s, Bloomington.

Friday,  September 22  – Ember Day
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  South Kerala – (South India) The Rt Revd Dharmaraj Rasalam
DIOCESAN CYCLE: The Rev. David J. Boase, Godfrey, Ordination to the Priesthood.

Saturday, September 23  – Ember Day
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  South West Tanganyika – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Matthew Mhagama;
Western Tanganyika – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Sadock Makaya
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Lord, bless the work that we do; bless it, and keep us in your power.

Sunday,  September 24   – Pentecost 16
ANGLICAN CYCLE: PRAY for Southeast Florida – (Province IV, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Peter David Eaton
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   St. James Chapel, Marion,  The Very Rev. Katherine Jeffrey, Priest-in-Charge;    Ilalwansimba Parish, Tanzania, Rev. Joel Kahindi; The Mission of St. Andrew, District of Puente Piedra, Lima, Peru, The Rev. Benjamin Salas, Priest in Charge; Wedding anniversary of the Rev. Paul R. and Christine Dicks, Pewaukee, WI; Birthday of the Rev. Cn. Dr. George E. Pence, Edwardsville; Birthday of Gina, wife of The Rev Charles Reischman, Littleton, CO.

Monday,  September 25  –
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Southeastern Mexico – (Mexico) The Rt Revd Benito Juarez-Martinez;
Western Mexico – The Rt Revd Lino Rodriguez-Amaro
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   Trinity, Jacksonville, Consecration of present church building, 1921.

Tuesday,  September 26 – Lancelot Andrewes
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Southern Brazil – (Brazil) The Rt Revd Dr Humberto Maiztegue
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  St. Bartholomew’s, Granite City, Consecration of present church building, 1906; Birthday of Terry, wife of The Rev Can. Robert B. Koehler, San Antonio, TX.

Wednesday,  September 27  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Southern Highlands – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd John Mwela
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  The Rev Cn Dale D. Coleman, Belleville, Ordination to the Priesthood.

Thursday,  September 28  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Southern Malawi – (Central Africa) The Rt Revd Alinafe Kalemba
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Wedding anniversary of The Very Rev. Ian C. and Catherine Wetmore, Lebanon; Birthday of the Rev. Mark S. Winward, Valrico, FL.

Friday,  September 29   Saint Michael and All Angels
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Southern Nyanza – (Kenya) The Rt Revd James Ochiel;  Victoria Nyanza – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd Boniface Kwangu
DIOCESAN CYCLE:  Feast of Title, St. Michael’s, O’Fallon; The Rt. Rev. Anthony F.M. Clavier, Glen Carbon, and The Rev Steven T. Thorp, Champaign, Ordination to the Priesthood.

Saturday, September 30  
ANGLICAN CYCLE:  Southern Ohio – (Province V, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Thomas Breidenthal
DIOCESAN CYCLE:   Father of all, accept our thanks for the joys of family and life.