[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On May 25, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry leads the Thy Kingdom Come videos for the Worldwide Anglican Communion. Thy Kingdom Come is a campaign initiated by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby calling for prayer by individuals, congregations and families.
Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension Day – May 25 – and Pentecost – June 4 – for more people to come to know Jesus. #ThyKingdomCome
Presiding Bishop Curry’s video is also here.
A new inspirational video message featuring a different religious leader each day will be presented throughout Thy Kingdom Come.
- May 25 #ToJesus: The Most Rev. Michael Curry, presiding bishop and primate, the Episcopal Church
- May 26 #Praise: His Eminence Christoph Cardinal Schonborn, archbishop of Vienna
- May 27 #Thanks: The Most Rev. Paul Kwong, archbishop of Hong Kong
- May 28 #Sorry: The Ven. Liz Adekunle, archdeacon of Hackney, London
- May 29 #Offer: The Rt. Rev. Griselda Delgado del Carpio, bishop of Cuba
- May 30 #PrayFor: The Most. Rev. Fred Hiltz, archbishop and primate, the Anglican Church of Canada
- May 31 #Help: The Most Rev. John Sentamu, archbishop of York and primate of England
- June 1 #Adore: The Rev. Roger Walton, president, British Methodist Conference
- June 2 #Celebrate: His Grace Bishop Angaelos, general bishop, the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom
- June 3 #Silence: Br. Keith Nelson, the Society of St. John the Evangelist
- June 4 #ThyKingdomCome: The Most Rev. and Rt. Hon. Justin Welby, archbishop of Canterbury and primate of All England
All videos will be available here
Prayer resources for individuals, congregations and/or families can be downloaded at no fee here.
Resources and information
A wide selection of resources and information are available to participate in many ways in Thy Kingdom Come:
• Episcopal Church and Thy Kingdom Come here
• Thy Kingdom Come here
• Prayer resources that can be downloaded at no fee are here
• Join the Facebook page here
• A Prayer Journal to record thoughts, prayers and ideas throughout Thy Kingdom Come; for young people and adults. Download at no fee here.
• “Episcopal Church’s sense of prayer aids ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ campaign” by Episcopal News Service here