Blessing of a home — Zambia

 

Scripture sentences

Psalm 127:1

Proverbs 18:10

 

Word of Blessing

God, creator of the universe and giver of all possession, we thank you for the privilege given to this family [insert names].  We dedicate this house to you and declare that your light shines in this house. Our prayer is that nothing evil will disturb the peace of this house. We declare that this house is consecrated for your glory in Jesus the Christ. Amen.

Closing Words

May no evil befall you nor any plague or calamity come near your tent.

Creating new liturgies for Zambia today

These worship items were written collaboratively by a group of theology students at the United Church of Zambia University in Mindolo: Karen Mukuwa, John Chitimbwa, Tomas Siwale, Harison Phiri, Samuel Simuchenje Nachinzi, Daniel Kabulwe, Mable Chitatu, Cosmas Mwale, Kennedy Mwisheta and Alinani Mutambo

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