celebrating fathers on Father's Day

The Paternal Embrace, a prayer of thanksgiving

Luke 15 God of everlasting love and patience, as you called the prodigal to return to the family home, so you call us to return to you. Thank you for claiming us like a father, embracing us as your own children, for loving us with your infinite love. Help us experience your paternal embrace and […]

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Litany for Fathers — adapted by Janice Hill, USA

This litany has been written or adapted by Janice Hill (not sure). If adapted, the source is unknown.  If you recognise this litany, please help us identify the original author.  Thank you. Leader: Fathers come in many different forms, and today we celebrate them all! All: Thank God for fathers! Leader: Everyone here is either […]

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