Thursday, June 05, 2014

Archbishops call on church to pray for new disciples of Jesus

Lambeth Palace press release
June 4, 2014

This Pentecost, the archbishops of Canterbury and York are calling on the church to pray for those who have not yet encountered the love of God in Jesus Christ.

The call to prayer for evangelism at Pentecost, which is celebrated on Sunday (June 8), was the first task given to the Archbishops’ Evangelism Task Group by the General Synod of the Church of England in November last year. The Task Group was set up by the Synod to facilitate the outworking of the priority of “Intentional Evangelism.”

ve put together printed and online prayer resources, which are available at There is also a short video, which explores the question: “What is evangelism?”

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