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Courses/Workshops on Prayer

P-2 Beginning to Pray (P-2)
This one of a series of pamphlets (P-2 to P-6) which complement each other and provide basic information
on its subject and a list of books relating thereto, prepared bythe Toronto Diocesan Prayer Committee.

view online: free
order: $0.50
P-5 Contemplative Prayer (P-5)
Contemplative Prayer  This one of a series of pamphlets (P-2 to P-6) which complement each other and provide basic information on its subject and a list of books relating thereto, prepared by the Toronto Diocesan Prayer Committee.
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-5 Personal Prayer Notebook (P-1)
A 9″ x 6″ three-ringed notebook by Harry Griffith with teaching on five facets of prayer: Adoration, Thanksgiving, Confession, Petition, and Intercession.  Your own prayers may be inserted.
order: $15.00
A Parish School of Prayer in Four Sessions (G-21)
A kit based on the ‘Rule of Life’ folder by AFP and an exercise derived from Henri Nouwen’s book “With Open Hands”- To be used in five sessions to establish prayer groups. Ten “Rule of Life” folders are included.)
order: $5.00
P-5 A Power House of Prayer (V-34)
A one-day workshop led by Canon Tom and Dr. Betty Gracie (First Director of AFP Canada, 1982-97)-to be used as is or as preparation for local leaders – contains vigil for preparation in advance, plus 8 other aspects of prayer to practice alone and/or in small groups – – (For Workbook and Leaders Guide. see G-23 and G – 24).
order: For Loan
P-5 Questions People Ask about Prayer (P/G-31)
19 Questions – How do you hear God? How long should you pray for someone? Why pray for healing? — Use one each time your group meets to add interest.
order: $1.50
P/G-30 Listening to God (P/G-30)
A booklet of ten Biblical selections chosen with the special intention of teaching a vital [though often absent] part of prayer, over a 10 day period. Written by Rosemary Green for Scripture Union.
view online: free
order: $1.00
G-20 Day of Prayer – in Three Parts (G-20)
A one-day event, in three parts, with Biblical focus on personal prayer, small group prayer and the parish as a praying unit.
view online: free
order: $1.00

Developing a Regular Prayer Life

P-4 Intercessory Prayers (P-4)
This one of a series of pamphlets (P-2 to P-6) which complement each other and provide basic information on its subject and a list of books relating thereto, prepared by the Toronto Diocesan Prayer Committee.
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-4 Daily Prayer (Sunday through Saturday) (P-8)
A day by day outline to help organize one’s daily prayers throughout a week under the headings of Adoration, Thanksgiving, Confession, Intercession, and Petition. A few prompters are listed. 
order: $1.00
P-4 A Practical Guide to Fasting (P-13)
When Ye Fast  A folder explaining practical methods for, and the value of, this ancient practice.order: $0.50
P-6 Spiritual Guidance (P-6)
This one of a series of pamphlets (P-2 to P-6) which complement each other and provide basic information on its subject and a list of books relating thereto, prepared by the Toronto Diocesan Prayer Committee.
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-6 A Rule of Life (P-7)
A flexible guide for controlling “spiritual slippage”.
order: $0.50
P/G-30 Listening to God (P/G-30)
A booklet of ten Biblical selections chosen with the special intention of teaching a vital [though often absent] part of prayer, over a 10 day period. Written by Rosemary Green for Scripture Union.
view online: free
order: $1.00
P/G-30 A Circle of Prayer: The Anglican Rosary for All of God’s People (P-41)
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order: $1.00
P/G-30 Prayer Walking (G-46)

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A Time for Self-Examination

 

P-12 A Self-Examination – Using the Beatitudes (P-12)
Self-Examination Using the Beatitudes  Know yourself through searching questions, given for meditation before God.
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-11 A Rule of Life (P-7)
A flexible guide for controlling “spiritual slippage”.
order: $0.50
P-37 A Prayer Inventory (P-37)
A Prayer Inventory a self-examination pamphlet intended to provide a resource to determine some ways to change and grow in our relationship with God.
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-11 A Self-Examination – Using the 10 Commandments and Prayers of Confession, Seeking and Forgiveness (P-11)
Self-Examination Using the Ten Commandments  Know yourself through searching questions, given for meditation before God. 
view online: free
order: $0.50

Praying for the Church – National/Diocese/Parish

P-36 Praying for your Spiritual Leaders (P-36)
Praying for your Spiritual Leaders  A pamphlet intended to provide a resource for those who would pray regularly for their Spiritual Leader(s).
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-36 Alongsiders Kit (G-16)
Alongsider’s Kit  Promotes prayer for parish and beyond, among those isolated from the parish family, shut-ins, and older
people generally.  Each participant needs a kit.

order: $6.00
P-36 Prayer in the Calling Process (G-27)
Calling Process  Prayer for the election of a Bishop or the appointment of a parish priest: contains schedule with Scripture to implement individual or group prayer.
order: $1.00

 

Parish Prayer Ministries

P-40 For Clergy to know resources of AFP: Meeting the needs of the Parish Priest (P-40)
Meeting the Needs of the Parish Priest  A summary of resources and suggestions to encourage prayer in various aspects of parish ministries and activities. 
view online: free
order: $1.00
P-36 Paying for Leaders: Praying for your Spiritual Leaders (P-36)
Praying for your Spiritual Leaders  A pamphlet intended to provide a resource for those who would pray regularly for their Spiritual Leader(s).
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-36 Shut-ins: Alongsiders Program (G-17)
The booklet which describes this parish program, with a guide to implementation and a commissioning service for the participants.
order: $1.00
P-36 Alongsiders Kit (G-16)
Alongsider’s Kit  Promotes prayer for parish and beyond, among those isolated from the parish family, shut-ins, and older
people generally.  Each participant needs a kit.

order: $6.00
P-36 Prayer Groups: Prayer Groups – A How to Booklet (G-22)
A booklet of practical help for formation, leadership, maintenance and other related matters for prayer groups.
order: $0.50
G-25 Prayer Groups: Prayer Chains (G-25)
Prayer Chains  Simplified guidelines to help establish a quick and vital parish response to those in need.
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order: $0.50
P-3 Family/Children: Family Prayer (P-3)
This one of a series of pamphlets (P-2 to P-6)
which complement each other and provide basic information on its subject and a list of books relating thereto, prepared by the Toronto Diocesan Prayer Committee.

view online: free
order: $0.50
P-39 Family/Children: Teaching Children to Pray (P-39)
Some suggested steps on teaching children to pray and using the Hand Prayer as a teaching guide. 
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order: $1.50
G-28 Vigils: Prayer Vigils (G-28)
For parish, Synod, or crisis – contains guidelines, sign-up sheets, signs, and leaflet “How To Spend an Hour in Prayer”.
view online: free
order: $2.00
G-28 Vigils: How to Spend an Hour in Prayer (P-14)
How to Spend an Hour In Prayer  A guide for praying during Prayer Vigils.
order: $0.50
P/G-32 Readers/Intercessors: Handbook for Readers and Intercessors (P/G-32)
A ‘how to’ guide for those who perform these tasks at worship services.  
view online: free
order: $1.00
P/G-34 Lent: Keeping a Holy Lent (P/G-34)
A description of the meaning of the time of Lent with some of the possibilities of making it a special time, including prayer suggestions and a daily schedule of scripture readings.
view online: free
order: $0.50
P-4 Lent: A Practical Guide to Fasting (P-13)
When Ye Fast  A folder explaining practical methods for, and the value of, this ancient practice.
order: $0.50
P-6 Counselling/Spiritual Direction: Spiritual Guidance (P-6)
This one of a series of pamphlets (P-2 to P-6) which complement each other and provide basic information on its subject and a list of books relating thereto, prepared by the Toronto Diocesan Prayer Committee.
view online: free
order: $0.50
Bible Study: A Cassette Study – Introducing the Bible by William Barclay (SC-1)
Introducing the Bible  by Dr. William Barclay.  What the Bible says and how to study it.
order: $9.00
G-26 House Groups: Parish House Groups (G-26)
A general overview of parish house groups and answers to questions relating to them. (Provided by Ottawa Diocese in the fall of 1999)
view online: free
order: $0.50
G-19 House Groups: A Home Quiet Day (G-19)
Brief hints and suggested time table.
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P/G-42 Pastoral Care: Pastoral Care & Prayer (P/G-42)
A pamphlet containing suggestions and
prayers for those who make pastoral visits.

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order: $1.00
P/G-41 Pastoral Care: Healing Prayer (P/G-41)
A practical guide for those involved or interested in prayer ministry teams.
view online: free
order: $1.00
P-15 Pastoral Care: A Prayer for the Healing of Memories (P-15)
A pamphlet containing a
prayer to be used for the healing of memories. 

view online: free
order: $0.50
P/G-33 Exercise: An Emmaus Walk – Meditation while Walking (P/G-33)
An exercise in which prayer and Scripture run
together in a walking meditation. Written by Brother Ramon, an
Anglican Franciscan.

view online: free
order: $0.50

AFP Prayer Cards by Esther Jackson

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