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#THY KINGDOM COME - A GLOBAL WAVE OF PRAYER - 25 MAY - 4 JUNE

Published: 18 May 2017

Ely Cathedral are joining in with the global wave of prayer as part of 'Thy Kingdom Come' from 25 May - 4 June.

Last year more than 100,000 Christians of all denominations joined with the Archbishops of Canterbury and York to pray during the 10 days between Ascension and Pentecost. This year, even more are expected to participate between May 25 and June 4.

Archbishop Justin Welby says: "Jesus prayed at the Last Supper that we, those who follow him, might 'be one that the world might believe'. We are invited to make a lasting difference in our nations and in our world, by responding to his call to find a deep unity of purpose in prayer. Archbishop John Sentamu said '"Remember, whilst the big events are fantastic, Thy Kingdom Come is really about being part of a movement of prayer - so small is beautiful, for Jesus says 'where two or three gather together in my name...' "

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