The collect /ˈkɒlɛkt/ is a short general prayer of a particular structure used in
Christian liturgy. ... In the 1973 translation of the Roman Missal by the ICEL, the
word collecta was...
irst of all, I want to thank you for your willingness to serve God in this important
capacity. Being called on to lead an opening or closing prayer is a meaningful ...
An opening prayer can function, also, in this capacity - leading God's people to
..... We come to you as we are, called to be saints, holy ones, but so often less ...
Apr 20, 2014 ... The opening prayer in a Christian devotion is usually called "the invocation". I
have never heard the term "the invocator". I have heard, "She will ...
Opening Prayer for a Baccalaureate Service ... The Lord Almighty called the
prophet Jeremiah, saying, "Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and
Mar 16, 2008 ... The opening prayer of the Mass is one of the most ancient parts of the opening
rites of the Eucharistic liturgy. The General Instruction of the ...
Oct 15, 2012 ... Here's a list of some of the opening prayers or prayers of invocation on this blog.
... Ash Wednesday Opening Prayer ... Called from busy-ness.
Get tips for planning the Opening Prayer of your Christian wedding ceremony
and choose from one of these three sample prayers.
General opening prayers: Loving Father, we thank ... Extend the prayer by adding
Psalm 139 v1-6 & 13-14: .... Our Father has called us to worship. Leader: We ...
May 12, 2009 ... Haven't we already been praying this whole time? Yes perhaps. But as we shall
see this prayer was (and still is) traditionally called the “Collect.