Introduction (with preparation guidelines)
Order of worship
Gathering chant: GIVE US LIGHT (Jyothi Dho)/ India
Opening responses: Beneath the mists of time…
Song: GOD BEYOND ALL NAMES
A Woman’s Tale: a monologue by Hagar
Song: FROM ADAM CAME THE APPLE
Common Ground: what do the world’s religions have in common?
Link & conversation
This is followed by a celebration of elements common to the different faiths.
During which a chant (GOD BEYOND ALL NAMES or CHITRA’S SONG are sung)
Song: CHITRA’s SONG
Song: MEN AND WOMEN, LET US WALK TOGETHER (Sarantanai)/ Bolivia
WE WILL WALK WITH GOD (Sizohamba)/ Swaziland
Jesus – The Only Way?
a) Gospel reading: Jesus said, ‘Set your troubled hearts at rest…’
b) Prayer: You did not say you were the answer…
Responses/ Affimation: We believe in God, who chose a wandering people for his own…
Song: ALL THE WONDER
Closing responses: God of the watching ones….