Prayer Bead Devotion: The Full Circle Prayer

This devotion is intended to take us through a complete path to God, one that puts a “new and right spirit” within all of us: praise, confession, intercession, and thanksgiving. 

Cross: In the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, Amen.

Invitatory Bead: Create in me a clean heart, O God, and put a new and right spirit within me. (Psalm 51:10)

1st Cruciform Bead: I praise you, Lord, for . . .

            1st set of Week Beads: use each bead to praise God for His wondrous acts of grace.

2nd Cruciform Bead: I ask, Lord, for forgiveness for . . .

            2nd set of Week Beads: use each bead to confess your sins before God.

3rd Cruciform Bead: I pray, Lord, for . . .

            3rd set of Week Beads: use each bead to list prayer concerns for yourself or others.

4th Cruciform Bead: I thank you, Lord, for . . .

             4th set of Week Beads: use each bead to recall something for which you are thankful.

Invitatory Bead: recite The Lord’s Prayer

Cross: In the name of your Son, Jesus Christ, Amen.

One Response to Prayer Bead Devotion: The Full Circle Prayer

  1. […] The good news about prayer beads is there is no right or wrong way to use them! I have provided some basic information on our page, “Prayer Bead Basics.” I encourage you to review that to get familiar with the Protestant (or Anglican) prayer bead format. Also, one of the basic prayers I use when teaching people how to use prayer beads is called “The Full Circle Prayer.”  […]