January 3 ~ The Epiphany of the Lord

+ That by means of dialogue and charity and with the grace of the Holy Spirit, all Christians may overcome divisions.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.

+ May the observance of National Migration Week move many in all nations to help the migrants and refugees of the world in their need.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.

+ May the gift that we have to bring to the manger be your love manifested, on earth, in us.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.

+ May we, too, adore the child in Mary's arms for he is our savior.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.

+ For the grace to surrender all selfish ways and follow the Way, who is Christ.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.

+ For all those who are sick especially Charlene Collora; Mike Finn; Michelle Betts, Mary Shelley, Levi Jennings, and Peter Maricich.  We pray also for those who have died.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.

+ In thankfulness for all that is written in our Parish Book of Thanksgiving.  We pray also for the intentions written in the Parish Book of Intercessions and those we hold in the silence of our hearts.  Holy Spirit who renews the face of the earth, we pray.