Prayers of the Faithful

April 2018

Apr 21

April 22 ~ Fourth Sunday of Easter

+ For the bishops, the shepherds of the Church: that they will be filled with the zeal and fervor of divine love.  Jesus, good shepherd, we pray. + May those who govern favor the paths of dialogue, reconciliation and commitment to peace.  Jesus, good shepherd, we pray. + Help us to know in our hearts that you are our shepherd, that...
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Apr 14

April 15 ~ Third Sunday of Easter

+ May those who were baptized and confirmed at Easter grow ever stronger in their faith and be powerful witnesses of your love in the world.  Holy Spirit, our inspiration, we pray. + For the world:  we raise our voice in prayer for peace and healing in Syria and Israel, for the Palestinians, and among all peoples and nations, and to...
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Apr 7

April 8 ~ Divine Mercy Sunday / 2nd Sunday of Easter

+ On this Divine Mercy Sunday, may the Church rededicate herself to living and proclaiming Christ's mercy.  Christ, all hope realized, we pray. + That leaders of governments will work to ensure that all people can live in full and unrestricted freedom.  Christ, all hope realized, we pray. + As you did in the early church, bless all...
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