Prayers of the Faithful

April 2019

Apr 27

April 28 ~ 2nd Sunday of Easter

+ May the Church rededicate herself to living and proclaiming Christ's mercy.  Lord of mercy and peace, we pray. + May the human family find the true peace that flows from the union of justice and love.  Lord of mercy and peace, we pray. + For the leaders of our country:  we pray that opposition gives way to reconciliation and...
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Apr 20

April 21 ~ Easter Sunday

+ In thanksgiving and gratitude, we ask your blessings on all those present here today.  Holy Spirit of gladness and joy, we pray. + May the people of the lands where Jesus once walked discover a path forward where all see what is common in their humanity so that all may experience peace.  Holy Spirit of gladness and joy, we pray. +...
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Apr 13

April 14 - Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

+ May the suffering and death of Jesus Christ strengthen the Church in holiness and give her new growth.  Jesus who died for our sins, we pray. + May the leaders of our country and people in wealthy nations heed the call to share their resources with those living in poverty and facing violence in Central America.  Jesus who died for...
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Apr 6

April 7 ~ 5th Sunday of Lent

+ For those preparing to be received into the Church this Easter: that they will remain faithful to Christ all the days of their lives.  Lord who is justice and love, we pray. + For those experiencing hardship from violence in their societies and in their despair are seeking to flee.  May they find welcoming arms and be shown...
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