Prayers of the Faithful

July 2018

Jul 28

July 29 ~ Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church stand as a living witness to truth, freedom, peace and justice.  Holy Spirit, our hope, we pray. + Help us to live our lives, not in scarcity of spirit, but rather in the joy of your abundance toward all.  Holy Spirit, our hope, we pray. + As we face difficult decisions or stressful problems, may you always give us...
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Jul 22

July 22 ~ Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

 + May the shepherds of the Church proclaim Christ, admonishing and teaching with all wisdom.  Lord of spirit and light, we pray. + For the leaders of the world's countries:  may they not mislead or divide their citizens or cause injustice; but rather care for all their people, governing them wisely and doing what is right and...
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Jul 14

July 15 ~ Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church act as mediator in finding solutions to problems affecting peace, social harmony and civil rights.  Christ, our light, we pray.   + That priests may find help and comfort i their intimacy with you and in their friendship with their brother priests.  Christ, our light, we pray. + We pray for the state of...
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Jul 7

July 8 ~ Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church be a place of mercy freely given where everyone can feel loved, forgiven and encouraged to live the life of the Gospel.  Lord of mercy and help, we pray. + In a world torn by strife, may your people shine forth as a prophetic sign of unity and harmony.  Lord of mercy and help, we pray. + In thankfulness for the...
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