Prayers of the Faithful

March 2018

Mar 31

April 1 - Feast of The Resurrection of the Lord

+ That the newly baptized and confirmed will find in the Church the meaning and happiness for which their hearts long.  Holy Spirit of gladness and joy, we pray. + In this sacred season, may the song of Resurrection find its place in our hearts.  Holy Spirit of gladness and joy, we pray. + In thanksgiving and gratitude, we ask your...
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Mar 29

March 25 ~ the Passion of the Lord

+ May the suffering and death of Jesus Christ strengthen the Church in steadfast holiness and give her new growth.  Jesus, glorious Redeemer, we pray. + Bless our catechumens and candidates.  May these final days of preparation be an occasion of transforming grace for them.  Jesus, glorious Redeemer, we pray. + We ask you, Lord,...
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Mar 17

March 18 ~ Fifth Sunday in Lent

That the Church will spread the spirit of love and gather all peoples to unify the nations in peace.  Lord of unity, we pray. For those preparing to be received into the Church this Easter: that their embrace of the Lord's prayer will keep them close to Christ.  Lord of unity, we pray. For your love which you have written upon our...
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Mar 10

March 11 ~ Fourth Sunday in Lent

+ For those preparing to enter the Church at Easter who will receive the Second Scrutiny this weekend:  that you will free these elect from the false values that can blind us.  Holy Spirit, our light and salvation, we pray. + In faith, we raise our voices in prayer for peace and healing among peoples and nations.  Help us to give...
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Mar 3

March 4 ~ Third Sunday of Lent

+ For those preparing to enter the Church at Easter who this weekend receive the First Scrutiny:  that they will find in the Creed of the Church the sustenance to live a holy life.  Jesus, our peace, we pray. + May the leaders and people of wealthy nations heed the call to share what You have entrusted to them with those...
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Mar 1

February 25 Second Sunday of Lent

That the Church will stand before the world without stain or blemish, holy and obedient to your word.  Jesus, our light and our life, we pray. For the whole world: may our days truly become the acceptable time of grace, salvation and peace.  Jesus, our light and our life, we pray. Like Abraham, how often you call us to go forth into...
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