Prayers of the Faithful

October 2018

Oct 27

October 28 ~ 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ Through the Church's announcement of the Gospel, may your word increase love in all of us.  Lord, protector of simple hearts, we pray. + That our participation in World Mission Day may renew within us and all Christian communities the joy of the Gospel and our responsibility to announce it.  Lord, protector of simple hearts, we...
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Oct 20

October 21 ~ Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ That the church and all it members may follow the example of their Lord, who came not to be served, but to serve.  Holy Spirit, giver of life, we pray. + In thanksgiving for all the baptisms, first communions, confirmations and reconciliations; all the funerals and marriages; and all the celebrations that have taken place in St. Anne...
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Oct 13

October 14 ~ Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church go forth toward those who are wounded and in need of an attentive ear, healing and love.  Holy Spirit who fills us with love, we pray. + For refugees and displaced persons: that they will be kept safe and be given a new home.  Holy Spirit who fills us with love, we pray. + For those affected by Hurricane Michael, the...
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Oct 6

October 7 ~ Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church help to heal those who were victims of clergy abuse and take strong steps so that this will not happen again.  Lord, who leads us to life, we pray. + For those who hold public office: may they imitate your goodness in securing justice and the rights of all the oppressed.  Lord, who leads us to life, we pray. +...
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