Prayers of the Faithful

April 2016

Apr 30

May 1 ~ Sixth Sunday of Easter

+ May all bishops help to bring about change and peace to the world by their prayers and example.  Almighty God, our Father, we pray. + May divisions be healed, violence cease, and the peace and justice of your kingdom reign in every nation on earth.  Almighty God, our Father, we pray. + Help us to open our hearts to your peace, no...
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Apr 23

April 24 ~ Fifth Sunday of Easter

+ For Pope Francis and all the bishops of the Church: that they may be blessed and bring the Good News of love to the human family.  Lord of light and compassion, we pray. + For all those in the world who are suffering from natural disasters or violence: may they be comforted by the caring of others who come to their aid.  May you...
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Apr 16

April 17 ~ 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. + That those in the world who have gone astray like sheep, will hear the voice of the Good Shepherd, the guardian of their souls.  Jesus, Good Shepherd, we pray. + For the people of...
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Apr 2

April 3 ~ Sunday of Divine Mercy

+ That, on this divine Mercy Sunday, the Church will rededicate herself to living and proclaiming Christ's mercy.  Jesus, light of divine mercy, we pray. + May Christians around the world give witness to love and faith in Jesus Christ amid political-religious conflicts.  Jesus, light of divine mercy, we pray. + For those of us who,...
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