Prayers of the Faithful

August 2017

Aug 19

August 20 ~ Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church be a place of mercy freely given, where everyone can feel welcomed, loved, forgiven and encouraged to live the good life of the Gospel, bringing us closer to you.  Jesus, Prince of Peace, we pray. + For those who hold public office: may they imitate the goodness of the Lord, who secured justice and the rights of all the...
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Aug 12

August 13 ~ Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ For the protection and strengthening of the Church wherever she is persecuted.  Father, our strength in trials, we pray. + May terrorism in the world nd and bring blessings of lasting harmony throughout all nations.  Father, our strength in trials, we pray. + We call to mind all that is harmful in our nation and not in harmony with...
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Aug 5

August 6 ~ The Transformation

+ May the Church radiate the beauty of the transfigured Jesus through her preaching, teaching, and social outreach.  Jesus, our light and life, we pray. + We pray for our nation, that your love and compassion will bring truth, justice and growing harmony to our land.  May it begin with us.  Jesus, our light and life, we pray. +...
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