Prayers of the Faithful

February 2016

Feb 27

February 28 ~ Third Sunday of Lent

+ For the Church: that all clergy may deepen their desire to lead your people to holiness.  Holy Spirit who guides us, we pray. + For the world: that those who hold public office may imitate your goodness, and secure justice and the rights of all oppressed.  Holy Spirit who guides us, we pray. + Although we yearn to see you and hear...
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Feb 20

February 21 ~ Second Sunday of Lent

+ That the Church will be a place of mercy freely given where all are encouraged to live the good life of the Gospel.  Jesus, merciful one, we pray. + For the world: may all men and women who work against injustice and seek to make the human journey on earth more joyful, be blessed by you.  Jesus, merciful one, we pray. + As did...
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Feb 13

February 14 ~ First Sunday of Lent

+ During this Lent may the Church share the Gospel message of love with those who live in material, moral or spiritual poverty.  God of all love, we pray. + May you heal nations in turmoil because of violence, affliction and oppression; and bring peace to their people.  God of all love, we pray. + We lift our voices in thanksgiving...
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Feb 6

February 7 ~ Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ For Pope Francis, all bishops, heads of parishes, and all clergy:  May they be strengthened in their teachings to win the hearts of all.  King of the Universe, we pray. + For the world:  In faith, we raise our voices in prayer for peace and healing among peoples and nations, and to give voice to those not able to make their...
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