Prayers of the Faithful

November 2014

Nov 29

November 30 First Sunday of Advent

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL November 30, First Sunday of Advent   + May Advent for the Church be a faith-filled journey toward the horizon of hope.  Jesus, who comes as promised, we pray. + Help us to trust in your plan for peace for all humanity in the grim reality of war, terrorism, hatred and unrestrained violence.  Jesus,...
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Nov 23

November 23 Christ the King

+ In this year dedicated to consecrated life, may religious men and women rediscover the joy of following Christ and strive to serve the poor with zeal.  Lord, our King and Shepherd, we pray. + May the truth, the justice and the sovereignty of Christ the King rid the world of every trace of hatred.  Lord, our King and Shepherd, we...
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Nov 15

Nov. 16 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL November 16, Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time   + For all those who suffer loneliness, may the Church help them to experience your closeness.  Lord, who remains with us always, we pray. + For peace in our time, according to your will. Lord, who remains with us always, we pray. + For those deprived...
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Nov 8

Prayers of the Faithful

+ May the Church be renewed in holiness and be the place where the Holy Spirit flourishes.  Holy Spirit dwelling within us, we pray. + For all those who are forgotten or cast off, that each human life may be valued as a priceless gift.  Holy Spirit dwelling within us, we pray. + An inscription in the St. John Lateran Basilica...
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Nov 2

November 2, All Souls Day

November 2, 2014 All Souls Day + May the Church and all people of goodwill work together for peace in the world in our time.  Lord of both living and dead, we pray. + Grant that violence be overcome by the power of love, that opposition give way to reconciliation, and that the desire to oppress be transformed into the desire for...
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