Prayers of the Faithful

November 2015

Nov 28

November 29 ~ First Sunday of Advent

+ May this Advent be for the Church a faith-filled journey toward the horizon of hope.  Father of love, we pray. + Grant that violence be overcome by the power of love.  Father of love, we pray. + For an end to warfare: that weapons will be dismantled to become instruments of peace over the earth.  Father of love, we pray. +...
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Nov 22

November 22 ~ Feast of Christ the King

+ That, as the Year of Consecrated Life draws to a close, religious men and women may rediscover the joy of following Christ and strive to serve the poor with zeal.  Christ our King, we pray. + For world leaders:  that they will see their power as a sharing in your authority and reflect this in the way they guide and provide for their...
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Nov 14

November 15 ~ Thirty-third Sunday in Odinary time

+ That pastors of the Church, with profound love for their flocks, may accompany them and enliven their hope.  God of power and mercy, we pray. + For the world:  that God may strengthen the resolve of leaders to end the fighting and choose a future of peace.  God of power and mercy, we pray. + For the poor, the hungry, the...
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Nov 7

November 8 ~ Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ That, through the Church's faithful announcement of the Gospel, your Word may increase love and give full meaning to pain and suffering.  Lord of all love, we pray. + May the grieving families of the victims of the plane crash in Egypt be comforted by hope in your mercy, love, and everlasting joy with You in heaven.  Lord of all...
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