Prayers of the Faithful

September 2016

Sep 24

September 25 ~ 26th Sunday in ordinary Time

+ During this Year of Mercy, may we open ourselves up to your mercy and allow Jesus to come toward us by approaching him in the confessional.  Holy Spirit of hope, we pray. + For the poor, the homeless, the sick, victims of violence and those who are suffering:  that you will rescue and comfort them, especially through our own works...
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Sep 17

September 18 ~ Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ During this Year of Mercy, may the Church go forth toward those who are wounded and in need of an attentive ear, understanding, forgiveness and love.  Lord of Mercy, we pray. + For the conversion of all those in the world whose lives are dominated by envy, violence or hatred.  Lord of Mercy, we pray. + For our world: that the...
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Sep 10

September 11 ~ Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ That the Church will be a place of mercy freely given, where everyone can feel welcomed, loved, forgiven and encouraged to live the life of the Gospel.  Welcoming Father, lover of our souls, we pray. + On this 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, we pray for those who were killed, for the consolation of their...
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Sep 3

September 4 ~ Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ By participating in the sacraments and meditating on Scripture, may Christians become more aware of their mission to evangelize.  Jesus, Light of the World, we pray. + That, through the intercession of the newly canonized saint, Mother Teresa of Calcutta, we will be able to see and reach out to Christ in the needs of our neighbors. ...
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