February 12 ~ Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ That the Church may act as a mediator in finding solutions to problems affecting peace, social harmony, and the defense of human life and civil rights.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ May those engaged in business serve the common good by working to make the goods of the world accessible to all.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ In making the major choices in our lives, help us to trust in you so that we may live.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ In thanksgiving for all St. Anne parishioners who come from other countries and in gratitude for all the ways they enrich our parish community.  We ask for your blessings on the Sunday gathering in their honor.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ We pray for all those who receive the Sacrament of Anointing at this weekend's Masses.  In your grace, bring them your healing, strength and wholeness.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ For the grace to obey and to teach others the commandments.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ For all those who are sick especially Betty Bertoldi; and Alice Rosenthal.  Also, we pray for those who have died including Florence Pung and Michelle Ryan  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

+ In thankfulness for all that is written in our Parish Book of Thanksgiving.  We pray also for the intentions written in the Parish Book of Intercessions and those we hold in the silence of our hearts.  Lord of Wisdom, we pray.

The Petitions offered at Saturday vigil and Sunday Masses are written by  St. Anne parishioners who meet to consider the needs of our community, our church and our world in light of the scriptures.  If you would like to participate in this ministry, you are already invited:  No experience or special knowledge is needed, just a heartfelt desire to pray with our community.  For questions, or to participate, please call Carol Ford at 206-281-5920.