Prayers of the Faithful

January 2018

Jan 27

January 28 ~ Fourth Sunday inOrdinary Time

+ May the Church stand tall before the world without stain or blemish and be holy and obedient to your Word.   Lord, giver of true peace, we pray. + For the Christian faithful and all people of goodwill, that we might fnd the compassion to walk in solidarity with immigrants and refugees, and the courage to advocate on their...
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Jan 20

January 21 ~ Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May the Church be ever more fervent in proclaiming your Kingdom.  Father, creator of the universe, we pray. + In the world today torn by strife, we pray that as your people, we may shine forth as a prophetic sign of unity and concord.  Father, creator of the universe, we pray. + Lord, we ask that you give us the strength to defend...
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Jan 13

January 14 ~ 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

+ May blessings on this Week of Prayer for Christian Unity see all Christians become one in faith, hope and charity.  Spirit of love, we pray. + For our country as we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, that we will see an end to all racism, bigotry and prejudice.  Spirit of love, we pray. + Although we may come from different...
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Jan 6

January 7, 2018 ~ Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord

+ May the Church be like the star of Epiphany, drawing the world to worship Jesus Christ.  Lord of shining radiance, we pray. + During this National Migration Week, we pray for all people who are migrating, particularly those who are forced from their homes or separated from their families because of violence and persecution.  Protect...
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