Prayers of the Faithful – February 22, 2015

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  1. For the Holy Father and all bishops, that throughout this Lenten season they may guide Christ’s Church with holy wisdom, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our community and nation, that a Lenten spirit of peace and charity may guide our political leaders to a genuine concern for the needs of the poor and marginalized, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For an increase in vocations during the Year of Consecrated Life, that God will bless our families, bless our children, and choose from our homes those needed for His work, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For our parish family, that during this season of Lent all may come to a closer relationship with God through acts of prayer, fasting, and charity, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For all of those who perpetrate acts of war and violence, that the peace of Christ may fill their hearts and lead them to true repentance and the salvation of their souls, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – February 15, 2015

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  1. For the Holy Father and all bishops, that through the intercession of Our Lady of Lourdes they may guide Christ’s Church with holy wisdom, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our country, that our lives and our laws may always promote what is best for children and for families, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the sojourner and stranger among us, that they may be met with hands and hearts open in friendship, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase in vocations during the Year of Consecrated Life, that God will bless our families, bless our children, and choose from our homes those needed for His work, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For all those who put themselves in harm’s way to keep others safe, that God will watch over them and keep them safe from harm, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – September 17th, 2014 — Confirmation

  1. For Holy Mother Church, that she may unite all people of good will who honestly desire to know, to love, and to serve God, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our political leaders, that the understanding that what is good for the family is good for the country may be a pillar of their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the sojourner and stranger, for the immigrant, for the poor and the marginalized, and for the homeless, that they may be met with hands and hearts open in friendship, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For these sons and daughters of God and His Church, that they give witness to Christ through lives built on faith, hope, and charity, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For the parents and godparents, that they may be models of faith and that by word and example they may encourage the confirmands always to live lives that are a witness to the Holy Gospel and worthy of their Christian dignity, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – September 14th, 2014

  1. For Holy Mother Church, that she may unite all people of good will who honestly desire to love and to serve the Lord, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our political leaders, that the understanding that what is good for the family is good for the country may be a pillar of their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the sojourner and stranger, for the immigrant, for the poor and the marginalized, and for the homeless, that they may be met with hands and hearts open in friendship, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase in Adorers at the Pope John Paul the Great Perpetual Adoration Chapel and for a worldwide increase in the recognition of Christ present Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity in the Blessed Sacrament, which is the source and summit of our spiritual life, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For our soldiers, sailors, and airmen – especially those who are entering basic training – that God may protect them and watch over them always, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – September 7th, 2014 YOUTH MASS

  1. For the Shepherds of Christ’s holy Church, especially Francis, our pope; Robert, our bishop; and Father Angelo, our pastor, that these men may always be effective witnesses to the love of God and to the dignity of an authentically Christian life, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For the youth of our parish, for their friends, and for all young people throughout the world, that all may grow in the theological virtues of faith, hope, and charity, and in the cardinal virtues of prudence, justice, temperance and fortitude, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For an increase in Adorers at the Pope John Paul the Great Perpetual Adoration Chapel and for a worldwide increase in the recognition of Christ present Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity in the Blessed Sacrament, which is the source and summit of our spiritual life, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase of vocations to the ministerial priesthood, the permanent diaconate, and to religious life, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For our service men and women in the armed forces, that God may protect them and watch over them always, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – September 7th, 2014

  1. For Holy Mother Church, that she may unite all people of good will who honestly desire to love and to serve the Lord, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our political leaders, that a dedication to the common good and to the advancement of all may be a pillar of their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For those suffering from sickness, injury, or infirmity – especially those who are a part of our parish family, that they may find both healing and comfort in their time of need, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase of vocations to marriage and for a deep respect for the Sacrament of Matrimony, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For our soldiers, sailors, and airmen – especially those who are entering basic training – that God may protect them and watch over them always, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And that Missouri legislators will have the courage to protect and defend the lives of those who cannot speak for themselves, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – August 31th, 2014

  1. For Holy Mother Church, that she may unite all people of good will who honestly desire to love and to serve the Lord, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our political leaders, that a dedication to the common good and to the advancement of all may be a pillar of their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For those suffering from sickness, injury, or infirmity – especially those who are a part of our parish family, that they may find both healing and comfort in their time of need, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase of vocations to marriage and for a deep respect for the Sacrament of Matrimony, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For our soldiers, sailors, and airmen – especially those who are entering basic training – that God may protect them and watch over them always, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And that Missouri legislators will have the courage to protect and defend the lives of those who cannot speak for themselves, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – August 24th, 2014

  1. For Christ’s Holy Church, that she may always be an effective witness to the love of God, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our political leaders, that the recognition that what is good for the family is good for the country may guide them in their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the sojourner and stranger, for the immigrant, for the poor and the marginalized, and for the homeless, that they may be met with hands and hearts open in friendship, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase of vocations to the ministerial priesthood, the permanent diaconate, and to religious life, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For our service men and women in the armed forces, that God may protect them and watch over them always, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.

Prayers of the Faithful – August 17th, 2014

  • For Christ’s Holy Church, that she may be a beacon calling all to the fullness of truth, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For our political leaders, that the recognition that what is good for the family is good for the country may guide them in their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For the community of Ferguson and for all communities throughout the world suffering from unrest, that a spirit of peace and reconciliation can bring healing, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For those throughout the world suffering persecution, especially the community of Christians in Iraq, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For our service men and women in the armed forces, that God may protect them and watch over them always, let us pray to the Lord.
  • And for a respect for all human persons from conception until a natural death, and for an increased awareness of the dignity of the human person, created in the likeness and image of God, let us pray to the Lord.