Prayers of the Faithful – August 10th, 2014

 

  1. For the shepherds of the Church, that their devotion to Christ’s One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church may be a compelling witness to all, 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 among us, that they may be met with hands and hearts open in friendship, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For those throughout the world suffering persecution, especially the community of Christians in Iraq, 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 for Sunday, August 3, 2014

  1. For the Catholic Church, that she may be a constant witness to the beauty that is life lived in service to 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 among us, that they may be met with hands and hearts open in friendship, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For the universal recognition that Christ is central to family and married 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. For the success of the mission of the Sisters in Jesus the Lord and of all missionaries throughout the world, let us pray to the Lord.
  7. 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 – June 22, 2014

  • For the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church, that she may unite all people of good will in one communion of truth and charity, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For our leaders in local, state, and national government, that a firm dedication to the common good and a special focus on the needs of the poor and marginalized may guide them in their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For the sojourner and stranger among us, that we may see in each other the presence of Christ, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For our soldiers and sailors in the armed forces, that all may return home in safety, let us pray to the Lord.
  • For vocations to the priesthood, permanent diaconate, and to religious life, 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.

Prayers of the Faithful – May 18, 2014

  1. For Holy Mother Church, that she may be an effective and tireless witness to the beauty that is the life of faith, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our political leaders, that a constant resolve to advance the good of all may guide them in their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the victims of the wildfires in California, and especially for the safety of the Prince of Peace Abbey, that they may be comforted in their suffering by Christ’s love and by the assistance of others, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For an increase in participation in adoration at the St. John Paul the Great Perpetual Adoration Chapel, that many may be moved to prayer before the Blessed Sacrament, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For vocations to marriage and for those who live within the Sacrament of Matrimony, and for the universal recognition that Christ is central to family and married life, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. For our service men and women in the armed forces, that all may return home soon and in safety, let us pray to the Lord.
  7. 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 – May 11, 2014

  1. For the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church, that she may be a constant and faithful witness to truth, justice, and mercy in the world, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our leaders in local, state, and national government, that a firm dedication to life and the dignity of all may guide them in their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the sick and sorrowful; for those who mourn; and for those who suffer spiritual or physical oppression, that they may find freedom and comfort in the embrace of Christ’s love and mercy, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For the people Raytown and the surrounding communities, that we all may live in peace and harmony, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For the farmers, the gardeners, and all who toil to bring forth an abundant harvest, that their fields be blessed with ample rain and calm weather let us pray to the Lord.
  6. For our service men and women in the armed forces, that all may return home soon and in safety, let us pray to the Lord.
  7. 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 – May 4, 2014

  1. For the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church, that she may unite all people of good will in one communion of truth and charity, let us pray to the Lord.
  2. For our leaders in local, state, and national government, that a firm dedication to the common good and a special focus on the needs of the poor and marginalized may guide them in their work, let us pray to the Lord.
  3. For the sick and sorrowful; for those who mourn; and for those who suffer spiritual or physical oppression, that they may find comfort in the embrace of Christ’s love and mercy, let us pray to the Lord.
  4. For the sojourner and stranger among us, that we may see in each other the presence of Christ, let us pray to the Lord.
  5. For our soldiers and sailors in the armed forces, that all may return home in safety, let us pray to the Lord.
  6. For vocations to the priesthood, permanent diaconate, and to religious life, let us pray to the Lord.
  7. 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.