Prayers of the Faithful

Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
Prayers of the Faithful for
October 6th and October 7th
1. For the Church: May it manifest God’s love and mercy through prayerful
    words and compassionate actions.
We pray to the Lord!
2. For World and National leaders: May they work together in finding ways
    to provide lasting peace, basic human dignity and honorable justice for all.
We pray to the Lord!
3. For our parish: May we welcome with open arms and sincere hearts
    those who seek to learn, live and love the Gospel of Christ.
We pray to the Lord!
4. For all who have been hurt, abused or dealing with doubt: May they
    find the strength to seek out God’s wisdom and find ministries
    that will aid them in recovery and restoration.
We pray to the Lord!
5. For all married couples: May they be great witnesses to the power of
    God’s love and the sacramental graces he has bestowed on them.
We pray to the Lord!
6. For all who are ill, for the special intentions mentioned in our petition book,
    and for those needs we hold in the silence of our hearts.
We pray to the Lord!

The Readings For:

Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost

September 23rd 2018