Prayers of the Faithful

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

Prayers of the Faithful for

(August 19th and 20th)

1. That our Church will remain a model of faith where all are welcomed,
    loved, forgiven and encouraged by our Gospel teachings.
We pray to the Lord!
2. That world leaders will be more open to accepting immigrants and
    religious tolerance to embrace peace, justice and dignity.
We pray to the Lord!
3. That our nation will incorporate into our laws and policies the founding
    fathers’ words of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
We pray to the Lord!
4. That our parish will continue to be a center for encouraging,
    protecting and cherishing the gift of life.
We pray to the Lord!
5. That more men and women will hear and answer the call to
    become priests, deacons and religious brothers and sisters.
We pray to the Lord!
6. That those who are ailing in mind, body and spirit will find
    the consolation of the Lord’s presence.
We pray to the Lord!
7. For the special intentions mentioned in our petition book,
    and in the silence of our hearts.
We pray to the Lord!

 

 

 


Readings for Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

(August 19th and 20th)