Prayers of the Faithful

Third Sunday of Advent
Prayers of the Faithful for
December 15th and 16th

1. That the Church, as the Body of Christ, will continue to courageously spread the Joy of the Gospel and the mysteries of faith to the world.
We pray to the Lord!

2. That all nations recognize the coming of our Lord and the dawning of God’s peaceful kingdom on earth.
We pray to the Lord!

3. That those who are alone or grieving during this Advent season may be consoled through the comfort and joy of their family and friends.
We pray to the Lord!

4. That local leaders will remember that all children are a gift from God and work tirelessly to protect and provide them a safe environment to live in.
We pray to the Lord!

5. That within our parish there will be a greater spirit of charity and a renewal of love and peace for all families as they gather together during the upcoming Christmas holiday.
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:

Third Sunday of Advent
December 16th 2018