Prayer of the Faithful 11th Sunday of Ordinary Time June 12, 2016

Intercessions
  1. For the Church: that we who have been forgiven much, may love God and neighbor with grateful hearts.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For this community of faith: that we may be instruments of God’s forgiveness and mercy to all who are burdened by brokenness, alienation, and sin.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For growth in faith: that we may recognize our need for God, allow God to assist us each day and follow as God leads us to new and fuller life.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For a spirit of gratitude: that we may recognize all the gifts and opportunities that God has given us and show our gratitude by using them for God’s glory and the good of others.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For a spirit of honesty: that we may have the courage to admit our sin and humbly ask for God’s mercy and forgiveness.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all those suffering mentally, physically or spiritually: let us pray especially for those whose names have been placed on our altar.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all parishioners and loved ones who have died: that God will meet them face to face on their journey to eternal life.

We pray to the Lord.