Prayer of the Faithful 14th Sunday of Ordinary Time July 3, 2016

Intercessions
  1. For the Church: that we may recognize God’s presence in both the extraordinary moments and in ordinary events of our lives.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For grace of deeper trust in God: that we may surrender our fears to God who makes all things work for the good and who is always with us.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For a growth in faith: that we may keep Christ as the center of our attention and never tire of calling out for God’s saving help when a crisis arises.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For freedom from fear: that we may hear the voice of Christ calling us to not be afraid and confidently move forward each day.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all who are facing the storms of persecution, particularly the Christians in Iraq and Syria: that God will keep them safe and help them to faithfully witness to the Gospel.

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 especially for: Antonio Giglio, Donato Di Rito, Victoria Nesci, Margaret Malgorzata Hirniak

We pray to the Lord.