Prayer of the Faithful 15th Sunday of Ordinary Time July 10, 2016

Intercessions
  1. For the Church: that we may recognize God’s presence in our lives and heed the word of life spoken in our hearts.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For the grace of compassion: that we may allow the pain and suffering of others to move our hearts and spirits to a loving response.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For the grace of humility: that God will help us to honestly acknowledge our strengths and weaknesses and place all of them at the service of God and neighbor.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For the gift of courage: that we may let go of our fear and carry out all that God asks of us.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all who have been the victims of crime: that God will heal their loss and help them to continue to be open to those who come into their lives.

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.