Prayer of the Faithful 29th Sunday of Ordinary time October 16, 2016

Readings
  1. For the Church: that we may pray unceasingly and be open to God’s invitations to greater discipleship

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For the grace of perseverance: that we may consistently call upon God in our times of need and remain open to God’s love

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For fidelity: that God will sustain us as we encounter challenges and keep us faithful to the virtues of the Gospel

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all who have been victims of crime: that God will heal their painful memories, free them from fear and give them hope

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all who work for justice and the rights of the oppressed: may they find strength and perseverance through prayer and the Holy Spirit

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For the sick: that they know healing thru the care of the Body of Christ. Let us pray especially for those whose names have been placed on our altar.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all who have died: that they know the eternal happiness of heaven.  We pray especially for: Archbishop Hanna Zora, Fr. Italo Reich, Fr. J. Vincent Thomson, Francesco Vescio, Guiliano Ciabarri, Transito Menjivar Guardado, Morettin Angelo, Joseph Thien Pham, Petozzi Rina, Mercedes Abella, Vincenzo Serra, Cazzolli Scandolari
    o the Lord.