Prayer of the Faithful 2nd Sunday of Easter April 3, 2016

Intercessions
  1. For the Church: that we may bring the light of Christ into the dark corners of our society and a message of hope to all who are struggling.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all the newly baptized throughout the world: that they may faithfully follow Jesus and keep the light of Christ burning in their lives.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all the human family: that Christ’s victory over death may bring hope and healing to all who are burdened by poverty, disease, prejudice and fear.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For all who are confused or doubting their faith: that they may experience the Risen Lord and discover the truth through His love.

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For vocations to religious life and the priesthood, to marriage and the single life and for those called to the deaconate: that they may be faithful to their call in life.

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.