Prayer of the Faithful 33rd Sunday of Ordinary time November 13, 2016

Readings
  1. For the Church:  that we may offer hope and vision to the whole human family in times of confusion and chaos

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For a spirit of hope: that we may grow in our abiding trust that God is always with us and will never abandon us

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For courage to face the future: confident that God is always with us, makes all things work together, and desires to give us the fullness of life

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For an end to violence and murder in our communities: that God will turn hearts from violence and help us recognize the value and dignity of each human life

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For children who are rejected, abused or neglected:  that God’s tender compassion will comfort them and that they may experience nurturing love

We pray to the Lord.

  1. For the ill, broken and grieving: that they be strengthened by God’s spirit and presence. 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 will rest forever in the loving embrace of God. We pray especially for Fr. Brian P. Higgins, CSB, Tony Kandaji, Gius Tran Hien Chin, Anncaterina Nguyen Thi Khai, Foti Maria Teresa, Tamburro Giuseppe

We pray to the Lord.