Prayers of the Faithful Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord May 28 2017

Readings
  • For all priests, religious, deacons, married and single persons: may each continue the apostolic work of witnessing to the Resurrection and building up the Body of Christ

We pray to the Lord.

  • For all nations and peoples: that the Good News which frees hearts and brings conversion may be preached to all and bring forth a new flowering of peace and justice in our world

We pray to the Lord.

  • For the grace to forgive: may we forgive and be freed of the desire for vengeance toward all who have gossiped, lied or harmed us

We pray to the Lord.

  • For all experiencing persecution or terrorism especially in England and Egypt: may they draw strength, healing and hold fast to the hope won by the victory of Christ

We pray to the Lord.

  • For all children especially those who receive Confirmation and First Communion: may God keep them safe from harm and help them to discover the many blessings that are in their lives

We pray to the Lord.

  • For all who are sick or facing surgery: may God’s love bring them healing, hope, and courage. Let us pray especially for those whose names have been placed on our altar.

We pray to the Lord.

  • For all who have died: may they rejoice in the reward of Everlasting Life. We pray especially for Giuseppina Paniccia, Eleonora Marshall, Joe Freitas, Antonio Lattanzio, Maria Nguyen thi Hoi, Tran van Than, Nguyen van Bang, Nguyen thi Rot, Ximena Andrade, Rodante Topacio, Juliet Williams

We pray to the Lord.

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