Prayer intentions of the Bishop

 

Prayer intentions 2019

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October

With the Virgin Mary, patron saint of our diocese, let us pray the Holy Spirit, that He gives us the strength and the courage to undertake the needed changes in our ways of evangelizing our area…

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September

During these last months of our synodal process, let us pray the Lord that his love in us, which has become the treasure of our life, arouse an interest and a fascination among our sisters and brothers.

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August

Let us pray that Christians discover and respond to today's requirements of evangelization

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July

Let us pray the Lord that he sustains our deep longing to take together right now the turn to the mission

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June

Let us pray the Holy Spirit to remain with us, to advise us and to give us the strength and insights to discern together guiding directions for our Diocesan Church

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May

Let us pray that, with Mary, we might share more and more the life of the resurrected Lord, listening to the voice of the Holy Spirit, and discerning together the next steps of our synodal process

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April

Let us pray that in this period of joy and renewal, our life and the life of our communities be radiant with the Life and Joy of the Risen Christ

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March

The document “Monthly Prayer Intentions of Our Bishop” is shorter this March. The intentions for the last four Sundays of March, during Lent, are those, which appear in the document, which was sent to parishes with liturgical proposals for Lent, in relati

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February

“Let us pray that the economical, relational, intellectual, cultural as well as spiritual rights of all impoverished people around us be recognized.”

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January

‘That peace might prevail in our world which faces large-scale migration caused by wars, economic crises and persecutions, let us pray that these people might be welcomed with kindliness and compassion, and thus experience a sign of hope’

Prayer intentions 2018

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December

‘Let us pray for all those who will walk to the light of Christmas while matching their deeds and their words to help Life spring out around them.’

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November

‘God Our Father, as individuals and in our communities, following Jesus under the guidance of the Spirit, we pray you, that the synodal process we are undertaking is an opportunity to engage on a common path with a renewed thrust, assurance and fervour, f

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October

‘Let us pray for the bishops, gathered in Rome around Pope Francis from the 3rd to the 28th of October, for the Synod of bishops 2018: “Young people, faith and vocational discernment”. That any direction taken meet the challenges, the concerns and the dr

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September

‘Let us pray, that our Diocesan Christian community demonstrate unity in love, according to Our Lord’s will; that we achieve more and more areas of alliance between God, us and the world, and that in our mist occur many acts of mutual assistance, solidari

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August

‘Let us pray for people who are evicted and/or driven away from their country; those who are under threat and must leave hurriedly their land at the risk of their life; those who are taken advantage of by large multinational companies at the expense of lo

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July

“Teach us O Lord to have a more balanced life in order to provide our family members all they need, by giving ourselves time to rest and revitalize ourselves physically, mentally, and spiritually.”

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June

‘Let us pray that the lay faithful may fulfill their specific mission, the mission that they received in Baptism, putting their creativity at the service of the challenges of today's world.’

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May

« Let us pray that the family be recognized as a treasure of mankind, in every economic, social and political decisions to be made. »

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April 2018

‘For all volunteers who devote themselves to our society and our Church, in the manner of Jesus that they flourish in their invaluable service to mankind and in solidarity with community organizations. We praise you Lord!’

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March 2018

« Let us pray for those women who, inspired by the Gospel in their efforts to colour the social, cultural and religious life of their neighbourhood, are committed to promote human dignity. »

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February

«Let us pray for consecrated persons and laypersons who become associates in a Religious or Secular Institute; that their missionary engagement reach out to the poor, the dropouts, the voiceless, and thus that their own life testimony be an inspiring mode

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January

‘Let us pray that Christians and other religious minorities may live their faith freely and without discrimination’

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Intention of Prayer April 2017

Intention of Prayer April 2017

Intention of Prayer May 2017

Intention of Prayer May 2017