Archive for the 'Prayers' Category

April 12, 2015

a prayer to make poverty history

a prayer to make poverty history By: Cardinal O’Brien Lord of Life, Open our eyes to make us: Aware of the poverty suffered by others; Aware of the immorality of allowing that suffering to take place; Aware of our rights as citizens to be heard; Aware of the men, women and children dying as we […]

April 5, 2015

a prayer for resurrection power

O God, this glorious Easter morning the resurrection promises us the inheritance of new life in Jesus Christ. May we live in resurrection power as your abiding grace moves us to ensure that the full abundance of your creation is used to conquer  hunger and poverty in our world as surely as you have conquered sin, death […]

March 29, 2015

a simple prayer for the poor

Make us worthy, Lord, to serve those people throughout the world who live and die in poverty and hunger. Give them through our hands, this day, their daily bread, and by our understanding love, give them peace and Joy. Amen  a simple prayer of Mother Teresa for the poor and hungry Bookmark on Delicious Digg […]

March 22, 2015

a prayer for grace

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March 15, 2015

a prayer to recognize our opportunities

Again we come to your throne of grace, gracious Lord, recognizing that your presence is everywhere. This morning we bow before you in humble recognition of your power, your glory, and your everlasting love.  Be with us throughout this day. Make it truly a day of rest and worship. Help us to fully be engaged […]

March 8, 2015

a prayer for those that serve

Almighty God, who has taught us that the meaning of life is to be found in putting SERVICE ABOVE SELF, we beseech thee to bless all who give themselves in the service of their fellow men and women; endue them with wisdom, patience, and courage to strengthen the weak and to raise up those who […]

March 1, 2015

keep us busy, Lord

O Powerful Father, Please make me a diligent worker in your Kingdom. Help me not to be lazy or selfish with my time, energy and money. You are a God of action and intervention in the problems and troubles of people. Help us to pattern our lives after your example and become involved in the […]

February 22, 2015

walking with wonder and reverence

O gracious and and merciful Father, You have graced us with another beautiful day. Thank you for such a precious gift. Help us truly live alive during this day. Help us see the awesome work of creation with fresh eyes. Help us walk with both wonder and reverence on this planet you created so perfectly. […]