Fürbitten zum Patricksday 2003

P: O God, with St. Patrick to intercede for us, we pray to You:

V: Let us pray for all Christians that the faith they profess with their lips may bear fruit in their lives. for this let us pray to the Lord…
Chor/Alle: "Lord, hear our Prayer"

V: Let us pray for our civil, political and religious leaders that they may lead by word and example: for this let us pray to the Lord…
Chor/Alle: "Lord, hear our Prayer"

V: Let us pray for a true and lasting peace and reconciliation in Ireland, in the Near East and in all our world: for this let us pray to the Lord…
Chor/Alle: "Lord, hear our Prayer"

V: Let us pray for ourselves that we may realize the great treasure we possess in the Christian faith and experience joy in living it: for this let us pray to the
Lord…Chor/Alle: "Lord, hear our Prayer"

V: Let us pray for all those who passed on the faith to us, often at great cost, and who are now deceased that God may reward their faithfulness: for this let
uspray to the Lord…Chor/Alle: "Lord, hear our Prayer"

P: May the power of God preserve us, the wisdom of God instruct us, the hand of God protect us, the way of God direct and the shield fo God defend us. We ask this through Christ Jesus, our Lord.