Prayers of the Faithful 2nd Sunday A 2011

For the santification of the church we pray to the Lord, that the church overcome divisions and remain united in spirit and purpose, we pray to the Lord:

For the church being newly build through our Yes to be holy we pray to the Lord:

That political leaders and rulers govern with honesty, justice and a spirit of love, we pray to the Lord:

That wealthy nations share their abundance with poor countries, we pray to the Lord:

For the grace of humility: that we may use our gifts in the service of God and be open to the gifts of others, we pray to the Lord:

For all who are suffering from natural disasters and their aftermath, especially those in Haiti, Brazil and Australia. We pray to the Lord:

For our desire to 'label' people we pray for the deeper love of Jesus:

For all those in danger and need: the sick and the suffering, prisoners, captives, and their families, the hungry, homeless, and oppressed. We pray to the Lord:

For our community and all who are called to follow Jesus, help us to reach out to those who feel excluded, especially the poor, immigrants and the disabled, we pray to the Lord:

For we receive the Holy One who makes us holy, we pray to the Lord: