Category: Prayer

Prayers – Sunday 29-04-2018

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2018 In today’s Gospel reading, Jesus tells  us that  He is the vine, we are the branches and without Him we cannot bear fruit.  We pray for the grace to remain always close to Him, through prayer and love of neighbour, so that our lives be fruitful and...

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Prayers – Sunday 22-04-2018

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2018 In today’s gospel Jesus reminds us that He is the Good Shepherd who cares for us and that He is the gate through which we can gain entry to eternal life. We pray now for the strength and perseverence to live by His commandments and earn the...

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Prayers – Sunday 15-04-2018

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2018 In today’s Gospel we read how the disciples who met Jesus on the road to Emmaus recognised Him at the breaking of the bread, and how the others were convinced of His Resurrection when He showed them His injured hands and feet, and ate grilled fish. As...

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Prayers – Sunday 08-04-2018

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2018   In today’s Gospel, we read how Thomas doubted the resurrection of the Lord until he himself could see the wounds in his hands and side. We pray to our Father in heaven that he bless us with faith and that we, without seeing Jesus’s wounds, would...

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Prayers for Easter Saturday / Sunday 1,2-04-2018

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL   EASTER SATURDAY/ SUNDAY, APRIL 1st/2nd 2018 As we celebrate the Resurrection of Christ, let us remember the true meanings of this great Feastday.  The response to each prayer is “Lord, hear our Prayer”.   Easter is Light – – May each of us carry the Light of Easter in our...

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Prayers for Holy Thursday – 29-03-2018

PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL HOLY THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2018   In our gospel reading tonight, Jesus reminds us that in the washing of feet, he has given us a model to follow.  We pray that in our every thought and action we be loyal followers of Christ treating our fellow man and woman with kindness,...

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Prayers for Palm Sunday – 25-03-2018

PRAYER OF THE FAITHFUL PALM SUNDAY,  MARCH 25, 2018 In today’s reading of the Passion, we see that Peter, who had seen Jesus transfigured on Mount Tabor and recognised him as the Saviour, deny him three times. At this difficult time for the Church, we ask for the faith to stand by Jesus and have...

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