Weekly Prayers of the Faithful

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph, A, December 29, 2019

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph, A, December 29, 2019 On this Feast of the Holy Family we remember that God honored the family by sending his Son into our world through a family, a family like our own which faced danger, worry,  and heartbreak, and enjoyed many  instances of wonder, delight, and… Continue reading The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph, A, December 29, 2019

Weekly Prayers of the Faithful

Third Sunday of Advent A, December 15, 2019

Third Sunday of Advent A, December 15, 2019 On this day we hear of John the Baptist, the messenger sent ahead to prepare the way of the Lord.  May we heed John’s call to repentance as we seek to encounter Jesus through the prayers that we offer. That Church leaders may take to heart their… Continue reading Third Sunday of Advent A, December 15, 2019

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First Sunday of Advent A, December 01, 2019

First Sunday of Advent A, December 01, 2019 As we enter this Advent season, may we stay awake and prepare ourselves for the unexpected hour when the Son of Man will come. That the Church may be ever alert, awake, and observant so that it will recognize the coming of the Lord into our midst.… Continue reading First Sunday of Advent A, December 01, 2019

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Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe C, November 24, 2019

Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe C, November 24, 2019 On this last Sunday of the Church year, we acknowledge the kingship of Jesus in our lives and offer our prayers that we may be faithful and loving members of his kingdom on earth. That Pope Francis’ pastoral visit to Japan… Continue reading Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe C, November 24, 2019