Prayer of the Day

Jan 9, 2019

PRAYER FOR THE HOMELESS God of compassion, Your love for humanity was revealed in Jesus, whose earthly life began in a stable and ended in the pain and isolation of the cross. We hold before You those who are homeless, hungry and cold. Draw near and comfort them in spirit and bless those Read More...

Jan 8, 2019

OPEN OUR HEARTS Creator, open our hearts to peace and healing between all people. Creator, open our hearts to provide and protect for all children of the earth. Creator, open our hearts to respect for the earth, and all the gifts of the earth. Creator, open our hearts to end Read More...

Jan 7, 2019

A PRAYER FOR OUR FAMILY O Dear Jesus, I humbly implore You to grant Your special graces to our family. May our home be the shrine of peace, purity, love, labor and faith. I beg You, dear Jesus, to protect and bless all of us, absent and present, living and dead. O Mary, loving Mother of Read More...

Jan 6, 2019

EPIPHANY OF OUR LORD Jesus Christ, Light of the World has been born to dispel the darkness that covers its people. God’s glory appears in human form. Life on earth will never be the same again! Father God, the star that led the Magi to the stable announced to the world that its Savior was Read More...

Jan 5, 2019

PRAYER FOR THE INTERCESSION OF SAINT JOHN NEUMANN O Saint John Neumann, your ardent desire of bringing all souls to Christ impelled you to leave home and country; teach us to live worthily in the spirit of our Baptism which makes us all children of the one Heavenly Father and brothers and Read More...

Jan 4, 2019

PRAYER OF ELIZABETH ANN SETON O Father, the first rule of Our dear Savior's life was to do Your Will. Let His Will of the present moment be the first rule of our daily life and work, with no other desire but for its most full and complete accomplishment. Help us to follow it faithfully, so Read More...

Jan 3, 2019

THE MOST HOLY NAME OF JESUS... God, You appointed Your only-begotten Son to be the Savior of mankind, and You commanded His Name to be Jesus. I beg that a most ardent love of Your Divine Son imprint that Name upon my heart; that it always be on my mind, and frequently on my lips; that it be my Read More...

Jan 2, 2019

PRAYER TO SAINT BASIL Dear Saint Basil, you lived among Saints - your parents and your best friend, Gregory Nazianzen. You were an inspiration of true monastic life and a reformer of priests and laity. Help those who work for moral reform in our turbulent age. Give them a true knowledge of Jesus so they will draw all people to him. Amen.