Prayer of the Day

May 14, 2024

O glorious St. Matthias … you were selected by the twofold sign of the uprightness of your life and the call of the Holy Spirit. Obtain for us the grace to practice the same uprightness of life and to be called by that same Spirit to wholehearted service of the Church. Amen!

May 13, 2024

Come, O Holy Spirit of Life and help us in our weaknesses, in our troubles and in our struggles. We do not always know how to pray as we should, so we ask you to intercede for us. Grace our prayers with your groanings too deep for words and set our hearts on fire with your love. Help us to be Read More...

May 12, 2024

Help us, O God, to remember that our lives are a gift, that our health is a blessing, that this new day is filled with awesome potential, and that we have the capacity to bring something wholly new and unique and good into this world. Help us to remember to be kind and patient with ourselves and Read More...

May 11, 2024

O God, we seek the unity of our lives in you. Help us by the power of your Son’s Passion, Death and Resurrection to trust in your presence. May our prayers find their way into your heart. Helps us to trust that you will answer them not so that our will be done but your will. Grace us with hearts Read More...

May 10, 2024

Open our hearts, O Lord, and enlighten our minds by the grace of your Holy Spirit, that we may seek what is well-pleasing to your will and so order our doings after your commandments, that we may be found fit to enter into your everlasting joy, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. (Prayer by St. Bede the Venerable)

May 9, 2024

O God of all life, enliven us with the gift of your Spirit to be busy about living not busy about dying today. Help us with your grace to live life to its fullest and not stand gazing back into the past hoping for what was. Today is a new day and may we live it with energy, enthusiasm and faith. Read More...

May 8, 2024

O God of all life, direct our hearts throughout this day in your wonderful Spirit of hope, so that we may know it is you at the center of all we are, all we want, and all we are meant to be. Keep us always faithful to your everlasting Spirit of Life and remind us that in your Spirit that we live, Read More...

May 7, 2024

Lord, teach us to be generous; Teach us to serve you as you deserve; To give and not to count the cost; To fight and not to heed the wounds; To toil, and not to seek for rest; To labor, and not to ask for reward - except to know that we are doing your will. (Adapted from a prayer by St. Ignatius of Loyola)