Lord, may the truth of your resurrection widen the horizons of our hope. May we encounter and recognize you in our everyday life situations
“What are you discussing as you walk along?”
“Repent and be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins: and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.” (Acts 2:38)
May the joy of your promise of eternal life open our hearts to your truth.
Lord, help me to recognize your presence in 5he members of my parish and the members of my family.
Loving and compassionate God, we thank you for the times when you are very present to us. We thank you, also, for the times when your presence is not so real and we sense an absence.
"So let us confidently approach the throne of grace to receive mercy and to find grace for timely help." (Hebrews 4:16)
“If I then your Lord and Master have washed your feet, you too must wash each other’s feet.”( Jn 13:1-14)
Hail to you, our King. You alone are compassionate with our errors
Gracious Father, help us by your grace to spend these days in the quiet reflection and contemplation of our lives, so that we may freely offer them back to, just as you Son offered his life for all of us
Lord life is your gift. Help us to enjoy the beauty of this gift by looking at your blessings on us each day and being grateful to it.
Loving and compassionate God, help us to contemplate the passion and death of your son
Lord Jesus, as we celebrate the feast of St. Joseph grant us his faith, untiring service and above all his humility and acceptance in the plan of God.
The Jews picked up rocks to stone Jesus.
“If today you hear his heart, harden not your hearts.” (Ps 95:8)
"If you remain in my word, you will truly be my disciples, and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." (John 8:31b-32)
Lord, Open my eyes and my heart to experience your great love for me now
"You judge by appearances, but I do not judge anyone." (John 8:15)
“...from now on do not sin anymore.” (Jn 8:11)
Lord, make us tolerant and loving of all who love you
Help me to be strong this day, that what the world thinks of me is not as important as what you think of me
The works that the Father gave me to accomplish, these works that I perform testify on my behalf that the Father has sent me. (Jn 5:31-47)
Holy Spirit to be with us during this time frame of the Earth
“Rise, take up your mat, and walk.”(John 5:8).
“Unless you people see signs and wonders, you simply will not believe.” (John 4:50)