- Nicene Creed
- The Apostle's Creed
- Our Father (Lord's Prayer)
- Hail Mary
- Glory Be
- Psalm 23
- Lord Jesus, You are my Healer and Provider.....
- Powerful prayer in Urgent Need to the Infant JESUS
- Prayer for a Special and Urgent Request
- Prayer to Saint Jude Thaddeus in Desperate and Hopeless situation
- Prayer to St. Expedite - for speedy help in urgent...
- Shoulder wound of Jesus . . ..
- Prayer to the Passions and Wounds of Jesus
- Prayer to Saint Michael
- Psalm 71
- Psalm 91
- Psalm 119 ~ Praise God for giving such splendid laws and instruction for His people to live by
- Help Needed, Lord have Mercy on me
- Contribution 4 Blog
Tuesday, 18 March 2014
Prayer intentions of the Holy Father, Pope Francis for 2014
General intention, is now called the Universal intention which addresses a need or category relevant to all people and all cultures, such as, the elderly, respect for women, the media, the unemployed, refugees, and the lonely. Mission intention, is now called the Evangelization intention, introducing people everywhere to the person of Jesus Christ, for conversion begins and there is no end in that relationship between Christ and the believer. Pope Francis sees prayer as the first step in the New Evangelization.
Economic Development. That all may promote authentic economic development that respects the
dignity of all peoples.
Christian Unity. That Christians of diverse denominations may walk toward the unity desired by Christ.
Elders. That the Church and society may respect the wisdom and experience of older people.
Collaboration in Evangelization. That priests, religious, and lay people may work together with
generosity for evangelization.
Respect for Women. That all cultures may respect the rights and dignity of women.
Vocations. That many young people may accept the Lord’s invitation to consecrate their lives to
proclaiming the Gospel.
Ecology and Justice. That governments may foster the protection of creation and the just distribution of
Hope for the Sick. That the Risen Lord may fill with hope the hearts of those who are being tested by
pain and sickness.
Media. That the media may be instruments in the service of truth and peace.
Mary’s Guidance. That Mary, Star of Evangelization, may guide the Church in proclaiming Christ to all
Unemployed. That the unemployed may receive support and find the work they need to live in dignity.
Faith in Europe. That Europe may rediscover its Christian roots through the witness of believers.
Sports. That sports may always be occasions of human fraternity and growth.
Lay missionaries. That the Holy Spirit may support the work of the laity who proclaim the Gospel in the
Refugees. That refugees, forced by violence to abandon their homes, may find a generous welcome and
the protection of their rights.
Oceania. That Christians in Oceania may joyfully announce the faith to all the people of that region.
Mentally disabled. That the mentally disabled may receive the love and help they need for a dignified
Service to the poor. That Christians, inspired by the Word of God, may serve the poor and suffering.
Peace. That the Lord may grant peace to those parts of the world most battered by war and violence.
World Mission Day. That World Mission Day may rekindle in every believer zeal for carrying the Gospel
into all the world.
Lonely people. That all who suffer loneliness may experience the closeness of God and the support of
Mentors of seminarians and religious. That young seminarians and religious may have wise and well‐
Christmas, hope for humanity. That the birth of the Redeemer may bring peace and hope to all people of
Parents. That parents may be true evangelizers, passing on to their children the precious gift of faith.