General Intercessions ~ February 1-2, 2020

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord

11:00 Mass add, “Let us pray . . . “

For the Church throughout the world:

For the refiner’s fire that purifies and clarifies . . .

For the willingness to do God’s work, whatever the cost:

Sung or spoken response

For Black History Month:

For awarenessof the vast contributions of people of color . . .

For knowing ourselves as one human family:

For Super Bowl weekend:

For all in danger of human trafficking, exploitation,orabuse. . .

For freedom and fullness of life for all:

For parents who fear for their children’s safety:

For those whose fear is compounded by the reality of racism . . .

For the day when no sword will pierce a parent’s heart:

For those who are nearing the end of their lives:

For a peaceful journey home to God . . .

For the consolation of those who mourn:

Christine Eberle