O Most Holy Father, turn your gaze on the church universal so that its multitudes of holy saints may increase with each passing day.

O Most Wise Leader, during this time of great discernment in our nation, we pray that all citizens cast their vote in a spirit of reverence.

O Spirit of Light, open the minds and hearts of your people to be patient, vigilant and mindful of others so we will remain safe during the current surge of COVID 19.

O Merciful Master, relieve the pain and suffering caused by the current strife in Nigeria and Chile, as well as in the streets of Philadelphia, and bring an end to violence everywhere.

O Lord of All, welcome the holy Souls entering Your Kingdom as we remember each one who has died in these past 12 months.

Submitted by Terry Trudeau