|Is. 54:13 – “All your children shall be taught by the Lord, and great shall be the prosperity of your children.” |
We pray that children and youth may be guided by the Lord to grow in wisdom and strength, in favour of God.
|Is. 58:10 – “If you offer your food to the hungry and satisfy the needs of the afflicted, then your light shall rise in the darkness and your gloom be like the noonday.” |
We pray that governments and people all over the world may work towards equality and justice across all social strata, and without discrimination.
|2 Mac 8:18 - “We trust in the Almighty God, who is able with a single nod to strike down those who are coming against us, and even, if necessary, the whole world.” |
We pray for all soldiers at the borders that the Lord may protect them, comfort them in their times of loneliness and fear, and give them strength and courage.
|Sir. 2:11 – “For the Lord is compassionate and merciful; he forgives sins and saves in time of distress.” |
We pray that all those contemplating suicide and murder may be touched by the Lord, and may have a change of heart, having felt God’s infinite love and mercy.
|Mt. 6:12 – “And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.” |
We pray that all of us and our families may constantly strive to forgive, and let the peace of God reign in our hearts and lives.
|Lk. 10:25- “Teacher,” he said, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” |
We pray that as we move through lent our hearts maybe focused on eternal life in all our thoughts, words and actions.
|Mt. 7:12 – “In everything do to others as you would have them do to you; for this is the law and the prophets.” |
We pray that we may always treat others with mutual respect and love, knowing that Jesus lives in everyone.
|Eze. 18:27 – “Again, when the wicked turn away from the wickedness they have committed and do what is lawful and right, they shall save their life.” |
We pray for the conversion of hardened sinners that they will be witnesses of God’s love and that they may attain eternal life.
|Heb 13:3- “Remember those who are in prison, as though you were in prison with them; those who are being tortured, as though you yourselves were being tortured.” |
We pray for the prisoners most of them innocent that they may experience the loving presence of Jesus through the work of the prison ministry.
|Sun 28/02/2021||Mat 5:48- “Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.” |
We pray for all the Kalina-Kurla prayer group leaders, core EC/ZC/BPN representative, that they may strive for perfection and be models of the living Christ to their prayer group members and parishioners.