May no trial, no trouble, no oppression,
no hunger, no poverty, no death, nothing sad, nothing joyful, nothing just or unjust separate us from Christ so that he may dwell within us here, and we may abide with him for ever and ever.
THE WORLD CAN BE A DARK PLACE. GIFT THE LIGHT AND LIFE OF JESUS CHRIST AND TOGETHER WE CAN BRIGHTEN THE WORLD.
Heavenly Father, since the time of the Apostles you have inspired the Church to commission certain members to assist in a special way in the pastoral mission of Christ. Bless the deacons and all other ordained and non-ordained ministers that …