Easter Sunday Prayers of People

Prayers of the People for Easter Sunday, April 12th, 2020

The response to Praying together: “Hear us Lord of Glory”

God of Beauty and Wonder: pray with us, with Mary Magdalene, and with all to feel and experience the transformation of the Resurrection, that we, like you, may live the Resurrected Life. (Pause Moment)…. Praying together: Hear us Lord of Glory”

God of New Life and Hope: we pray together with the Parishes of Fogo Island, East and West, and with the universe that we may live with everyone and everything as one together, seeing and feeling the potential and promise as you see the World. (Pause Moment)…. Praying together: Hear us Lord of Glory”

God of Wholeness and Holiness: we pray today in our humanity, “in a mirror dimly,” May we with St. Paul see the universe’s potential, “face to face,” knowing and trusting in your love and mercy. We pray with you for all creatures, for the reordering necessary to heal the virus, COVID-19. (Pause Moment)…. Praying together: Hear us Lord of Glory”

God of Healing and Resurrection: we pray with and for all who are suffering, especially for the dying and their families; for all who are afraid of losing loved ones, and for all who feel overcome by unemployment, mental illness, hatred and fear. (Pause Moment)…. Praying together: Hear us Lord of Glory”

God our Guide and Companion: we pray with you, knowing we are one with you and that you know our prayer before we even think of it. Encourage compassion, wisdom and inspiration to live with you the Resurrected Life. (Pause Moment)…. Praying together: Hear us Lord of Glory”