Prayers of the People for 24 May, Ascension

Prayers of the People for Ascension Sunday, May 24

The response of the people is “Hear us Lord of Glory.”

For Your Church, that we will follow in the steps of Our Savior Jesus, to reveal the path from suffering and darkness, into the Light of God’s salvation, we pray to the Lord.

“Hear us Lord of Glory.”

For the Parish of the Resurrection and for our sister Parish of Harbour Breton, that we will discover new ways to be Your church in the midst of this pandemic, creating new spaces to welcome and nurture Your children, we pray to the Lord.

“Hear us Lord of Glory.”

For leaders who will have open hearts and willing spirits to care for the most vulnerable among us, we pray to the Lord.

“Hear us Lord of Glory.”

For all those who suffer from anxiety in the midst of this exceptional situation we are going through, may they get comfort, Lord, both in your unlimited Love and in the communities that are springing up from within Your Church, we pray to the Lord.

“Hear us Lord of Glory.”

For those who are sick and suffering, especially for those who are isolated and without help, for their healing, we pray to the Lord.

“Hear us Lord of Glory.”

For those who have died, for eternal rest for their souls, and for peace and comfort for those they left behind, we pray to the Lord.

“Hear us Lord of Glory.”