1. That we may hear God’s invitation to life and enter wholeheartedly into the banquet that God has prepared for us, we pray to the Lord . . .
2. That we will seek wisdom as we discern the truth during the election process and respect each person as we recognize their strengths and weaknesses, we pray to the Lord . . .
3. That we may have a deeper respect for human life, particularly for the terminally ill and support them through their illness, we pray to the Lord . . .
4. That during this pandemic may we be confident of God’s love which provides for all our needs even during challenges and sufferings, we pray to the Lord . . .
5. That the people who are living on the gulf and once again experiencing hurricanes, may not give up hope that God will stir the hearts of many to assist them in their time of need, we pray to the Lord
6. That we may turn to God who will free us from fear and give us the strength to be faithful disciples in every circumstance, we pray to the Lord . . .
7. That those whom God is calling to the priesthood or to the religious life be given the wisdom to hear that call and the courage to respond to it generously, we pray to the Lord . . .
8. That those who have died, especially Thomas Foote and Aline Richards, may know God’s compassionate love for them, we pray to the Lord. . .