INTERCESSIONS FOR 2ND SUNDAY OF LENT

Prayers for 2nd Sunday of Lent

PRIEST: With confidence in God who gave up His Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, to benefit us all, we humbly ask Our Loving Father to help in all our needs.

READER: We pray for the Church that in this time of preparation we may be renewed in faith and hope reaching out to one another as true disciples. . Lord hear us. Response: Come Lord Jesus: Do not delay.

In God’s infinite love we have each been called to repent and renew our lives in Christ. May we help each other to grow in our understanding of the Word of God and receive it in love and joy. Lord hear us. Response: Come Lord Jesus: Do not delay.

Let us pray that the world’s leaders and diplomats may find the courage and will to work together for justice and to build a world of peace and hope for future generations. Lord hear us. Response: Come Lord Jesus: Do not delay.

Let us remember the victims of violence and hatred everywhere,and especially the children who suffer so much. May they know the Love and compassion they need. Lord hear us. Response: Come Lord Jesus: Do not delay.

Let us pray for all who are sick and for all who are in hospital that they may be aware that the Lord is with them in their troubles. Lord hear us. Response: Come Lord Jesus: Do not delay.

Let us ask Mary the Mother of the Lord to pray with us. Hail Mary …

In the silence of our hearts, let us pray for our own families and friends.

PRIEST: Almighty and ever-living God,
we give thanks for all the graces that you bless us with.
Help us to be filled with your spirit of Love and compassion
as we prepare for the Day of the Lord. May be true witnesses to your Love;
we ask this through Jesus Christ our Lord.
AMEN.