INTERCESSIONS FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF THE ASSUMPTION OF MARY MOTHER OF GOD
PRIEST: God has sent the spirit of his Son Our Lord Jesus Christ into our hearts, So that we may call God Our Loving Father, in the confidence of his victory over death, we call on him for our needs.
READER: We pray for the world today, may we be renewed in faith and hope, of the resurrection of the body, with Christ and his blessed Mother. Lord hear us: Heavenly Father hear us.
In God’s infinite love we have each been called to grow in our understanding of the Word of God and receive it in love and joy. May we share our joy with those around us. Lord hear us: Heavenly Father hear us.
May we always remember that Christ has overcome the enemy of life and bought us life eternal. We pray that we will always proclaim the joy of the Gospel. Lord hear us: Heavenly Father hear us.
Let us pray for the world’s leaders and diplomats that they inspire all nations to work together, to end the violence and destruction of lives. May god help us build a world with a just peace and hope for future generations. Lord hear us: Heavenly Father hear us.
Let us pray for all victims of human trafficking and slavery. May we follow Christ’s example doing our part to set them free with compassion and justice. Lord hear us: Heavenly Father hear us .
Let us pray for all who are sick and for all who work in hospitals that they may be aware that the Lord is with them in their troubles and pain. Lord hear use: Heavenly Father hear us .
Let us pray for all who have recently died through illness of accident and for those killed through violence and hatred. Lord hear use: Heavenly Father hear us.
In the silence of our hearts, let us pray for our own families and friends.
Let us ask Mary the Mother of the Lord to pray with us. Hail Mary …
PRIEST: Almighty and ever-living God, we thank you for making Mary the Mother of Christ and of the Church, may we always be in communion with her Son and so filled with your spirit become true witnesses to your Love; we ask this through Jesus Christ our Lord. AMEN.