Prayers from More News

Prayers from our newsletter, chosen by our Lay Chaplain.

Judging

(This week is Prisoners' Week) "There is nothing more important in life than compassion for another human being" (Tolstoy)

Service

We can “fully discover our true selves only in sincere self-giving.” (Vatican II)

Thanksgiving

‘We write in the sand of the benefits we receive, but the injuries we write on marble.’ (St Thomas More)

Human Rights

‘This is the sum of pity; do nothing to others what would cause you pain if done to you.’ (Hindu teaching)

Thanksgiving

I give thanks to my Creator for this wonderful life where each of us has the opportunity to learn things we could not know by any other means.

Who is my Neighbour (The Good Samaritan)

“I tell you solemnly, whatever you do for the least of my brothers, you do for me” (Jesus, Matt. 25)

Discipleship

‘At an early age I learned that the Gospel has to be lived’ (Catherine de Hueck Doherty)

Saints

At the very depth of ourselves, we are on the threshold to the reality of God

Courage

Of what good is the word of Christ without an example’ (Dostoyevsky)

Faces

‘There can be no happiness for us as long as the things we do are different from the things we believe in.’ (Anon)

Being Healed (Forgiveness)

Today, let us commit ourselves to being with Christ as he breaks down the barriers that divide people and bring healing.

Being Real

At the very depth of ourselves, we are on the threshold to the reality of God