Prayers from More News

Prayers from our newsletter, chosen by our Lay Chaplain.

Education

Lord, you teach us truth.
Lord, you guide us in the way of love.
Lord, you lead us to the joys of heaven.

Listening

John 17 : I pray also for those who will believe in me through the Gospel message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as You are in me and I am in You... May they be brought to complete unity to let the world know that You sent me and that You love them as You love me.

Waiting

We reflect today on the meaning of ‘God with us’! The love of God made present for each one of us in our homes, communities, and world. Yet present in a way few have ever understood, in the form of a child; Jesus.

An Advent Reflection

Awareness : ‘Alas for those who never sing, but die with all their music in them.’ (Hazlitt)

Awareness

Awareness : ‘Alas for those who never sing, but die with all their music in them.’ (Hazlitt)

Gather Together

We reflect this week, as we prepare to celebrate the Feast of All Saints next week, on what exactly a saint is.

Mission

‘You choose because you are chosen, you choose because at the heart of your desire to love, you have found the heart of God searching for you’ (Irish Bishops Conference)

Thanksgiving

Thought: Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.

Courage

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

Meeting Christ

‘The problem for many people is fear. We are afraid of one another – afraid of meeting’ (Jean Vanier)

Listening

I have often regretted my speech, but never my silence.

Work

‘Joy does not come without effort, when one plants flowers, one must water them’ (German proverb)