PRAYER OF THE FAITHFUL 1

Response: Lord graciously hear us.

 

Priest:       We are made in the image and likeness of God. As trusting people we pray to our merciful God.

 

I.              We pray for N. that God will reward him/her with peace and joy for the good he/she did during his/her life. Lord Hear Us.

 

  1. We pray for the gift of eternal life: That N. will be received into the Lord's loving embrace. Lord Hear Us.

 

  1. We pray for the family and friends of N. who shared a long life with him/her and looked after him/her. That God may now strengthen them, through their love for each other and their faith. Lord Hear Us.

 

  1. We pray for this assembly: that we may keep our minds and hearts on the kingdom that lasts forever. Lord Hear Us.

 

Priest: Eternal God, as Saint Augustine taught us, you have  made  us for yourself alone, and our hearts are restless until they rest in you. Secure in this knowledge, we ask you to grant these prayers, through Jesus who is Lord for ever and ever. Amen.

Date : January 29, 2018