DAILY PRAYER

March 20,2019 Lord Jesus, guard us against the snares, deceits around us

Lord Jesus, guard us against the snares and deceits around us and make us feel your powerful protection at every moment of our life when we face dangerous and critical situations. Hear our prayer, Lord. Amen.

March 19,2019 Lord Jesus, help us to follow your father in our daily life

Following the footsteps of Saint Joseph, let us strive to care for the family entrusted to us through diligence and vigilance as this just man did by taking Mary and Jesus to Egypt when he knew about the danger to their life. Lord Jesus help us to follow your father in our daily life by caring for those who are entrusted to us. We make this prayer through Saint Joseph our model. Amen.

March 18,2019 Lord, forgive us from your abounding mercy through Jesus your Son

With Daniel we pray to you Lord our God acknowledging that we have rebelled against you and have not obeyed your voice by following your laws which you have set before us through the prophets and your only Son our Lord Jesus Christ. Forgive us from your abounding mercy through Jesus your Son. Amen.

March 17,2019 Lord, grant us the grace not to fall into temptations

Lent is a time for transformation; we need to transform ourselves to be better followers of Jesus who resisted boldly all the temptations against the transformation in the desert. Grant us Lord the grace not to fall into all the temptations against the transformations in our life. Amen

March 16,2019 Oh, God, grant us grace to walk in your ways

Oh, God, you have given us your laws to follow your ways and grow according to your plan and purpose for us. Grant us grace to walk in your ways to reach the goal you have set for us. We make this prayer through your Son our Lord, Jesus Christ. Amen.

March 15,2019 Lord, bless all of them who are involved in promoting your vision

Lord Jesus, we bring before you all the people involved in social action, humanitarian works, human rights promotion and all those who give voice to the voiceless. Bless all of them who are involved in promoting your vision to give life in abundance. We make this prayer through your servant and patroness of social workers Saint Louise de Marillac. Amen.

March 14,2019 Lord, give me courage

Let us pray with Queen Esther keeping in mind the troubled and disturbing times we live through: “Remember, O Lord; make yourself known in this time of our affliction, and give me courage. Put eloquent speech in my mouth before the lion. But save us by your hand, and help me, who am alone and have no helper but you, O Lord.” Amen.

March 13,2019 Grant us grace, Lord Jesus, to believe unwaveringly in one God

Grant us grace, Lord Jesus, to believe unwaveringly in one God and in you his only begotten Son, to believe in the Holy Spirit and in one, holy, catholic and apostolic Church. We make this prayer through the intercession of Saint Leander of Seville who gave us the Nicene Creed to strengthen our faith. Amen.

March 12,2019 Father in heaven, your word does not return to you

Father in heaven, your word does not return to you empty like the rains that pour from heaven to make the earth fruitful. Make me a suitable instrument of your word that can produce fruits on earth according to your will. Hear our prayer through Jesus Christ our Lord the Word that dwelt among us. Amen.

March 11,2019 Like Saint John Ogilvie we are called to stand for our Christian faith

Like Saint John Ogilvie we are called to stand for our Christian faith when political power threatens us to abandon our belief in Christ and his church. Grant us Lord the grace to hold firm to our belief through the intercession of this saint who became a martyr for his faith. Amen.

March 10,2019 Lord, you have shown us that your Word is above bread and power

In the desert by standing against the evil one and his tantalizing offers, Lord, you have shown us that your Word is above bread and power and that indeed is the true bread which gives the true life. Grant that we may approach your Word with this spirit. Amen.

March 09,2019 Grant us Lord the grace not to point the finger at others

Grant us Lord the grace not to point the finger at others and not to speak evil of others; help us to offer our food to the hungry and to satisfy the needs of the afflicted and thus to rise as light in the darkness and gloom. Hear our prayer Jesus our Light. Amen.

March 08,2019 Grant us grace that we may follow the footsteps of Saint John of God

Sickness makes a person to long for loving care and presence of a fellow human person, and the example of Saint John of God is an inspiration to render that loving care. Lord Jesus, grant us grace that we may follow the footsteps of this caring saint. Amen.

March 07,2019 Give us, Father, an intense awareness of our identity

Give us, Father, an intense awareness of our identity as the follower of your Son whenever our identity as a Christian is threatened in different living situations of our life. We make this prayer through the intercession of Saint Perpetua who firmly held on to her Christian identity when she was pressurised to abandon it. Amen.

March 06,2019 One Father for ever and ever

Lord Jesus, grant that we may realize the fact of returning to the earth reminding everyone about the truth of relationship with the earth and all the people who live on it so that the Ash Wednesday may become a day of fostering human relationship and relationship with you who lives and reigns with the one Father for ever and ever. Amen.

March 05,2019 Father in heaven, heeding your commandments

Father in heaven, heeding your commandments and returning kindness is what you desire of all human persons whom you have created in your own image, and your Son became the perfect model for it by being the light of the world. Help each one of us to follow him so that the whole world may become a table of brotherhood everywhere. Amen.

March 04,2019 Heavenly Father, give us the mind of your Son

Give us the mind of your Son, heavenly Father, so that we may see the material wealth with proper perspectives as entrusted to us to share with the poor and the destitute to inherit the lasting wealth. We make this prayer through your Son our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

March 03,2019 Jesus, grant us grace to see the log in our own eye

Jesus, grant us grace to see the log in our own eye instead of the speck in our neighbour’s eye to make this world a home of love and peace as you commanded us. We make this prayer through your saints who have shown the way by living what you said in their daily life. Amen.

March 02,2019 God the Father, grant deep understanding to all the people

God the Father, grant deep understanding to all the people that they are created in your image which should not be disfigured through a life that is not pleasing to you. Make them understand that you have given them dominion over all other created things to take care of them, not to destroy. Hear our prayer through your Son our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

March 01,2019 Grant us Lord a pleasant speech and gracious tongue

Grant us Lord a pleasant speech and gracious tongue to bring your love to the lonely and abandoned to make their life a joyful one. We make this prayer through Saint David of Wales who had advised his people to be cheerful always. Amen

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