Prayer Calendar April 18

Intention for today

That, by the vow of obedience, we may unite ourselves in spirit with Christ who came into this world to fulfil the will of his Father, to whom he was obedient unto death. (Art.40)

Prayer of intercesion:
We pray for

For the superior general, "the father of the whole Congrega­tion."

That the general curia may function as a unifying force and continue to promote the awareness of our being an interna­tional Community.

Words of the Founder

Not for myself, not for my own glory, not for my pleasure, not even for us, but for your glory, O God! (Paris, 8/7/1836)