Prayer Calendar April 7

Intention for today

That we may regularly assess our apostolic commit­ments to determine whether our ministry is guided by the priorities that Jesus established for his ministry. (Art. 25)

Prayer of intercesion:
We pray for

That love for God, for one another, and for the people we serve may always be an outstanding characteristic of the Congregation of the Resurrection.

For the sick, the suffering and the dying.

Words of the Founder

O God, grant me the strength to persevere in my resolutions...strength to correct my faults, to free myself for all self-love and carnal concupiscence, from laziness and desire for repose...Help me to bring order into my life... (Paris, 6/6/1836)