Prayers of the Faithful

Celebrant: Brothers and sisters, our Lord Jesus said, “Unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you do not have life within you.” In faith, let us offer these prayers to the Lord:        

L: We pray for all Christians, that the grace of God may fill their minds and hearts to believe in the real presence of the Lord in the Eucharist. We pray to the Lord. 

L: We pray for our relatives and friends who have not yet been baptized, that their hearts may be touched by grace and therefore seek salvation in the name of Jesus. We pray to the Lord.

L. We pray that the great love of God may protect the innocent, heal the wounds of hatred and put an end to violence in our country and the world. We pray to the Lord.

L: Today’s Mass is offered for the parishioners of the Holy Name of Jesus Chinese Catholic Mission, may the Eucharist transform us into the faithful and loving community that God wants us to be. We pray to the Lord.   

L: We pray for those whose names are in our Prayer Box, especially Jiang Mama, Zheng Zhiming, Wang Dacheng, Carolyn Johnson, Pan Bohao, Long Guorui, Zhang Qiang, Xu Taicheng and Qiu Laihao. We pray to the Lord.

L: We pray for your personal intentions. May the Lord hear the prayers of our hearts and bring us closer to God. We pray to the Lord.

Celebrant: Lord our God, may our worthy partaking of the Eucharist satisfy our spiritual hunger in this life, and prepare us for the eternal banquet in the next. AMEN.