Posts Tagged ‘prayers’

Contemplative nuns take online prayer requests Comments 0

Monday, June 26th, 2017

Alex T Hey writes he recently learned that nuns take prayer requests online. In order to get the word out, he has compiled a list of websites where one can request prayers from religious communities. He has also included links where one can donate to these communities. Continue reading Related Posts:Kiwi Catholics prayed for at the Read more

Catholic website: Pray for NZ- Massive earthquake and devastating tsunami affects millions Comments 0

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Catholic Online has invited its readers to pray for New Zealand. The headline reads: Join us in prayer for New Zealand – Massive earthquake and devastating tsunami affects millions. Lord, Protect your children. Bring peace to the frightened And swift recovery to the injured. Father God we ask for the earth to still And the Read more

Faith communities worldwide join in prayers for Pacific Island people Comments 0

Friday, September 16th, 2016

Faith-based communities in the Pacific region and from around the world have offered prayers for Pacific Island people whose homes have been affected by climate change. More than one hundred events took place over the past two weeks as part of the #PrayForOurPacific campaign. The Pacific Climate Warriors, a network of young Pacific Island people who Read more

No homily at Wesolowski Vatican funeral Comments 0

Friday, September 4th, 2015

There was no homily at the Vatican funeral for former Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski as a gesture of respect for his victims. Wesolowski, a former papal nuncio to the Dominican Republic, died last week while awaiting trial at the Vatican on charges of child sex abuse and possessing child pornography. He did not appear at the Read more

Bishops congratulate Royals on birth of Prince George Comments 0

Friday, July 26th, 2013

The Catholic bishops of the United Kingdom have congratulated Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, on the birth of their first son, Prince George Alexandra Louis of Cambridge. “The birth of the new prince will be a source of joy not only for the royal family but for the peoples of the United Kingdom Read more