May 9, 2021
6th Sunday of Easter
Grant, almighty God,
that we may celebrate
with heartfelt devotion these days of joy,
which we keep in honor of the risen Lord,
and that what we relive in remembrance
we may always hold to in what we do.
Through our Lord Jesus Christ,
who lives and reigns with you
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
for ever and ever.
We offer Today's prayer service for all Mothers.
At the conclusion of our Prayer today, there is a special blessing for Fathers.
Let us Sing in Glory to God
Alleluia & Gospel Reading
Prayers of the Faithful
Trusting in the Father’s steadfast love, let us offer him our prayers this day.
For the Church, may she, through the grace of the Holy Spirit, continue to grow in holiness and fortitude, let us pray to the Lord.
For our mothers, who have given us life and love, that we may show them reverence and love, we pray to the Lord.
For all who feel lost or alone, may the Lord provide a community of faith to come alongside them as witnesses of his love, let us pray to the Lord.
For our beloved dead, may their joy be complete as they behold God’s face in heaven and sing praise with the angels and saints forever, let us pray to the Lord.
For the intentions ask at this time...., let us pray to the Lord.
Heavenly Father, we thank you for the blessings you bestow upon us each day. Please hear and answer the prayers we offer through your Son, Jesus Christ. Amen
The Lord's Prayer
Our Father who art in heaven,
hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdom come,
Thy will be done
on earth, as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our trespasses,
as we forgive those who trespass against us,
and lead us not into temptation,
but deliver us from evil.
May our prayers rise up to you, O Lord,
the sacrificial offerings,
purified by your graciousness,
we may be conformed
to the mysteries of your
Through Christ our Lord.
Mother's Day Blessing
as a mother gives life and nourishment to her children,
so you watch over your Church.
Bless our Mothers,
that they may be strengthened as Christian mothers.
Let the example of their faith and love shine forth.
Grant that we,
their sons and daughters,
may honor them always
with a spirit of profound respect.
Grant this through Christ our Lord.