Prayer Articles

by Michele Frankeni

5 Apr
2021
Praying for the sick

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The feast day for St Bernadette, the patron saint of illness is 16 April. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to ravage communities we pray for...

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23 Feb
2021
Year of St Joseph

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Pope Francis, to mark the 150th anniversary of the declaration of St Joseph as Patron of the Universal Church, has dedicated most of this year...

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21 Oct
2020
November’s two important feasts

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November begins with two important feast days –All Saints Day on 1 November and All Souls Day on 2 November.  Pope Francis has said that...

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25 Feb
2020
International Women’s Day prayer rite

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Hymns, readings, reflection and prayers of intercession for International Women’s Day on 8 March. HYMNS: Gather Us In, Marty Haugen; God has Chosen Me, Bernadette...

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11 Jun
2019
Beauty in woundedness

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As a Vietnamese-American Jesuit who teaches at Seattle University, Trung Pham uses his art to express the emotions of never fully belonging. When Jesuit Trung...

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