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Friday

O God, Father of Justice and Peace, we commend to your merciful love, the peril of our Christian brothers and sisters who are tormented by wicked and evil men, whose ruthlessness has claimed so many innocent lives.   Their injustice, blasphemously attributed to your name,… Read More »Friday

Thursday

Almighty, everlasting God, look with compassion on all those who suffer persecution for justice’ sake. Grant them grace to carry their cross with patience in the name of Thy beloved Son, our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Let the chalice pass from them is such… Read More »Thursday

ACN Executive President: “At least 840,000 people from 140 countries praying for peace and unity”

by Maria Lozano More than 840,000 people from 140 different countries responded to Pope Francis’ appeal for children to join the “One million children praying the Rosary” initiative, promoted by the international foundation Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), which took place on 18… Read More »ACN Executive President: “At least 840,000 people from 140 countries praying for peace and unity”

Nun murdered in attack in DR Congo. “The terror continues”, says missionary priest

by Paulo Aído edited by ACN  A terrorist attack in Eastern DR Congo left two people dead and a hospital destroyed in the village of Maboya. Sister Marie-Sylvie Kavuke Vakatsuraki, of the Little Sisters of the Presentation of Our Lady in the Temple, from Butembo,… Read More »Nun murdered in attack in DR Congo. “The terror continues”, says missionary priest

Wednesday

Almighty God, You have warned us through your Son Jesus Christ that those who follow Him may be oppressed and abused because of their faith. We ask that you comfort and give courage to all your children who fall victims to unjust imprisonment, physical harm… Read More »Wednesday

Tuesday

Dear Lord, Please protect our brothers and sisters around the world who are being persecuted for their faith, especially those who are active in sharing the gospel. Let your peace reign on those regions where your children are not permitted the freedom to live out… Read More »Tuesday

Monday

O Lord God, Your Son Jesus Christ suffered and died for us. In His resurrection He restores life and peace in all creation. Comfort, we pray, all victims of intolerance and those oppressed by their fellow humans. Remember in Your Kingdom those who have died.… Read More »Monday