Nov 2, 2012

Prayers of the People: All Saints Day


Here is a prayer of intercession for All Saints Day from the Center of Concern website.

Prayer of Intercession for All Saints Day

In gratitude for all the good and holy people 
who have blessed our lives, we pray…
God we are grateful.

In gratitude for all those who have spent their lives and energy
taking care of the poor and sick and dying, we pray…
God we are grateful.

In gratitude for all those who have spoken up for justice, we pray…
God we are grateful.

In gratitude for all the peacemakers in our world, we pray….
God we are grateful.

In gratitude for those who have been made to suffer
or have been imprisoned for their work for what is good and just, we pray…
God we are grateful.

In gratitude for all who have given their lives
as they have lived out the call to work for peace and justice, we pray…
God we are grateful.

~ from the Center of Concern website. https://www.coc.org/