Bishop Sumner’s Prayer List –

Eastertide 2021

Week of April 4 – Road to Emmaus

–  for all who teach and learn the Scriptures, especially in parishes, and for new Christians
–  for seminaries and schools of ministry
–  for ministries of renewal

Week of April 11 – doubting Thomas

  • for apologists for the faith
  • for all who seek and wrestle, known to us
  • for dialogues with science, other religions, social leaders, artists

Week of April 18 – ‘ye are my witnesses’

  • for a renewal of personal evangelism
  • for ministries of invitation
  • for ministries of reconciliation where there are impediments to the Gospel

Week of April 25 – Good Shepherd

  • for vocations, seminarians, priests, deacons
  • for lay leaders
  • for Christian leaders in the secular world
  • for civic authorities