Prayers for the Persecuted Christians and Church in the World

July 28th - August 3rd

Monday, July 28, 2014

Dear God,

You are a God Who wants the good for all people wherever they are in the world. We pray this week for Your Church in India. We ask you for inspired men and women who want to proclaim Your Message of salvation and justice to their countrymen and women. Enable Your Church in India to bring about unity among all people and make her sign of salvation for all peoples.

Through Christ our Lord.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Lord our God,

Your Word gives us true life. We thank You for the many inspired people in India who are proclaiming Your Word to their countrymen and women. We ask You: protect these men and women and grant them wisdom, strength and prudence in their important work. Grant that their preaching may bear much fruit for India and our world.

We ask You this through the intercession of St. Martha, through Christ our Lord.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Almighty God,

You want that all people are able to live together in peace, security and freedom. We pray You on behalf of all victims of violence, injustice and poverty in India. Grant especially the elderly and orphans loving care. Make for a fair distribution of food and clean water. Open the ears of the wealthy and the rulers for Your Word of love and justice.

Through Christ our Lord.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Almighty God,

Your Church is spread across the entire world, often in regions plagued by violence and war. We pray You for help for people who are the victims of intimidation and persecution, especially in India. We pray You for the poor and those suffering injustice; grant them Your blessing. Grant them hope for better times and confidence in the future.

We ask You this through the intercession of St. Ignatius of Loyola, through Christ our Lord.

Friday, August 1, 2014

Eternal God,

Your Son patiently bore His suffering in order to reconcile people with You. We pray You for all the people in India of good will. We ask for Your blessing upon those who are seeking peace and who are proclaiming justice. We pray for all those who have put their hopes on You.

Through Christ our Lord.

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Almighty God,

You gathered a people from all races, tongues and nations. We pray You today especially for the Christians of India. We ask You to bless the work of the many inspired men and women who give witness of Your Son. We ask You to continue to inspired these people in their work of proclamation.

Through Christ our Lord.

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Almighty God,

You grant us eternal life in the sacrament of the Body and Blood of Your Son. This first day of the week, we want to thank You that we are able in our country to follow the way of Your Son in freedom and security. We pray You today for all people everywhere in the world who are being persecuted, especially Christians. Grant that more and more people come to accept the Good News of Your Son and grant that all of us may grow in love for You, for each other and for all Your creation.

Through Christ our Lord.


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