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Prayer: The Demands of Baptism

God of love, in the Jordan River you revealed Jesus as your beloved Son. We praise you for the gift of Christ, our salvation and our peace. You anointed Jesus for the service of the world. Strengthen the Church’s witness to this mission in our world today. You brought us to new life and made us members of ...
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Baptism: God Calls Us Each by Name

When I baptized a baby recently, one of the folks in attendance felt that she had missed something.   Approaching me afterwards in the narthex, she asked, “Didn’t we used to put salt in the baby’s mouth?”   Yes, the hypothetical “we” did do that before the ritual commonly used now was adopted. I guess ...
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A Prayer for Family Life

Heavenly Father, we ask you to keep us from taking the ordinary so much for granted. Help us be patient with each other. Help us appreciate all people and see anew the mystery of godliness within them. Give us the humility to ask for the forgiveness we need and the generosity to offer our own forgiveness to others ...
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Prayer: To Grow in Faith

Father, Creator and giver of life, help us to embrace the gifts you have given to us and show us how to use them generously in service to your people.   Jesus, Savior and Redeemer, show us how to let go of those aspects of our lives that inhibit our growth, make us timid and fearful, and ...
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Hear the Word! by Bill Ayres: Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of Numbers (Chapter 11:25-29)   “The Lord came down in the cloud and spoke to Moses. Taking some of the spirit that was on Moses, the Lord bestowed it on the seventy elders; and as the spirit came to rest on them, they prophesied.” However, there were ...
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Prayer: For Others on the Journey

Heavenly Father, I thank you for the words, example, and actions of your Son, Jesus, which give us the path to follow. I am grateful for the Spirit who comes to be with us on our journey, on the path of unity, forgiveness, care, and love for one another. Graced with the Resurrection of Jesus and the Presence of ...
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