Daily Prayer Intentions

For our pope, bishops, priests, deacons, consecrated religious and secular religious, that their ministries will be guided by the hand of God … I pray to the Lord. For all pursuing or discerning a call to the priesthood, deaconate, religious life or secular orders, that God’s grace will help them respond to His call ……

Franciscan Comfort

It was a particularly difficult night. I was suffering emotionally, distraught, helpless. Trying to organize the tornado of thoughts and feelings reeling through my mind, I prayed. I prayed that I may offer up my suffering for all those who care for me … physically, emotionally and spiritually. I held my Franciscan crown rosary tightly…