The purpose of our lives on earth is union with God./ We ask for a renewal of faith which recognizes this God-intimacy in the Reception of the Body and Blood of Christ/ under the veil of bread and wine./ We pray to the Lord.
On the Feast of Corpus Christi/ we remember Jesus chose to stay with us as food./ We pray for those who have inadequate or no food - especially children./ And for the first world to stop wasting food./ We pray to the Lord.
We pray for the safety of summer travelers and vacationers./ We ask for the summer months to be a time of restoration and renewal - mindful of those who get no time away./ We pray to the Lord.
We are in the time of the World Cup in Brazil./ For the safety of athletes,/ spectators and organizers./ And for the happy and full realization of the blessings received when hostilities are put aside and games are played./ We pray to the Lord.
In the month of June we pray for those who celebrate birthdays,/ anniversaries and other days of remembrance,/ asking for good health,/ safety,/ peace and well-being./ We pray to the Lord.
Remembering in our Mass-prayer the lands and peoples of Italy,/ Jamaica,/ Japan,/ Jordan,/ Kazakhstan,/ Kenya,/ Kinbati,/ North and South Korea./ We pray to the Lord.
We pray for those who have died since last week in wars,/ disaster,/ famine or by neglect,/ grateful to God for his kind mercies and for the gift of eternal life./ We pray to the Lord.