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The Pope Video for November 2023 is For the Pope:

Action Prayer 26 November 2023 Judy Masters

Our readings this weekend remind us of God's sovereignty and the virtues we need to live by.

"I tell you solemnly, in so far as you did this to one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did it to me." Jesus is clear that how we treat others-good, bad, or indifferent-we are doing it to Him. We can't be dismissive of others because they are the opposition, the enemy, the outsider etc. They need to be treated with dignity, care and respect. Our Action Prayer this week may be a bit challenging. Whoever or whatever group we have identified as being the other, will still be a daily prayer intention and let's visualise them standing right next to Jesus. Pick an issue. What does your discourse sound like? God's Kingdom is peace. To gain peace we need to lose the Us vs. Them mentality. Maintaining dignity, care and respect is a good start.

Remember Me

St Paul's Cathedral is hosting the Remember Me Condolence Message site - with pictures and messages of loved ones who have died in the UK from Covid-19. See:

Jonathan Roumie from The Chosen prays the Our Father in Aramaic - the language Jesus spoke:

Hear the Our Father and Hail Mary in over 20 languages:

O Prince of Peace,

Once more we hear the guns of war,
Once more we see the faces
Of frightened children.
We pray for the people of Ukraine,
That they may be granted peace;
We pray for the people of Russia,
That they may demand peace;
We pray for our country,
That we may be a positive part
Of peace making in this world.
O Prince of Peace,
Lead us from this dark time
To a deeper understanding
Of the global human family,
So all may break bread together
In the secure embrace of peace.


Peace in Gaza, West Bank, Israel, Sudan, Ukraine, Russia, Yemen, Myanmar, Israel, Palestine, Nigeria, DR Congo, Lebanon. The Holy Land

For the people of Israel, Occupied West Bank and Gaza suffering brutal attacks and bombardment.

Fr Goyo in a lot of pain

Charles RIP

Julia Forsythe in hospital



Simon soon to start cancer treatment. And his family

Fr Timothy John O'Connor RIP

Fr Francis Kemsley, RIP

Fr Dominic McKenna RIP

David Clarke and family

Helen Clarke RIP

The People of Marrachesh affected by the earthquake

John Newell RIP and all his family

For the people of Maui

Charlotte Kirkham RIP

Martin O'Brien who is recovering from an operation

Charles C

For the intentions of Helen and Dave

For Liz who is unwell and her friends looking after her

Jane and Anthony

Colin McIntosh RIP

Emily recovering from surgery

Fr Mark Leenane RIP

Obey Shava.

Anthony. Marie and family. Peter, Sinead and family. Jackie and family. Gerry and family. Sean, Stephanie, Seana, Jackie and family. Alec. Fr Timothy, Fr Tony, Fr Timady, Paul.

Brian, Mary Fitzpatrick RIP. Rebecca Browne RIP. Caitira Osbourne RIP. Marie McBride RIP. Martin McCafferty RIP. Moya Aiken RIP. Billy and Josie Morgan RIP. Alec, Bridey Symmington RIP. Patricia Morgan RIP.

Martin Fitzpatrick

Father Bernard's intentions

Paschal's Mother

For Charlotte who is very unwell.

For Pope Francis recovering from surgery

Seowon Park's intentions

Those who are sick, undergoing treatment or surgery

Gerry, Judy, Jane, Katie Jenks, Anthony, Theresa, Dermot, Mary , Holly, Jan, Sr Anne

Claire RIP

Sister Dympna of St Joseph RIP
Francis Dalrymple Hamilton RIP
Maria Rosa Vuniivi RIP
Brother Francis RIP

Joan Roche RIP and her family

Fr John Craven RIP

Alicia Gilmore RIP

Intentions of Mary Ellen and Michael

Cardinal Zen who has breathing problems

Jo's intentions

For James' family member, who is ill

Hedy Fletcher's intentions

Magdalene Thérèse, OCDS, intentions

Denise Miller

Marek Imianowski RIP

For all priests in Nigeria suffering greatly



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