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Please include a petitionary prayer in honor of the Year of Consecrated Life at every liturgy, and sing our specially commissioned song, Wake the World With Dawning Joy.

Petionary Prayers for Year of Consecrated Life

 
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During the Year of Consecrated Life and beyond, we encourage liturgy planners to include petitionary prayers in each liturgy that celebrate the lives and witness of those in consecrated life and invite others to consider a religious vocation.


We also hope that you will sing our specially commissioned song, “Wake the world with dawning joy,” and include prayers for vocations in other parish services and resources.


Sample Petitionary Prayers

In this Year of Consecrated Life:
May God continue to bless the men and women in consecrated life and strengthen their commitment to follow Jesus.
May the universal church continue to support and celebrate the good work and joyful witness of the men and women in consecrated life.
May parents, teachers, and church ministers embrace their role as inviters and help ensure the future of religious life
May youth and young adults take the time to discern where God is calling them and consider a vocation to consecrated life.

In this Year of Consecrated Life:
We thank the men and women in consecrated life for spreading the good news of the gospel through their joyful witness.
We ask the people of our parish and the universal church to support and celebrate the dedicated service