Servants of Christ Jesus of the Catholic Faith

Apostolic See of St. John

             His Eminence Archbishop-Primate +John Paul Hozvicka SCJ, D.D.

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My Devotion to Prayer

These are my daily prayers that I devoted myself to pray along with others. I share them with you in the hope you will pray them also.


The Jesus Prayer

"Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner."

Note: Pray for the safety of our Children



My Morning Prayer

 

Dear heavenly Father, I have awaken from my sleep in the

fullness of life, by your grace and kindness.

I have awaken to give praise and to bless your holy name.

I give thanks for allowing me to witness another day in

the light of your divine love. In Jesus name, Amen.

 

My Afternoon Prayer

 

Hear my prayer, O Lord God, King of the universe, whose words of power up-hold and sustains me and all things visible and invisible.

In the name of Jesus my Savior, create in me a humble heart and a clean spirit. Renew my soul and fill me with your righteousness,

that I may do your holy will. Amen

 

My Evening Prayer

 

Dear Lord God, the close of another day is upon me, and I give thanks to you for sharing it with me. Continue to live in my heart and watch over me as I sleep. May I be worthy to share another day with you, and to walk with you in the light of your wisdom that I may continue to learn of your mysteries? In Jesus name I pray that I may continue to witness your loving kindness. Amen

 

 

My Prayer for Peace

 

For peace I shall pray to the Lord, for the peace from heaven and for the salvation of all souls, I prayer to the Lord my God. Lord have mercy

For peace in the whole world and the well-being of all Christians.

I share pray to the Lord. Lord have mercy.

For the safety and protection of all our children and teenagers

Around the world, I shall pray to the Lord. Lord have mercy.

For my Church and all wo enter with true love of God.

I shall pray to the Lord, Lord have mercy.

For the Pope, all Patriarchs, Cardinals, Archbishops and bishops, priest,

Protestant ministers, Deacons, Rabbi, religious workers in Christ,

I shall pray to the Lord, Lord have mercy.

For favorable weather, an abundance of the fruits of the earth,

And for peaceful times, I shall pray to the Lord, Lord have mercy.

For all traverlers by air, sea, and land, for the sick and suffering,

For those incarcerated, and for the salvation of all,

I shall pray to the Lord, Lord have mercy.

 

Help us, save us, have Mercy on us and protect us, O God, by your grace. Amen.

 

My Prayer before Meals

 

Blessed is the name of the eternal Lord our God, King of the universe.

Whose powers bring forth food from the earth? That it may nourish

and strengthen our bodies. May we always praise your most holy names.

We give now thanks to you always, in the name of my Lord and Savior

Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Amen.

 

My prayer to Jesus

 

My dear Lord Jesus here by prayer.

By your grace I live to share your love with others.

By your strength I endure this world.

By your goodness I live a life of joy.

By your love I love others as myself

By your mercy I forgive others who sin against me.

By your Holy Spirit I am cleansed and renewed.

I give thanks for all these things and bless you

Amen.

 

My prayer of Hope

 

Hear me O’ Lord.

In your merciful love I find forgiveness and great joy.

Before your divine majesty I confess my faith, love, and trust.

In the sure hope and promise of the resurrection.

In your holy name I pray. Amen

 

My Prayer for Study

 

Dear heavenly Father,

please guide my thoughts and my actions in my everyday life.

Send the Holy Spirit to enlighten me on the teachings

Of the Holy Scriptures. Help me to clearly understand

Each passage to its fullest understanding.

Give me the strength not only to read and study

The Holy Scriptures, but also o faithfully practice

The teachings I have learned.

I ask this in the name of my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ

Amen.