Prayer of the Faithful – Confirmation 2018
Choose 5 or 6 from this selection below:

We pray for peace throughout the world. May God’s Spirit touch the hearts of those who fight and help them to live in harmony with one another.
Lord hear us.
We pray for our parents/guardians and all members of our families. Without their love we would not be the people we are today.
We thank the Lord for their love and care.
Lord hear us.
We pray for all those confirmed here today: may they know that the Holy Spirit, the breath of God’s loving kindness, accompanies them and will never leave them.
Lord hear us.
We pray for the success of the World Meeting of Families taking place in Dublin next August, when Pope Francis will visit us. May it help us understand how the Lord delights in our families.
Lord hear us.
We pray for all our classmates and friends here today. We have played, laughed and learned together now we ask God to keep our friendships strong as we begin our new journey.
Lord hear us.
We pray for all who work in our school, for our principals, teachers and staff both past and present. May God bless them and reward them for all their dedication and hard work.
Lord hear us.
We pray for all priests and bishops: may God guide them as they carry out their important work and fill them with the Holy Spirit as they instil faith, hope and love into the hearts of the people.
Lord hear us.
We pray for the people in our communities who feel lost, unnoticed or unloved; for the homeless, the lonely and the dejected; and for those searching for truth and faith.
Lord hear us.
We pray for dear friends and family members who have died.
We pray that they are forever safe in God’s love.
Lord hear us.