Commemorating the 5th anniversary of Laudato Si'
Reminder - Day of Prayer tomorrow.
Pope Francis invited
the global Catholic community to commemorate the 5th anniversary of
(May 16-24). The Environmental Stewardship Committee of the Diocese of Worcester, is holding a day of prayer for our planet, for our brothers and sisters in need all over the world, for stewardship of the Earth, and for mindfulness in our use of the Earth's resources. Please share this message widely.
The 'Day of Prayer' will be held on May 18 from 5:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
You are invited to sign-up to pray for an hour or longer as per your convenience. Prayer suggestions are given below but are non-restrictive. Do feel free to add your own prayers, Scripture readings, and reflections. These can be personal, family groups or parish groups.
to begin or end or use during your hour of prayer:
Psalm 8, Psalm 23, Psalm 104
Divine Mercy Chaplet:
Readings and reflections:
Please join us for the Day of Prayer on Monday, May 18 by
using the link below:
Thank you and God bless!
Diocese of Worcester Environmental Stewardship Ministry
Pete Dunbeck, St Luke's, Westborough, Chair
Fr Paul O'Connell, St Anne's, Shrewsbury
Deacon Bill Bilow, St Anne's, Shrewsbury
Gail Hickey, St Denis, Douglas
Gina Kuruvilla, St Mary's, Shrewsbury
Kevin Maldarelli, Sacred Heart, Hopedale
Deacon Colin Novick, Cathedral of Saint Paul, Worcester
Matt Canfield, St Mary's, Shrewsbury
Madeline Colon-Usowicz, Sacred Heart, Webster
on Sunday, May 17 at 8:29PM