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Intentions for May 2013


Intentions for May 2013 from


For good health, peace and joy in family

For a babe (2 years old) suffering from an unidentified sickness

For admission in Grade 1 for my child in a catholic institution

Repeated request to overcome addictions, insecurity in office

For the completion of the construction of the house

 To be open to the Holy Spirit, take right decisions in solving the problems

 For the newly married couples to be blessed with a happy life of togetherness                                                   

 To find a soul mate and be settled in life

 For the return of a prodigal to the family

 For the   restoration of eyesight, health and resource for a happy living

 To be strengthened in faith in spite of numerous problems

 For the release from mental struggles from those around

 For the sale of a property long overdue

 For our holy father Francis to be blessed with the support of his church authorities 

 For students awaiting the results


 Vatican City: The prayer intentions of newly elected Pope Francis for May 2013 have been announced by Vatican. The intention of prayer explains that integrity and right conscience is the only path that must be followed.

The general intentional of Pope came out as “administrators of justice may act always with integrity and right conscience.”

 His missionary intention is “that seminaries, especially those of mission Churches, may form pastors after the Heart of Christ, fully dedicated to proclaiming the Gospel.”

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