Evening Intercessions

Evening Intercessions

Maker of heaven and earth, through Jesus your Spirit dwells in us. In trust we pray: God, let your light shine through us. 

Advance efforts to educate young people about the dignity of life from conception to natural death. 

     God, let your light shine through us. 

Increase your Church’s support for married couples, and deepen the love between spouses. 

     God, let your light shine through us. 

Animate compassion and peace in hospice workers, social workers, and all who wait with the dying.  

     God, let your light shine through us. 

Our Father . . . 

May Christ find a dwelling place in our hearts, and may our lives be rooted in love, by the power of the Holy Spirit. Amen. 

Sr. Susan Barber, OSB

Sister Susan Barber, OSB, is a member of the Benedictine Community of Mount St. Scholastica in Atchison, KS. She received a master’s degree in Music from UMKC and a master’s degree from Catholic Theological University in Chicago. Susan is currently the community’s liturgist. She is one of the community’s main organists and pianists. Susan graduated from Souljourners in 2018 and offers retreats at Sophia.