Evening Intercessions

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Illustration by Frank Kacmarcik, OblSB, Saint John’s Abbey, Collegeville, Minnesota. Used with permission.

Saving God, your salvation is near for those who fear you. In hope we pray: Just God, hear our prayer. 

Advance and prosper efforts to secure peace and safety in countries that experience oppression, political instability, and corruption.  

     Just God, hear our prayer. 

Inspire leaders to resolve international conflicts with peaceful means.  

     Just God, hear our prayer. 

Uphold charitable organizations that offer provisions for the temporal needs of immigrants, refugees, and the poor.  

     Just God, hear our prayer. 

Our Father . . . 

May God strengthen us to rejoice in hope, endure in affliction, and persevere in prayer, by the power of the Holy Spirit. Amen. 

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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 Union 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.

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