Prayers for Peace

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Prayers for Peace

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, is asking all parishes and Catholics to join in a global day of prayer and fasting for peace on Tuesday, Oct. 17. 

Prayers of our Diocese

Lord Our God I'm asking and praying for an end to all wars and especially in Israel. Bring peace to all and may the souls rest in peace and the families find peace. It's all in your hands Lord — Vicki Ritter

Dear Lord, bring us peace, laying down our evil weapons and embracing one another in the love of God. — Darryl Cook

At St. Brendan School in Mexico, Kindergarten-8th grade prayed the Divine Mercy Chaplet in the morning.

Schools and Parishes

Schools, parishes and individuals are dedicating special moments of their day to pray for our brothers and sisters around the world.

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Prayers for Peace

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