"Lord, the plight of our country is dep and the suffering of Christians is severe and frightening. Therefore, we ask you Lord to spare our lives, and to grant us patience, and courage to continue our witenss of Christian values with trust and hope.
Lord, peace is the foundation of life; Grant us the peace and stability that will enable us to live with each other without fear and anxiety, and with dignity and joy.
Glory be to You forever."
(Prayer for Peace, Chaldean Catholic Patriarch of Iraq, His Beatitude Louis Rafael Sako)
There will be a
Holy Hour for Peace in Iraq on
Monday, August 18th
Immediately Following the 5:30 pm Mass
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
with Vespers and the Divine Mercy Chaplet
Let us come together to pray for peace in Iraq.