44th WORLD COMMUNICATIONS DAY
“The Priest and Pastoral Ministry in a Digital World:
New Media at the Service of the Word”
16 May 2010
Prayers of the Faithful
God, our Father, with trust in your mercy and goodness, we address our prayers and petitions to you.
We pray for the Church, for the community of believers. May the Churchâ??s missionary spirit be enriched by the diverse ways of preaching the Word of God in a digital world.
We pray for Pope Benedict, the Bishops and those who work with them. May they be passionate witnesses to the Word of God so that through their lives they may bring all people closer to Godâ??s love in Christ Jesus.
We pray for those who work in the Churchâ??s mission of communication. May the new technologies help bring about more how much does propecia cost fruitful exchange and dialogue, strengthening communion in efforts to courageously proclaim the Gospel.
We pray for all leaders. May they seek to respect human dignity and to protect the most vulnerable, the poor and children, especially in the digital world.
We pray for all those who, because of poverty or lack of opportunity, feel excluded from the digital world.Â May the Lord bless the efforts of those who work to share the benefits of technology with all peoples.
We pray for those who participate in and contribute to the digital world. May they be attentive to the true needs of the human person and promote dialogue, encounter and solidarity among all.
Heavenly Father, hear our petitions â?? our spoken prayers and the silent prayers of our hearts.Â Grant these and all our needs through Christ, our Lord. Amen.