U.S. bishops urge Catholics to pray for peace in Iraq on August 17th

USACatholics across the U.S Download youtube age-restricted videos. are being urged by the Church to pray for peace in Iraq on Sunday August 17th.

The chairman of the Committee of International Justice and Peace of the U.S 트랜스포머3. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) asked the U.S. bishops to invite the people of their dioceses to pray for peace in Iraq on Sunday, August 17. Bishop Richard E 포켓몬스터 xy 한글판. Pates of Des Moines, Iowa, made the request, August 6, sending the bishops the text of a prayer written by the Chaldean Catholic Patriarch of Iraq, His Beatitude Louis Rafael Sako Download pump it up.

Bishop Pates recounted the struggles of Christians and others in Iraq who have faced the destruction, burning and looting of churches, homes and businesses and, under threat of the Islamic State (ISIS) to join their extremist brand of Islam, have fled for their lives AppleTV. Accordingly, he urged Catholics to let their elected representatives know of their concern that humanitarian assistance reach Christian and other religious minorities who are suffering in Iraq, Syria and other countries 프로듀스 48.

Bishop Pates also noted Pope Francis’ calls for peace in Iraq and his observation that “violence generates more violence; dialogue is the only path to peace.”

Patriarch Sako’s prayer for peace:
Lord,
The plight of our country
is deep and the suffering of Christians
is severe and frightening 파퍼씨네 펭귄들.
Therefore, we ask you Lord
to spare our lives, and to grant us patience,
and courage to continue our witness of Christian values
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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 CAR MAKER 다운로드.
Glory be to you forever.


Source: Vatican Radio


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