During the Year of Mercy receive texted prayers from Brothers Vocation to pray with us and other Brothers and Lasallians.

We’re inviting you to join in praying with us during this Year of Mercy. Sign-up to receive short prayers texted or emailed to you. Text @fscprayer in the body of a text message and send to 81010 or to receive via email send an email to [email protected]. It’s that simple!

We hope you sign up and join in sharing prayer with Lasallians, Brothers and Partners, young people in discernment and others. May this be a nice addition to your prayer and spiritual practices this year!

May Prayers

May 31-

God, open our eyes to recognize what unites rather than what divides. May we become more conscious of our common heritage and dignity. Amen.

May 30-

Lord Jesus, you offered a total gift of yourself for our salvation.  May we more deeply discern you call to be people of unconditional love.

May 29-

O Lord my God, teach my heart this day where and how to find you.  Teach me  to seek you with an open heart and find you in all I encounter.

May 28-

God, lead me to grow in faith & keep a healthy balance in my life.  Remind me that I need to give time & space for myself as well as others.

May 27-

God, you guide our life’s ongoing journey of exodus & discovery. Moving from looking inward to self-giving, self-discovery & discovery of God.

May 26-

God of life & light, wherever we are in our life’s journey, may we continue to deepen our relationship with you & with our community.  Amen.

May 25-

God, I always need to live in the sacred space of your presence. Awareness of your presence this day allows me to turn toward others.  Amen.

May 24-

God, I know I don’t exist for myself. Open me to recognize my gifts and the invitations of the Spirit presented to me to witness your love.

May 23-

Jesus, you are companion & guide, walk with me as I welcome & accompany those who seek to live & witness their faith in community & service.

May 22-

“Make us worthy, Lord, to serve our brothers & sisters throughout the world who live and die in poverty and hunger.” -prayer of Pope Paul VI

May 21-

“Let me seek you in my desire; let me desire you in my seeking. Let me find you by loving you; let me love you when I find you” – St. Anselm

May 20-

God, you call each of us to respond creatively to today’s needs. May the joy of the Gospel inspire us with unconditional love for humanity.

May 19-

In your mercy and love God, hear our prayers. Today let us pray for our family, friends, colleagues, all who have asked us to pray for them.

May 18-

Let us remember we are in the holy presence of God. May God’s presence lead us to unite ourselves with him & feel ourselves sent to others.

May 17-

God, you invite me into a process of openness to you & people in the light of the Gospel. May I response more faithfully to your invitation.

May 16-

Life-giving God, may I strive to witness the dignity of all people, especially a concern for young people & solidarity with the poor.

May 15-

We celebrate St. John Baptist de La Salle, patron of teachers & founder of the Brothers of the Christian Schools http://bit.ly/DLSalle

May 14-

God our Father, extend our horizons, widen our vision, and remind us how interconnected we are living more truly as your sons and daughters.

May 13-

God, help us find your presence and joy with the people whom we are presently living and working. They are the people God has graced us with.

May 12-

God, you know us, love us and accept us. May we give thanks for this life and in doing so choose to offer it to God as a gift, to God & to others.

May 11-

Is there a Saint’s life that speaks to you? A story that maps out a journey towards God, a journey toward others, and a journey towards ourselves?

May 10-

How  do  you  have  sensitivity for everything that affects the least privileged of people; those oppressed by various forms of injustice?

May 9-

Grow your Spirit in me God.  May the movement of the Spirit inspire me, my whole life, that I commit to living my Gospel journey faithfully.

May 8-

Be Lord Jesus, a bright flame before me, a guiding star above me, a smooth path below me, a kindly shepherd behind me today, tonight, always.

May 7-

Lord, my God & loving Father, you have made me to know you, to love you, to serve you, & thereby to find and to fulfill my deepest longings.

May 6-

An encounter with mercy happens every time the  Gospel meets humanity through the corporal works of mercy.  May we focus our lives on mercy.

May 5-

God in you may we delight & find encouragement “Praise the Lord! I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart.” http://rmd.me/kSIaa

May 4-

How is my personal, professional, spiritual life integrated? How am I called to develop a spiritual life that is unified & unifying? Take some time to reflect today.

May 3-

Encouraged by your Spirit, deepen my awareness of my call and the call to all God’s people to embody more visibly Gospel witness and mission.

May 2-

God, attentive to your presence, may I remain open to listening to the Holy Spirit, who increasingly reveals the truth of faith to me. Amen.

May 1-

God, you have called us to live in community and it is you who have obliged us to inspire your love in the hearts of all we meet this day.