Covid 19 (Coronavirus) Reflections and Prayers

March 29, 2020

A Prayer in the Time of the Coronavirus – Archbishop Michael Jackson

A Prayer in the Time of the CoronavirusIntroduced and Read by Archbishop Michael Jackson, (United Dioceses of Dublin and GlendaloughAlmighty and All–loving God,Father, Son and Holy Spirit,we pray to you through Christ the Healerfor those who suffer from the Coronavirus Covid–19in Ireland and across the world.We pray too for all […]
March 29, 2020

Pope Francis’ Prayer to Mary during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Pope Francis’ Prayer to Mary during the Coronavirus PandemicO Mary,you always shine on our pathas a sign of salvation and of hope.We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick,who at the cross took part in Jesus’ pain, keeping your faith firm.You, Salvation of the Roman People,know what we need,and […]
March 29, 2020

Lockdown – Brother Richard OFM Cap

Lockdown – Brother Richard Hendrick Ofm CapYes there is fear.Yes there is isolation.Yes there is panic buying.Yes there is sickness.Yes there is even death.But,They say that in Wuhan after so many years of noiseYou can hear the birds again.They say that after just a few weeks of quietThe sky is […]
March 29, 2020

A Prayer for our Priests as they exercise their ministry during this time of the Coronavirus COVID 19

A Prayer for our Priests as they exercise their ministry during this time of the Coronavirus COVID-19Eternal God,Be with our priests this day as they seekto minister to your people.May you be a guiding and protective presence with themas they bring the consolation and hope of Your wordand the grace […]
March 29, 2020

Spiritual Communion – When You Can’t Attend Mass or Receive

Spiritual CommunionThere are times when people are unable to receive the Body and Blood of Christ, through illness or due to their personal disposition. Even though some may not receive ‘sacramental’ Communion, all are united in some way by the Holy Spirit. The traditional idea of ‘spiritual’ Communion is an […]
March 27, 2020

Angel of God – Protect

Angel of Godprotect those who care for the sickGive them comfort when they are weary Give them courage to keep on servingGive them new energy in the midst of tirednessProtect all who are caring for the sickBe their guiding light.
March 25, 2020

For Hospital Chaplains, Priests, Healthcare Workers, Families, – Prayers and Resources

‘I express my closeness to all of you, our suffering brothers and sisters, and to your families, as well as my appreciation for all those in different roles of service and in healthcare institutions throughout the world who work with professionalism, responsibility and dedication for your care, treatment and daily […]
March 25, 2020

Common Prayer to God for Help

Common Prayer to God for Help(The Presidents of the two bodies representing the Bishops’ Conferences of Europeancountries (COMECE and CCEE) have released a our common prayer to God for help,comfort and salvation.)God our Father, Creator of the world, almighty and merciful, out of love for usYou sent your Son into […]
March 25, 2020

A Prayer for Healthcare Workers during this of the Coronavirus COVID 19

A Prayer for Healthcare Workers during this time of the Coronavirus COVID-19Loving God,we place into your careall our doctors, nurses and healthcare workers.Give them courage of heartand strength of mind and body.Keep them safe from harm.May they know our deep gratitudefor all they are doingto heal and help those affected […]