For all who have contracted coronavirus,
we pray for care and healing.
For those who are particularly vulnerable,
we pray for safety and protection.
For all who experience fear or anxiety,
we pray for peace of mind and spirit.
For affected families who are facing
difficult decision between food on the
table or public safety, we pray for policies
that recognise their plight.
For those who do not have adequate
health insurance, we pray that no family
will face financial burdens alone.
For those who are afraid to access care
due to immigration status, we pray for
recognition of the God-given dignity for all.
For our brothers and sisters around the
world, we pray for shared solidarity.
For public officials and decision makers,
we p ray for wisdom and guidance.
Father, during this time, may your Church
be a sign of hope, comfort and love to all.
Grant peace. Grant comfort.
Grant healing. Be with us, Lord.