Lift Up Your Hearts!: 50 Blessings and Prayers for Parish Meetings & Ministries

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Twenty-Third Publications, 2007 - 129 pages
These 50 blessings and services include opening and closing prayers, a Scripture reading, time for reflection on the word and intercessions. There are blessings for committees, catechumens, planning teams, eucharistic ministers, lectors, choir members, altar servers, for stewardship and evangelization, and for multicultural parishes. There are church year services for Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, and Ordinary Time and ten prayers for overall parish meetings and gatherings.
 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
An Easter Table Blessing
8
A Blessing for the Planning Committee
14
A Blessing for Initiation Ministers
20
A Blessing for Lectors
26
A Blessing for Ministers and Ministries
32
PRAYERS DURING THE CHURCH YEAR
39
God Be in Your Temple
45
ChristmasEpiphanyNew Year
51
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