Litany for Puerto Rico









For all in Puerto Rico, struggling to reclaim their lives,

In solidarity, we pray, en solidaridad, oramos. 

For those in Puerto Rico who need water, we pray.

For those in Puerto Rico who need food, we pray.

For those in Puerto Rico who need shelter, we pray.

For those in Puerto Rico who need power, we pray.

For those in Puerto Rico who need fuel and gas, we pray.
For those in Puerto Rico who need phone service 

To be in touch with family and loved ones, we pray.
For those in Puerto Rico who need assistance

To help rebuild homes, roads, communities:

In solidarity, we pray, en solidaridad, oramos. 

For the people in San Juan, in Ponce,

In Caguas, in Salinas, in Cidra, in Guyana,

For all the cities of Puerto Rico:

In solidarity, we pray, en solidaridad, oramos. 

For the people in Maricao, in Culibra,

In Las Marias, in Adjuntas, in Vieques, in Cieba, 

For all the municipalities in Puerto Rico:

In solidarity, we pray, en solidaridad, oramos. 

For the farmers who lost all their crops,

For the workers whose workplaces are still closed and who have no income:

In solidarity, we pray, en solidaridad, oramos. 

That we may support, and continue to support,

Our sisters and brothers in Puerto Rico:

Through our concern for the common good of all Americans,
Through our prayers and our donations,

Through our actions and our advocacy:

In solidarity, we pray, en solidaridad, oramos. Amen. 

Note: See Catholic Relief Services for updates and donations for Puerto Rico: www.crs.og.