Pray With Us

Pray With Us


Prayer is at the heart of our lives as Holy Union Sisters. Individually each of us spends time each day in prayer and reflection and we gather as community for communal prayer. Your intentions will be remembered by the whole community of Holy Union Sisters and Associates. We will be happy to pray for any intention(s) you would like to share with us. Please fill in the form below.

  • Peace Prayer by Pope Francis

    Lord God of peace, hear our prayer!We have tried so many times and over so many yearsTo resolve our conflicts by our own powers and by the force of our arms.How many moments of hostility and darkness have we experienced; How much blood has been shed;How many lives have been shattered;How many hopes have been buried... But our efforts have been in vain.Now, Lord, come to our aid!Grant us peace, teach us peace;Guide our steps in the way of peace.Open our eyes and our hearts, and give us the courag...  Read More...

  • Lamentation to Our Lady of Sorrows

    During Hispanic-Heritage Month, let us pray with Our Lady of Sorrows.O Lady of Sorrows, O Mother grieving,We come to you with the struggles of our time.We mourn all the children torn from their parents, We mourn the children crying from loss,Children who have known fear and violenceAt the border, in Chicago, in Flint, in Camden,In Central and South America, in Africa, and in Asia. For these children we mourn and lament.O Lady of Sorrows, O Mother grieving,We come to you with the griefs of our ti...  Read More...

  • A Christian Prayer in union with creation

    Pope Francis published this prayer in "Laudato SI'. It is meant for us Christians to ask for inspiration to take up the commitment to creation set before us by the Gospel of Jesus. You can download a copy of the prayer below.Father, we praise you with all your creatures.They came forth from your all-powerful hand;they are yours, filled with your presence and your tender love.Praise be to you!Son of God, Jesus, through you all things were made.You were formed in the womb of Mary our Moth...  Read More...

  • Pope Francis Prayer for our Earth (From Laudato Si)

    All-powerful God, you are present in the whole universe and in the smallest of your creatures. You embrace with your tenderness all that exists.Pour out upon us the power of your love, that we may protect life and beauty.Fill us with peace, that we may live as brothers and sisters, harming no one.O God of the poor, help us to rescue the abandoned and forgotten of this earth, so precious in your eyes. Bring healing to our lives, that we may protect the world and not prey on it,that we may sow bea...  Read More...

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