5/1/11

Blessed Pope John Paul II


The Official Prayer for John Paul II's Intercession

O Blessed Trinity,

We thank You for having graced the Church with Pope John Paul II and for allowing the tenderness of your Fatherly care, the glory of the cross of Christ, and the splendor of the Holy Spirit, to shine through him.

Trusting fully in Your infinite mercy and in the maternal intercession of Mary, he has given us a living image of Jesus the Good Shepherd and has shown us that holiness is the necessary measure of ordinary Christian life and is the way of achieving eternal communion with you.

Grant us, by his intercession, and according to Your will, the graces we implore, hoping that he will soon be numbered among your saints.

Amen

With ecclesiastical approval CARDINAL CAMILLO RUINI
the Holy Father’s Vicar General for the Diocese of Rome

3 comments:

Teresa said...

This is indeed a wonderful day to celebrate the life of Pope John Paul II. God Bless Blessed John Paul II.

Tiffany said...

Happy Divine Mercy Sunday and Beatification of JPII. Joy abounds at our house!

Ed Sousa, Sr. said...

Thank You Teresa and Tiffany for your comments. Happy Divine Mercy Sunday.