Prayer Calendar January 18

Intention for today

That we may recognize that our personal participa­tion in the Paschal Mystery begins with our conversion, the acceptance of the Lord Jesus as our personal Savior, and our union with Him in Baptism, Confirmation and the Holy Eucharist. (Art. 1)

Prayer of intercesion: We pray for

For rectors of students and their assistants, as well as the students committed to their care.

For the spiritual directors of our seminarians.

For all Christians during this week of prayer for Christian Unity.

Words of the Founder

No longer do I seek scholarly titles or renown in my native land, rejoicing in dissolute company or in the embrace of a prostitute, dancing to a lively tune or attachment to luxury...These are no longer for me! (London, 11/15/1830)