Pope Francis’ Universal Prayer Intention for August

UNIVERSAL PRAYER INTENTION:
EVANGELISATION PRAYER INTENTION:

Sports
Living the Gospel

 

“That sports may be an opportunity for friendly encounters between peoples and may contribute to peace in the world.”
“That Christians may live the Gospel, giving witness to faith, honesty, and love of neighbor.”

 

EDMONTON, AB - JUNE 16: Caitlin Foord #9, Alanna Kennedy #14, Samantha Kerr #20, Lydia Williams #1 and Leena Khamis #12 of Australia celebrate after a 1-1 game with Sweden during the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada Group D match between Australia and Sweden at Commonwealth Stadium on June 16, 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Todd Korol/Getty Images)

Australia celebrate after a 1-1 game with Sweden during the FIFA Women’s World Cup, 2015 (Photo by Todd Korol/Getty Images)

 

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