St. Mary's Catholic Federation, Carshalton

St. Mary's Catholic Federation, Carshalton

Learning, Playing and Growing together in the Love of Jesus

Weekly Reflection

Weekly Reflection

This week is Refugee Week.  
Pope Francis reminds us that "Christ asks us to welcome our migrant and refugee neighbours with arms wide open."
For this week's reflection, please click on the link to a video from CAFOD which explains very poignantly the plight of so many in our world today. 
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1y05IkDobJYaLpiK19iMJGKv8IGwp-FlN/view?usp=sharing


Lord Jesus, you know what it is like to be hungry and thirsty and feel like an unwelcome stranger.
You know the suffering of those who have lost everything.
We pray that by welcoming refugees we may show love for our neighbour and grow closer to you.
Amen.

 

Pope's Prayer Intention for 2021

Pope Francis has a monthly prayer intention for each month.

This month's intention is:  

 

June

 

The beauty of marriage

 

Let us pray for young people who are preparing for marriage with the support of a Christian community: may they grow in love, with generosity, faithfulness, and patience.