Pope’s prayer intentions for 2018
- 2018 JANUARY ~ Evangelization: That Christians, and other religious minorities in Asian countries, may be able to practise their faith in full freedom.
- 2018 FEBRUARY ~ Universal: That those who have material, political or spiritual power may resist any lure of corruption.
- 2018 MARCH ~ Evangelization: That the Church may appreciate the urgency of formation in spiritual discernment, both on the personal and communitarian levels.
- 2018 APRIL ~ Universal: That economists may have the courage to reject any economy of exclusion andknow how to open new paths.
- 2018 MAY ~ Evangelization: That the lay faithful may fulfil their specific mission, by responding with creativity to the challenges that face the world today.
- 2018 JUNE ~ Universal: That social networks may work towards that inclusiveness which respects others for their differences.
- 2018 JULY ~ Evangelization: That priests, who experience fatigue and loneliness in their pastoral work, may find help and comfort in their intimacy with the Lord and in their friendship with their brother priests.
- 2018 AUGUST ~ Universal: That any far-reaching decisions of economists and politicians may protect the family as one of the treasures of humanity.
- 2018 SEPTEMBER ~ Universal: That young people in Africa may have access to education and work in their own countries.