Pray every day

December 3 2019

December 3 morning

4207 have prayed

With Jesus in the morning

As a new day begins, receive it with the same enthusiasm with which St. Francis Xavier had when he was sent on a mission. Offer your doubts and fears to God and show him with your life that you are also available for the mission entrusted to you, and that you trust his promises. Repeat the words of the Psalm to the rhythm of your breath: “Here I am, Lord, I come to do your will.” Our Father…

December 3 morning

December 3 afternoon

2666 have prayed

With Jesus during the day

Today 175 years ago a group of Jesuit students felt frustrated because of their desire to go to the missions, but could not. Their formator invited them – on the feast of St. Francis Xavier – to be missionaries striving to be available to Christ to fulfill their daily obligations. Thus they gave a new meaning to their daily activities and established the Apostleship of Prayer, today known as the Pope’s World Prayer Network. How do you live your daily activities? Do you strive to fulfill your obligations well?

December 3 afternoon

December 3 night

2146 have prayed

With Jesus in the night

Find a quiet place and close your eyes. How do you feel now? Thank God for the gift of life. Be aware of the things you enjoyed today and the people who accompanied you. What encounters gave you courage? What jobs have brought you joy? Discover the realities that encourage you to keep moving forward and help you sustain the momentum. Hail Mary…

December 3 night