Father of Mercy,
as we journey On Mission for The Church Alive!,
endow us with your gifts of collaboration, courage
Help us to fulfill the mission of Jesus
and His Church through vibrant parishes and
Raise up selfless, energetic leaders
to serve the Church
in fidelity and with care.
May we, the Church of Pittsburgh
in Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Greene,
Lawrence and Washington counties,
be sustained and strengthened by your grace.
Help us to learn Jesus, to love Jesus
and to live Jesus.
Hear this prayer and grant it through Jesus Christ
with the help of our dear Blessed Mother, under the
mantle of her love,