DIOCESAN CENTENARY PRAYER
Almighty and merciful Father,
bestow your grace upon the Diocese of Brentwood
as we celebrate our Centenary Year.
We give thanks for the witness of past generations
and pray for a fresh outpouring of the Holy Spirit
that we may be ever more faithful to
proclaiming the Gospel of Christ.
Bless Alan our Bishop, the Clergy, Religious
and Faithful of our Diocese,
and graciously grant plentiful vocations to the
the Consecrated Life and the Sacrament of
Strengthen us in the communion of faith, hope and
united in prayer with our Holy Father the Pope
and the Universal Church.
Our Lady of Lourdes, pray for us.
Saints Erconwald, Cedd and Edmund of Canterbury,
pray for us.