Additions to the Lauds and Vespers invocations each day

Invocations

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Additional intentions for vocations to Ealing Abbey monastery at the Lauds and Vespers invocations each day:

God our Father, grant us the consolation of many and holy brethren:
that our monastic community may flourish according to your will.

Let us pray for the Church which has Christ as her shepherd:
that many men will hear his voice and come to serve him in our monastic community.

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Let us pray that the Lord will call young men to this community:
who will lead many who are lost and uncared for into his presence.

Let us pray for vocations to our community:
that men will respond and feed God’s people with his word.

Let us pray for vocations to our community:
that young men will come forward to tend the broken-hearted.

Let us pray for vocations to our community:
that young men will respond to God’s call to follow him in the monastic way of life here in Ealing.

Lord, renew the life of our monastic community:
that those who seek you with a sincere heart may find a place here in which to respond to your call.

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Lord, renew the life of our monastic community through a gift of vocations:
that your abiding presence may continue to be felt in this place.

[There is nothing we shall want if we turn to Christ our Good Shepherd:
Lord Jesus, send young men to serve you in the monastic life in this monastery.]

Liturgy Institute

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