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A Saints Prayer for Catholic Schools Week | For Our School
For Children and Teachers | A Short Prayer of Thanksgiving

A Saints Prayer for Catholic Schools Week

Blessed are you, O Lord our God.
You give us time for growing and learning
and you give us the gift of Catholic education.

May we, with your servant, Saint Thomas Aquinas, thank you for our school.

    Response: We thank you, Lord.

And with your servant, Saint John Baptist de La Salle, we thank you for our teachers.

    Response: We thank you, Lord.

And with your servant, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, we thank you for our learning

    Response: We thank you, Lord.

And with your servant, Saint John Bosco, we thank you for our faith.

    Response: We thank you, Lord.

And with your servant, Saint Katharine Drexel, we thank you for all your gifts to us.

    Response: We thank you, Lord.

As these holy men and women have been your servants,
Help us also to serve you and work toward a faith-filled future.

Amen.

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A Prayer for Our School

God, our Father and Creator, be with us in our school.
Help us to treasure your gift of life
    and treat one another with care.
Let us always remember that we are all created in your image.

Come, Lord Jesus, and be with us in our school.
Guide our teachers,
    guide our parents,
    and lead our students
    to recognize you in all people.

Come, Holy Spirit, and be with us in our school.
Give us a vision for the future,
    and the determination for shaping a faith-filled future.

Amen.

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A Prayer for Children and Teachers

God of life and love,

Open my heart and mind
    to the abundance of your blessings.

Open my eyes
    to your presence among us.

Open my ears
    to the sound of your voice.

Open my hands
    so I can serve others.

Open my mind
    to learning and knowledge.

Open my imagination
    so I can grow in wisdom and joy.

Open my heart
    so I can grow in faith,
Help me to respond
    to the gift of your love.

Amen.

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A Short Prayer of Thanksgiving

Loving God,

Thank you for giving us
    parents, friends, and teachers
    who care for us
    and help us to learn and grow in faith and love.

Amen.

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