Fear of the Lord…
For our Sunday reflection we have pleasure in presenting a series of prayers reflecting on the Gifts and the Fruits of the Holy Spirit that have been adapted from a recent series presented in the Daily Prayer in the Classroom program published by the the Catholic Education Office, Parramatta.
We pray today through the intercession of Mary, the Mother of God,
Mother Mary, you have so much you can teach us about this Seventh Gift of the Holy Spirit, fear of the Lord.
Our God does often seem to place big obstacles in our pathway,
Help us to see, in the ways you did, and in the ways your parents,
Teach us that the Gift of Fear of the Lord is all about respecting
We ask for your intercession, Mary, and the intercession of Joachim and
*This reflection was originally published on the
Feast Day of Sts Joachim and Ann, the parents of Mary, the mother of Jesus
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