and support the
National Catholic Youth Conference.
The Holy Fatherís Intentions
Universal: End to Child-Soldiers
That the scandal of child-soldiers may
be eliminated the world over.
That the peoples of Europe may rediscover
the beauty, goodness, and truth of the
Gospel which gives joy and hope to life.
Serra Prayer for Vocations
O God, Who wills not the death of a sinner, but rather that he be converted
and live, grant we beseech You through the intercession of the Blessed Mary,
ever Virgin, Saint Joseph, her spouse, Saint Junipero Serra, and all the saints,
an increase of laborers for your Church, fellow laborers with Christ to spend
and consume themselves for souls, through the same Jesus Christ, Your Son,
Who lives and reigns with You, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, God forever and