THE POPE’S MONTHLY PRAYER INTENTIONS

October 2015

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  • Universal Intention – Human Trafficking. That human trafficking, the modern form of slavery, may be eradicated.
  • Evangelization Intention Mission in Asia.That with a missionary spirit the Christian communities of Asia may announce the Gospel to those who are still awaiting it.

This month, the Holy Father has asked Catholics everywhere to pray: “That human trafficking, the modern form of slavery, may be eradicated.”

Pope Francis’ October universal prayer intention shocks us with the fact that human trafficking – kidnapping, transporting, selling, and buying men, women, and children – is, in fact, nothing less than slavery. Slavery is not some ancient historical practice human beings outgrew; slavery is rampant today.

In addition, the Pope has also asked us to pray for his evangelisation intention: “That with a missionary spirit the Christian communities of Asia may announce the Gospel to those who are still awaiting it.”

Click here for a reflection on Pope Francis’ prayer intentions for October 2015, from the Apostleship of Prayer website.

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