We unite with our priests in prayer for healing and forgiveness before Our Blessed Lord as we contemplate the revelations of clergy abuse of children and failure in episcopal oversight and seek to repair the entire Body of Christ.

View this event BELOW beginning at 8:30am on Thursday, October 4.

SCHEDULE FOR SAINT ANDREW’S

Thursday, October 4, 2018

8:30 a.m.             Opening Mass
9:00 a.m.             Exposition/Adoration Begins

Friday, October 5, 2018

8:00 a.m.             Benediction
8:30 a.m.             Closing Mass

During this time of crisis within the Church we call upon Our Lady, imploring her intercession in our struggles.

We will begin each hour with the Litany of Prayers for Priests <HERE>.

The remaining part of the hour is reserved for private prayer.

Prayer Captains

Parish volunteers will serve as a Prayer Captains for each of the Hours. Prayer Captains are responsible for leading the public prayers at the beginning of each hour and any additional announcements as necessary.

Core Adorers

Core adorers are needed for each hour to ensure constant company with Christ. Sign up if you are able to commit to spending an hour or more with the Blessed Sacrament, in unity with our priests.

Personal Intentions

Cards will be available to enter your own personal intentions for which you pledge to pray during the 24 Hours.  You may place this card in the basket in front of the altar at any time.  If you are unable to attend the 24 Hours but would like your intentions included, Father Dan Leary invites you to email him directly at fatherdanleary@gmail.com and he will include these for you.

Spiritual Bouquet cards will also be available if you wish to offer your holy hour and prayers for a specific person. Simply fill out the card and send it to the person for whom you prayed as your gift to them.

When You Come

  • The doors near the altar will be open during the 24 Hours. The entry doors from Kemp Mill Road will be open during the 24 Hours from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. The circle doors will remain locked.
  • Please enter using the doors near the altar during evening and night hours.  Please park in the small lot near the Early Learning Center during evening and night hours.
  • Please sign in at one of the welcome tables located at the handicapped entrance or at the midpoint of the church.  Please sign out when you leave.
  • Please dress modestly and appropriately, especially during overnight adoration. Consider bringing a sweater or light jacket as the church may get cool.Prayer booklets will be provided that include the public prayers offered each hour.

 

For those in Southern Maryland who would like to attend the Repair My House 24 Hour Adoration with Priests at Sacred Heart Church in LaPlata, the schedule and information is <HERE>.

 

Resources

Our 24 Hours Prayer Booklet

Our Personal Intention Card

Our Spiritual Bouquet Card

Printable Flyer

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