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Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World

April 2012

A 10-part series on the litanies of the Divine Liturgy by Fr. John Oliver. Fr. John shows us how important our intercessory prayers are for world and it’s people.


Episodes

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Apr 02, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 10

In this final reflection on the petitions in the Divine Liturgy, Fr. John gives some alarming statistics of those "in tribulation, wrath, danger, and necessity."

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10:28
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Mar 28, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 9

As Fr. John continues through the litanies of the Divine Liturgy he reminds us of the quote, "we are saved together but we are damned alone."

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12:12
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Mar 19, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 8

All around the world there are droughts, famine, and disease. How do our intercessory prayers at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday mornings touch the people impacted by them?

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7:20
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Mar 12, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 7

Fr. John now reflects on the litany for those in civil authority and our armed forces.

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9:11
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Mar 05, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 6

In the next litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for our Bishops, Priests, and Deacons. Fr. John tells us why this is so important.

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9:38
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Feb 27, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 5

In the 4th litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for this Holy House, and those with faith, fear, and reverence enter therein.

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10:34
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Feb 20, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 4

In the 3rd litany of the Divine Liturgy, we pray for the "good estate of the holy churches of God." This is a global as well as a local prayer for our parishes. As we take in new members to our parishes, what are our responsibilities to them?

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15:35
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Feb 13, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 3

In our Divine Liturgy we pray "In peace let us pray to the Lord." We all want peace but what does it mean to be a peace maker?

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10:53
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Feb 06, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 2

In part 2, Fr. John connects the opening prayers of the Divine Liturgy to the real life issues facing our world. He begins with a typical family preparing for church on a typical Sunday morning.

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14:50
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Jan 30, 2012

Intercessory Prayer: The Last Hope for the World - Part 1

In this new 10 part series, Fr. John introduces his topic which relates the necessity of intercessory prayer to the world circumstances we face.

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13:31
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