Antioch, Syria He was possibly a Gentile but converted to Christianity. Most charming  Honored In: This beautiful bifold prayer card and medal combo is perfect for any physician. Unknown Daily Devotion for Thursday, November 26, 2020, Devotion for Wednesday, November 25, 2020, Hymn Paraphrases of Liturgy for Christmas/Epiphany, Hymn Paraphrases of Liturgy for Advent/Lent, Hymn Paraphrases of Liturgy for Easter/Festival, Add Church / Renewal Group to the Partner List, Add Individual to the Supporting Member List, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeX_hZTTBnM. (R.). He is the Patron Saint of Artists and Doctors. Luke The Evangelist. Today you call men and women to proclaim your word to a world as pagan and brutal as in Luke’s own time. St. Luke the Evangelist Prayer Almighty God, you inspired Your servant St. Luke the Evangelist and Physician to set forth in the gospel the love and the healing power of your Son. and O St. Luke, you werechosen to reveal in preachingand writing God's love for thepoor. Prayer preserves temperance. ), CNA Staff, Nov 26, 2020 / 01:23 pm (CNA).-   The Supreme Court said Wednesday night that NY state restrictions  during the coronavirus pandemic are a violation of the First Amendment’s protection of free religious exercise. Bring healing to the wounded, hope to their families, and honor to all who have honorably served.   Who is the patron saint of pandemics? humanity of Jesus, St Luke is best known for his New Testament writings, the Gospel according to St Luke and The Acts of the Apostles. He was possibly a Gentile but converted to Christianity. St. Luke was an evangelist and is the patron of painters and physicians. After the ruling the Bishop of Brooklyn, whose diocese was a plaintiff in the suit, said that religious worship […], Supreme Court overturns NY church restrictions, Brooklyn bishop says religion 'essential' during pandemic, By using this website, you agree to our use of Cookies. May the Holy Spirit, instructor of the faithful, help me to understand Christ's words and faithfully apply them in my life. Thank you for your help. See PRIVACY POLICY. We often turn to the saints for intercession to God on our behalf. A Prayer to God, for St. Luke the Apostle. In faithfully detailing the humanity of Jesus, he also showed the divinity of Jesus and His genuine compassion for all human beings. Teach us to weep where we have caused weeping, to mourn where we have caused mourning, and to lift up what we have brought low. © 2020 Novena Prayer. Learn how your comment data is processed. All Rights Reserved. Saint Luke the Evangelist Crucified and risen from the dead, He is the Savior of the world, our Savior. In faithfully detailing the humanity of Jesus, you also showed His Divinity and His genuine compassion for all human beings. St. Luke the Evangelist Prayer Almighty God, you inspired Your servant St. Luke the Evangelist and Physician to set forth in the gospel the love and the healing power of your Son. Look upon me as the good thief, who hung on the cross next to You at Calvary. My Crucified Jesus, wash me with your most Precious Blood. for their patients.     Dear St. Luke, I love you with all my heart. He was a physician (Col 4:14), a companion of Paul on some of his missionary journeys (Acts 16:10ff; 20:5ff; 27-28). In faithfully detailing Almighty God, who didst inspire thy servant Luke the physician to set forth in the Gospel the love and healing power of thy Son: Graciously continue in thy Church the like love and power to heal, to the praise and glory of thy Name; through the same thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. All Christian Churches. Help us to render to one another the kindness, forgiveness and compassion which is their due. Moved by the heavenlySpirit of Love, you detailed thelife of Jesus, showing Hisdivinity and His genuinecompassion for all human beings.Help those who alreadyglory in God's name topersevere in one heart andone mind, and inspire allpeople that they may hear theGood News of Salvation.Amen. Imprint the blessed image of your dear Son upon the Church. It may not be who you think…, The Story of St. John Marie Vianney Patron Saint of Priests. St Luke was one of the seventy-two disciples, once sent by Jesus to travel ahead of him to every town … Thank you for his remembrance of the founding of your holy Church. In faithfully detailing the humanity of Jesus, he also showed the divinity of Jesus and His genuine compassion for all human beings. INTERCESSIONS ON THE FEAST DAY OF ST LUKE, EVANGELIST; OCTOBER 19th: To Jesus Christ, the divine physician, let us pray: R. Heal your people, Lord! You called Luke to write his Gospel and the book of Acts. Thank you, dear Lord, for St. Luke. Born: (Luke 10:16a). Open the ears of those who are deaf to your word, - that they may hear and believe the good news of salvation. Let us begin, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. St. Luke the Evangelist Prayer. Thank you for his orderly, clear, loving portrait of Jesus’ words and deeds. with your professionalism Circa 84 AD Cambridge University Press, 2006 edition. Saint Luke the Evangelist, Patron saint of Artists, bachelors. All rights reserved. Let their ministry be a blessing to many. Thank you, dear Lord, for St. Luke. In faithfully detailing the humanity of Jesus, he also showed the divinity of Jesus and … The login page will open in a new tab. and his genuine compassion St. Luke, please help me to grow in grace and holiness, but above all, that I may rest with thee in eternity, help me to do God’s will each and every day to the best of my ability.Help me to hear my Father’s voice and love all with all my heart.Dear St. Luke, I love you. with the divine compassion As you anointed Cyrus to accomplish your will for Israel when it was captive, we ask that you anoint the leaders of this and every nation upon earth. Prayers of the Church, St. Luke, Evangelist – October 18, 2020. (R.), Inspire compassion in the nations of the world, Orthodox tradition states that St. Luke was one of the 70 appointed by Christ to visit towns and villages prior to Jesus visiting as described in Luke 10. and saintly Physician, Material found in his Gospel and not elsewhere includes much of the account of Our Lord's birth and infancy and boyhood, some of the … We pray for our fellow Christians who suffer persecution because they name Jesus as Lord. May the Holy Spirit,instructor of the faithful,help me to understandChrist's wordsand faithfully apply themin my life.Amen. Come to their aid; heal all that is wounded; and restore them to wholeness of body, mind, and spirit. Inflame my heart with an ardent love of God and worship of the Trinity.