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O Lord, how hard it is to accept your way. I am trying to overcome the feelings of alienation and separation which continue to assail me. But I wonder now if my deep sense of homelessness does not bring me closer to you than my occasional feelings of belonging. Come, Lord Jesus, and be with me where I feel poorest. Amen.
— Henri Nouwen (1931-1996)
The Pope’s Prayer Intentions for July 2017
That our brothers and sisters who have strayed from the faith, through our prayer and witness to the Gospel, may rediscover the merciful closeness of the Lord and the beauty of the Christian life.