For Ravi Zacharias

Ravi Zacharias is an evangelical apologist and currently dying of cancer. He has been ecumenical and charitable to the church and I wanted to ask if we could pray for him in what appears to be his final days

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God bless your friend.

Praying for him…

Saint Michael, the archangel, defend us in battle, be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the devil, may God rebuke him, we humbly pray. And do you, O’ Prince of the Heavenly host, by the power of God thrust into Hell Satan and all the other evil spirits who prowl about the world for the ruin of souls.

Amen.

Our Father who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name.

Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on Earth as it is in Heaven.

Give us this day our daily bread.

And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.

And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.

Amen.

Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee.

Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb Jesus.

Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death.

Amen.

Prayer for a Miracle

God of all creation, you who spoke a simple command and brought forth light from
the darkness, I ask you now to send forth your miracle-working power to heal (Ravi Zacharias). You cleansed the lepers, opened the eyes of the blind and by
speaking a simple command, you empowered the crippled to rise up and walk.
You sent forth your life-giving power to all those in need, including those you raised from
the dead. I ask you to send forth your healing power into Ravi Zacharias’s body and give him the strength to fight his illness. I ask this through my Lord, Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen

Prayer to St. Anthony for Those With Cancer

Dear St. Anthony, you recognized Our Lord Jesus as the Divine Healer. In your goodness and kindness, please intercede for Ravi Zacharias, who is suffering from cancer. If it is God’s will, may the gift of healing be granted to him. Comfort him during times of unbearable pain, and ask our Lord to grant him peace and patience in suffering. May God give him the fullness of life here on earth. Through Christ Our Lord, Amen.

Hail Mary,
Full of Grace,
The Lord is with thee.
Blessed art thou among women,
and blessed is the fruit
of thy womb, Jesus.
Holy Mary,
Mother of God,
pray for us sinners now,
and at the hour of our death.

Amen.

For Ravi’s peace and health,
we pray to the Lord:

Lord, hear our prayer.

I will pray a Divine Mercy chaplet for Ravi Zacharias. May God grant him a peaceful passing and salvation, in Jesus’ name. Amen.

Praying for this intention

“Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus” - Mt 28:5

I pray that God heals brother Ravi. Amen.

Prayers said for Ravi.

Blessed Mother, please intercede for us.
Hold the sorrowful-
Mother and love the weary, abused, neglected
or forgotten among us-
Give your aid to all needing help or healing-
Assist those who are sick, in pain or suffering-
Be with those needing peace-
Console the lonely or brokenhearted-
Comfort the lost or hopeless-
Strengthen the fearful-
Guard the unborn-
Pray for those who are dying or who have died-
Soften those with hardened hearts-
Enlighten those who do not yet see truth-
Help us be brave enough to let our hurt and anger go-
Show us the way to do the right thing-
Protect those who are in danger, and
Guide us from every evil.
May all who keep your sacred commemoration
experience the might of your assistance.
Amen

Our Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name; Thy kingdom come; Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, Amen.

He just passed away this morning. Eternal Rest grant unto him O lord and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul Rest in peace . Amen

Prayers for his family, ministry and colleagues. He was inspirational.

Yes, Ravi has passed. He was someone I felt a deep affection for, even though I never met him. He was always a friend of our church and I pray that God granted eternal favor to him as we hope He does to other separated brethren who were faithful with what they had.

Praying…

For Ravi’s needs,
we pray to the Lord:

Lord, hear our prayer.

Eternal rest grant unto Ravi Zacharias, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him, may he rest in peace. Amen.

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