Start off the school year with a prayer! Our parish is praying for all of our students, families and teachers.
Prayer to Begin a School Year/Semester
Blessed are you, Lord God,
Creator of body and mind and heart;
you have sent the Spirit of wisdom and knowledge
to guide your people in all their ways.
At the beginning of this new school year (or semester/term)
we implore your mercy:
bless the students, teachers, and staff of SJNRA and all our public schools,
that together we may grow in faith, hope, and love
as we learn from you and each ot...