Prayer For Nepal Earthquake Victims

Loving God,

We pray for all those affected by the earthquake in Nepal
As we offer the words of the psalmist
“Be strong and take heart, all who hope in the Lord” (Psalm 31:25)

May those who are paralyzed by fear …
Be strong and take heart

May those who have lost or are still searching for loved ones …
Be strong and take heart

May those who remain trapped under rubble …
Be strong and take heart

May those rescue workers who provide relief and recovery …
Be strong and take heart

May those who are moved with compassion to help …
Be strong and take heart

God, whose love knows no bounds,
Fill all those who suffer with your comfort and peace.

We ask all this through Christ, our Lord. Amen.