Prayer Requests, Praise Reports and Works of Mercy

A reader writes: There is a woman I know named Ambra who is dying from breast cancer as I write this. She was diagnosed with breast cancer while pregnant. Ambra refused to consider abortion and refused chemotherapy until her son was born. She gave birth, has had a double mastectomy, and is now dying from [Read More…]

Prayer Requests/Praise Reports

A reader writes: Good day! It’s been some weeks, and I thought I should give some updates. The runaway sister has sent an email a few days after I requested for prayers. Apparently she needs “time to think.” For what, I don’t know. She hasn’t mentioned where she is, and she hasn’t mentioned her son. [Read More…]

Prayer Requests and Works of Mercy

A reader writes: Please pray for this young man who was struck by lightning. Father, grant him complete healing in body, soul, and spirit. Give his caregivers grace, compassion, wisdom, counsel, knowledge, understanding, creativity, insight, skill, and the proper technology to assist in that healing. Give him and all who love him grace, peace, consolation, [Read More…]

Praise Report

A reader writes: I want to offer a prayer of Thanksgiving for the safety of my family after a serious car accident this weekend. No head injuries, no blood. All walked out of the car. Our family is very grateful. Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord! [Read more…]

Prayer Requests and Praise Reports

A reader invites us to pray a novena for Brittany, the woman with cancer who intends to kill herself on November 1. Lord, hear our prayer that she choose life through your Son Jesus Christ. Mother Mary, St. Luke, St. Peregrine, and St John Paul II, pray for her and all who love her. A [Read More…]

Prayer Requests and Praise Report

A reader writes about Baby Hugh, for whom you guys have been praying: Baby Hugh went home with his parents yesterday. He’s nursing, albeit slowly, but the new drug he’s on seems to be suppressing the seizures for which no definite cause can so far be assigned, but many other conditions have been ruled out [Read More…]

Last Week You Wonderful Folks Prayed for Baby Hugh

Here’s a follow up: Hello Mark, baby Hugh’s grandmother has just phoned. He is coming out of the incubator today, he has had a MRI scan which did not show any brain damage. The medical folk think it is a condition known as Benign Neo-natal Seizures. These have no known cause. The seizures are still [Read More…]

Prayer Requests and Praise Report

A reader writes: Here’s an update on the brain-injured baby we prayed for the other day. Father, continue to hear and answer our prayer through your Son Jesus Christ. Another reader writes: My husband lost his job on Good Friday of this year. He recently heard back on two applications – he was turned down [Read More…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Please pray for a mother of 2 under the age of 6 – whose husband walked out a few months back. She’s a good Catholic, but has struggled with depression over the years, and is now on suicide watch. Friends report that her comments now don’t even sound like her: that it [Read More…]

Prayer Requests

Fellow Patheosi Frank Weathers writes: Prayers please, for my nephew Jonah (in So Cal). He’s 13, and has been admitted to the hospital with lots of problems stemming from a condition that is not allowing his body to fight off infections. He has deterioration of intestinal walls, no GA antibodies being produced (?), ulcers in [Read More…]