Prayer Request

My reader writes: Please pray with all your strength: We think J. went to Spokane for an abortion this morning. Her boyfriend was quite insistent that she get the abortion. Could be another case of coerced abortion… We need to pray for God to intervene; for Jessica and her boyfriend to find hope, and recognition [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

Please pray for reader Jeremy, who has a MRSA infection, and for his wife Rachel. Father, hear our prayer for his complete healing, for his caregivers, and for all who love him, through Jesus Christ.  Mother Mary and St. Luke, pray for them. Also, a reader writes: Tomorrow my state legislature is going to hold [Read More...]

Prayer Request from Wenatchee 40DFL

Dear Lovers of Life, Some of you heard from me on March  2nd, when I relayed a prayer request regarding a young woman named J who was 6 weeks pregnant and considering abortion. She was talking to her boyfriend that evening. The next evening we heard back that they had decided to keep the baby, [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Father Almighty, I pray with all my heart for the speedy and full healing of my optic neuritis and for the preservation of my eyesight. I pray that I do not have any other problems/diseases of my nerves. I pray for the full restoration of my health. Grant that I may live [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: A friend’s girlfriend’s daughter is going to surgery tomorrow and may not survive. Please pray for her. Also please pray for another friend who was recently diagnosed with cancer, and for a relative who recently passed away from it. Father, hear our prayer for this girl, for the person with cancer, and [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader who wrote a few days ago about a young woman in a crisis pregnancy writes: Thought I’d let you know where things stand regarding my prayer request. After an ultrasound, the mother decided to keep the baby.  Praise God!!  Now the two of them are figuring out where they’re headed in terms of [Read More...]

Prayer requests

A reader writes: I would like to ask your prayers for an elderly priest I know who was taken to the emergency room last night. I don’t know anything beyond that at this point, but please pray for a quick recovery from whatever ails him. Father, hear our prayer for his complete healing in body, soul, [Read More...]

Prayer Requests and Works of Mercy

A loving mother asks that I pass this along: B, Our Beloved 2nd son of six children is 27yrs old (12/16/1987) he checked himself into a rehab to begin once again his journey of sobriety. We moved to Atlanta in 1996, from Angola, SW Africa. We began going to St Catherine’s daily MASS, and he began [Read More...]

Prayer Request for a Christian family kidnapped by ISIS–and commentary by Fr. Barron

Father, hear our prayer for their safe return.  And if it is their lot to join with your holy martyrs, grant them swift entry into heaven and that their blood may be the seed of the Church, mingled with the blood of Christ and able to convert even the hard and bitters hearts of their [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: In what would otherwise have been a hilarious pratfall, I broke my right arm tripping and falling while walking down the sidewalk in NYC on Dec 16.. After more than two months healing, the brace came off yesterday. But because of the force with which I fell (on a parked car!) I [Read More...]