Prayer Request

A reader writes: Please pray for a friend of mine who is leaving very soon (if not tomorrow [Tuesday]) for Jerusalem, where he will enter seminary to become a priest. He is totally focused on God, and since I’ve known him it’s been a matter of when, not if, in terms of his entering the [Read More…]

Prayer Request and Work of Mercy for Two Little Orphaned Boys

Amy Barragree, a Campus Minister at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi writes: This summer a student and her husband passed away in a tragic event leaving two young boys without parents. They are currently living with their grandparents, who are on a limited income. They are in need so school supplies, clothing, and other basic needs. One [Read More…]

Prayer Request and Work of Mercy for little Jonny Wade

A reader writes: Please could you please ask your followers to offer prayers for Jonny Wade, a little boy from my neck of the woods? He has had to endure more suffering than a lot of adults will see in their entire lifetimes. Father, hear our prayer for Jonny’s complete healing from cancer in body, [Read More…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: A dear friend of mine is in labor at only 30 weeks with twins. One only weighs 1.5 lbs. Please Please Pray for all involved!! Father, hear our prayer for a safe and healthy delivery for Mom and babies.  Mother Mary, St. Luke, and St. Gerard Majella, pray for them and all [Read More…]

Prayer Requests

A reader write: Please pray for the repose of the soul of Donnie Chin.  He was shot to death a few days ago.  If anyone ever loved his neighborhood the way Chesterton thought best, it was Donnie.  He spent decades connecting Seattle Fire and Police with sick and injured ID residents.  The buildings in China [Read More…]

Prayer Request and Praise Report

A reader writes: First, let me thank you and the prayer warriors of your blog for earlier prayers on behalf of our daughter, who was diagnosed with breast cancer last year. She is currently in remission and remains under treatment. Given that the cancer spread to her spine, lungs, and hips, it is miraculous that [Read More…]

Please pray for Katrina Fernandez

She’s having a severe health crisis and could use both our prayers and our financial help (which you can give by going here and hitting the Paypal button). Father, hear our prayer for Kat’s complete healing in body, soul, and spirit. Give her caregivers grace, compassion, wisdom, counsel, knowledge, understanding, skill, creativity, insight and the [Read More…]

Today’s Prayer Request and Work of Mercy

A reader writes: My friend Jose Ibanez (Catholic father and husband) wrote and plays this beautiful song to Our Lady*; could you post it on your blog? He’s trying to raise money to get to Lourdes–he’s legally blind–and can be found on Facebook under Jose’s Trip To Lourdes. We’ve set up a GoFundMe page for [Read More…]

Prayer Request and Work of Mercy

Leticia Ochoa Adams writes: I hope you are well. My uncle is very sick and I’m trying to get enough money to help with paying his truck off and medical bills. Would you kindly share this at some point? Even if it’s prayers, that would be enough for us, because my family is really heartbroken [Read More…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Between my small income and that of my wife, it seems we come up more and more short every month. Medical bills, childcare costs, and student debt are all big drains. For multiple reasons, neither I nor my wife have the luxury of staying home to cut costs. I would be happy [Read More…]