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…]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: A few months ago my husband and I discovered that our son has been smoking pot. We’ve been working with counselors and specialists since then and thought that things were getting better and that he stopped using. Apparently we underestimated the great powers of deception that drug users have. Last night we [Read More…]

One more Prayer Request

A reader writes: Could you please ask your readers to pray for my dad? He is having an angiogram tomorrow and may need some stents put in. He’s already one heart attack before, so I’m really worried about him. If you could send up some prayers that the operation will go smoothly tomorrow and that [Read More…]

Prayer Requests and Praise Reports

A reader writes: Would people pray for my Grandma. She had been vomiting last Friday. The vomiting had stopped from Saturday up to Monday. Then it returned yesterday and today. My Grandma went to the doctors, was prescribed iron, and to drink a lot of fluids. The doctor has also requested she undergo an ultrasound. [Read More…]

Another followup on Kreed

His family really need our help: Kreed just had a CAT scan, his lungs have edema and the sacs aren’t filling with air properly and he’ll be in the PICU for at least two weeks, probably inpatient for all of three weeks. And I’ve just been told that the state he just moved to has [Read More…]