Prayer request

A reader writes: Could you please pray for my daughter. She is close to being homeless and has been involved with dark things. She needs a miracle to get her self out of this predicament. I am praying a novena to Our lady undoer of Knots but need more people of prayer to help out. [Read More…]

Mark your calendars to pray for peace tomorrow at 1 PM

For those who think of prayer as a game of “Simon says” and who think the pope somehow a heretic for asking people of different traditions to pray for peace, consider Aslan’s words to Emeth, a sincere worshipper of the false god Tash in C.S. Lewis’ The Last Battle, who is amazed to find himself [Read More…]

Prayer request

A reader writes: Hi Mark. A dear friend of mine has been unconscious in the ICU for 20+ hours. Please storm Heaven that his earthly life does not end. This is an emergency. Thank you. Father, hear our prayer for this man’s complete healing in body, soul, mind, and spirit. Give his caregivers grace, compassion, [Read More…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Mark, please share this prayer request through any social media or blog. I was part of the Catholic blogosphere many years ago under the name Mephibosheth and the blog “And Also with You.” I was moved by Simcha’s recent news because we are going through the exact same experience. My mother has [Read More…]

Please pray for Simcha Fisher and her family

Her mother has advanced Alzheimer’s and it’s a trying time right now. [Read more…]

Please pray for the Pope

… on his trip to Egypt. Pray, not merely for his protection (he himself seems to be fearless in his trust in God’s protection) but particular for the success of his trip in advancing the kingdom of God. The Holy Father is not playing defense or wasting any time maundering over the retreat of Christendom. [Read More…]

A reader asks me to post her prayer request…

…for peace. Father, hear our prayer that we would avoid the scourge of war. Help us to listen to your Holy Church’s teaching on Just War and not commit again the murderous sin of pre-emptive war. We ask this through Christ our Lord. [Read more…]

Prayers for our Suffering Coptic Brothers and Sisters in Christ…

May God bring their dead swiftly to the bliss of Christ and may they know the healing and consolation of Jesus, King of Martyr by the power of the Holy Spirit. Father, deliver them from evil and help us to seek your wisdom and love through Christ our Lord. ┬áMother Mary, pray for us all. [Read more…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Could you ask your readers to pray for a family member of mine? He was in a bad accident and has been airlifted to the hospital; that’s all I know at this point. Father, hear our prayer for this man’s complete healing in body, soul, and spirit. Give his caregivers grace, compassion, [Read More…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: A friend just had a kidney auto transplant and is having major complications. If you could pray that the kidney somehow starts working, that they find out where he is bleeding internally, and that they get his pain under control it would be appreciated. He is in very poor spirits. He had [Read More…]