If you are among those praying for Kathryn

…here’s an update. [Read more...]

Urgent Prayer Request

A reader writes: Dear friends’ beautiful 13 year old daughter, Katherine, is in the pediatric ICU tonight with a sudden and unknown illness. She checked into the local hospital on Wednesday morning but today was transferred to a major hospital in the city as initial attempts at identification of the cause and treatment failed and [Read More...]

Your prayers for our Abp Sartain and the Seattle Archdiocese would be appreciated

He’s a very good man and a very good bishop and he’s stuck with the crappy, thankless job of having to say to Seattle-style Catholics who see no conflict between the Faith and gay “marriage” that there is in fact such a conflict and you don’t get to pretend to enter into a gay “marriage” [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Mark, could you please put out a prayer request for my uncle’s ex-wife? She is a fallen away Catholic who left my uncle and their 3 teenaged children almost 3 decades ago for her husband’s best friend. She had surgery for liver cancer on Friday and her prospects don’t sound great at [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A friend writes: Hey everyone, please pray for my sister, Teresa. We took her to the ER at 1am this morning bcuz she was jaundiced. It turns out that she has hemolytic anemia, although they’re not sure what’s causing it. Hemolytic anemia means that basically, all of her red blood cells are exploding. Yeah and [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: A man I know in my parish is dealing with the death of his mother, who passed recently. Can we have prayers for both of them? Thanks. Father, grant your son grace, peace, and consolation and help him cope with the death of his mother. Mother Mary, be mother to him. We [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Mark, Will you please post on your blog a prayer request for Amy Carrico. She was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. She is 38 and has 4 kids. The youngest is 6 month. She was brave enough to film this video. Thanks!! Father, hear our prayer for her complete healing in body, [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I am writing to request prayers. I have to have surgery in a couple days to remove a section of colon and am not sure what they will find. . I’ve been having trouble with blood clots and high blood pressure and that they don’t seem to be able to get in [Read More...]

Prayer Requests and Praise Report

A reader writes: My husband and I are staying together and working things out. Thanks be to God! Thank you all for your prayers. Father, thank you and praise you for this grace through our Lord Jesus Christ!  Continue to bless and prosper this marriage through Jesus Christ.  St. Joseph and Mother Mary, pray for [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: For the past month, I have been praying a 54-Day Rosary Novena, asking the Blessed Mother for her intercession in my discernment. Pope Francis has recently announced that 2015 will be the Year of Consecrated Life, so for now, I feel like I really want to explore that option, more specifically, life [Read More...]