Urgent Prayer Request

A reader who has struggled with depression and despair for many years writes: Will you ask your readers to pray for me? Maybe God will hear one of them even though he is deaf to my voice. This despair is soul-crushing and my hopelessness is about to swallow me whole. I don’t have much hope [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: My sister is currently undergoing an emergency cardiac procedure to fix a problem that was discovered yesterday morning. While the procedure is fairly routine as far as cardiac procedures go, it is still a cardiac procedure, and thus very scary, and we would all love the prayers of you and your readers, [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: please pray for newly born Pepper Spiering! (my brothers new daughter!) She shares your birthday ! yay! Father, hear our prayer for this baby that she be healthy and happy and grow up to be a saint through Christ our Lord. Amen! [Read more...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Please have your readers pray for me. I’m getting married tomorrow. Father, thank you for this great gift of marriage. Bless this man and his wife with love, long life, and fruitful union through Christ our Lord. Mother Mary and St. Joseph, pray for them! We ask this through Christ our Lord. [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I’m sad to report that my former teacher, for whom I asked for prayers a few weeks ago, passed away on Wednesday after a year long battle with cancer. The happy news is that he was surrounded by family and apparently without pain in his final few days. Please pray for the [Read More...]

Emergency Prayer Request

…for a dear friend who has just been diagnosed with a tumor in her skull (apparently in her sinus and near her eye. Father, heal her completely in body, soul and spirit. Give grace, wisdom, knowledge, skill, compassion, and the proper technology to her caregivers to eradicate this cancer and help her heal. Give her, [Read More...]

A reader asks for prayer…

“For my brother who has been out of work for about 8 months.” Father, hear our prayer and grant this man a good, well-paying job swiftly. Help him to do it well. Mother Mary and St. Joseph the Worker, pray for him. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen! [Read more...]

Praise Report and Prayer Request

A reader writes: I just wanted to let you and your readers know that my friend’s father, for whom we prayed a couple of weeks ago before his emergency brain surgery, is doing superbly! The surgery was a success, but now they need to move forward with diagnosing the nature of the tumor and pursuing [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: My friend has been having stomach pains for 3 weeks or so now, and will be going to a doctor later today.  Reckons it some sort of ulcer. Could I please ask your prayers on her behalf? Many thanks!  God bless you! Father, hear our prayer for this woman’s complete healing in [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: A good friend of mine is missing after a diving-related accident at a lake.  At this time, it is officially a recovery effort and they are trying to locate his body.  Thank you and God bless. Father, grant him eternal rest through Christ our Lord and grant grace, peace, and consolation to [Read More...]