Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Thanks for passing on the prayers for Abp. Sartain. Things will probably get worse for him before they get better. The latest development is the resignation of the school’s principal. Prayers for her, too. Father, hear our prayer that Catholics can recover a sense of what the sacrament of marriage actually is [Read More…]

Hopeful News for My Mom

My brother writes: The consultation with the radiologist went very well. He confirmed it was stage 3A cancer. His estimate was that radiation alone was the best treatment. That mom would not feel any affects do to the ability today to target radiation to very specific areas . His estimate was that the radiation would [Read More…]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Our former pastor will be dismissed from the clerical state after having been found by an ecclesial tribunal to have violated the sixth commandment with a minor. Please pray for justice and healing for any victims. I would also hope that you could ask your readers to pray for our community. He [Read More…]

Prayer Request

Please keep praying for Kathryn. Father, hear our prayer for her complete healing in body, soul, and spirit through your Son Jesus Christ. Mother Mary and St. Luke, keep prayer for her. [Read more…]

Prayer Requests

First off, thanks to the many people who wrote to say they are praying for my Mom.  God bless you and thank you!  I’m pretty overwhelmed by all the love from you guys!  It means a lot! Praise God for you and thank you. Second, thanks for your prayers for Ainsley, the little girl you’ve [Read More…]

Prayers for my Mom

The diagnosis is official.  It’s Stage 3 lung cancer.  Basic options are painful radiation treatment for six weeks, buying her a few months, or no treatment, leaving her with six month, more or less. If the latter, then breathing will get harder, strength weaker, and pain will begin and increase till she passes.  The good [Read More…]

Prayer Request Update

…on the little girl we’ve been praying for.  Her mom writes: Thursday morning update from the ICU for my medical nerd friends and family… Ainsley has had a rough night. She is febrile, with widespread systemic infection. (Fever over 100 even w heavy meds). Her BP won’t stabilize, her pulse is high, and she has [Read More…]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Would you post a prayer request for my friend? Her young daughter has been very sick and went to the doctor today for the second time in four days. He sent her to the hospital and they discovered cervical abscesses that are compromising her airway. The hospital is sending her via airlift [Read More…]

Prayers for the Victim of a Horrific Murder

Some of my readers were FB friends with Tom O’Gorman, a vocal member of the prolife Catholic community in Dublin, Ireland. He was murdered on Saturday in a particularly horrible way by a man who appears to be insane. Those who knew him are reeling from shock at this absolutely senseless crime. Pray, please for [Read More…]

Prayer Request and Work of Mercy Opportunity

Reader Timothy Trosclair writes: You have helped me before in the past, both financially and in matters of doctrine. Would you please consider helping again? Our family is in desperate need of financial help in order to care for my sister, Tracie. Tracie’s suicidal desires, manic episodes, extreme depression, and personality disorder have caused her [Read More…]