A couple of professionals in Hollywood…

have begun a prayer network for the film-making community there. Given that Hollywood is an obvious focal point of interest for powers and principalities (a fact demonstrated with demonic power last week), prayer is the first and most obvious approach. Go for it. [Read more...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Special prayers for our son and his Green Beret brothers. He called on Monday from an undisclosed location to ask for prayers because they are headed out on a particularly dangerous mission this week. To God be the glory, and may the troops please accomplish their objectives without bloodshed. Father, hear our [Read More...]

Prayer Requests and Praise Report

A reader writes: I lost my dad 12 yrs ago almost, and its gotten a lot better over the years. But lately Ive been almost suicidal missing him. His death anniversary and birthday both are still months away and I don’t understand why now? He was my only parent, he sacrifised everything for my sister [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I hate to trouble you again after sending you a number of prayer requests in the past, but my mom is having severe back trouble and is in a terrific amount of pain. She can’t sit, stand, walk, or lie down comfortably, so she’s just moving from one to the other in [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I hit one heck of a bump in my education last spring. I was supposed to get my Bachelor’s, but I did poorly in my classes and had to take an “incomplete” in a last-ditch effort to meet the requirements for graduation. Because my stupidity is matched only by my lethargy, I [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I have a prayer request that came through a friend of mine. Her daughter is pregnant, and during her 3rd trimester, the baby was diagnosed with achondroplasia, more commonly known as dwarfism. The family is heartbroken about this, and there has been much talk about choosing to abort if they had known [Read More...]

Prayers for Colorado

So appalling. May God grant eternal rest to the dead, swift healing to the survivors, consolation, grace, strength and peace to all who love them and mercy to the man who did this monstrous thing. Mother Mary, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death. We ask this through Christ our [Read More...]

Urgent Prayer Request

A reader writes: Please pray for the repose of the soul of our oldest son, Andrew, who was hit by a car and killed early this morning while walking in the Crossroads Walk for Life. He was dedicated to the pro life cause, and was doing this walk to both further this cause and to [Read More...]

Prayer Requests and Praise Reports

A reader writes: My sister recently was one of the victims of an armed robbery in South Africa. Her friend was injured but she was fine. I’m just asking for prayers that she’s safe for the rest of the time abroad, that the friend recovers fully, and that the perpetrators are brought to justice. Father, [Read More...]

Prayer Requests and Praise Report

A reader writes: Please pray for my wife’s uncle, a Deacon, who is swiftly declining in his battle with cancer. Father, hear our prayer that he be given the graces of a happy death through Jesus Christ our Lord. Mother Mary, pray for him and for all who love him, now and at the hour [Read More...]

Prayer Request and Praise Report

A reader writes: I’d asked you and your readers to pray for a friend’s mom who was having a lump removed. The friend has posted: “First off, thank you for all your prayers and encouragement during these few days for my mom. To update, me and my dad are going to pick up my mom [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Today my eleven-year-old grandson was diagnosed with leukemia. He is one very sick, very scared boy. He’d had a virus he couldn’t seem to shake, and when his mom took him to the doctor, he had a blood test and they were sent immediately to the local regional hospital where he was [Read More...]