Prayer Request

Mike Flynn writes: My cousin’s grandson, Colin Michael, was born Thursday, November 1st with a very complicated heart defect detected during pre-natal tests: pulmonary atresia with a ventrical-septal defect (VSD).  Approximately 7 in 100,000 babies are born with both defects present.  In addition, he has a blockage (restriction) at the VSD which is only present [Read More...]

Prayer Request and Praise Report

Reader Dan F wrote a couple of days ago: I have an updated to my job search. Praise be to God I have been offered a position with NY Life. I will be an agent providing insurance and financial planning. Prayers that my business will get off to a quick start since there is no [Read More...]

Chris Johnson, Over at the Midwest Conservative Journal

is looking for work. A reader writes: You may have already read his Sunday post, but if not, Chris revealed there that his employer is laying him off at the first of the year. With your extensive contacts in the blogosphere, could you keep Chris’ situation in mind, and in prayer, too, so that his [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: A friend is a family lawyer and she has told us that one of her client’s young children have gone missing and no one knows what happened. Please may you and your readers pray for their safe return! Father, return this child safely home.  We ask this through Christ our Lord.  Mother [Read More...]

Of your Charity…

please pray for the repose of the soul of my father Patrick Edward Shea, who died on this day in 1983.  In his honor, I repost these: Blessed are Those Who Mourn. Hail Mary: Now and at the Hour of our Death   [Read more...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: My brother Jeff–my only sibling–was just diagnosed with lung cancer which has metastasized to the brain. It doesn’t look good. He went to the hospital yesterday when he couldn’t walk. He’d already been to the dr a couple of weeks ago for facial paralysis. And he’s been coughing up blood for a [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Please pray for my friend Jenifer. She underwent emergency surgery on Monday to repair a brain aneurism, and during the surgery she suffered a stroke. Her right side is weak and her speech is slurred. In addition, during the surgery, her optic nerve suffered some damage, and the doctors are not sure [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: My Aunt & Uncle lost their home at Breezy Point, NY. Still waiting to hear if my cousin’s house is still standing. Prayers, please. Father, we ask that you would help them to quickly find a new home with neighbor who love them and who they can love. Also, preserve my reader’s [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

Barbara Curtis of has died of a stroke. Eternal rest grant unto her and let light perpetual shine upon her. May her soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God rest in peace through Christ our Lord. Mother Mary, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: At this point I’m writing having fear I’ve got no one to turn to. I’m constantly being battered with gloom, depression, and despair. I live with my Grandma. And I often find she may very much cannot stand my moments of being down and finding me unbearable. I often turn to her [Read More...]