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...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I just heard that Barbara Curtis of Mommylife has suffered a stroke. Please get folks praying for her and her family. Father, grant Barbara swift and full healing. Give skill, compassion and wisdom to her caregivers and grace, strength and peace to all who love her. Mother Mary and St. Luke, pray [Read More...]


…for those in Sandy’s path. Get through it, then look back on it as a chance for some great stories. God guard you with his angels through Christ our Lord. Amen. [Read more...]

Prayer Requests and Praise Report

A reader writes: I’m wondering if you might ask your readers to pray for a teenager (at the time) who disappeared five years ago.  I came across some old correspondence with him this morning and feel prompted to renew my own prayers for him & his family.  If you and your readers are willing, perhaps [Read More...]