Prayer for the People of Iraq

…and especially for the Christians of Iraq.  Help them, God our Father, through Jesus Christ and by the sword of St. Michael.  Mother Mary, pray for them! And prayers of reparation for the United States of America and we conservatives whose support for this foolish and criminal war led, very predictably, to this. We are [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I asked you and your readers to pray for my pregnant wife and I about a job. Unfortunately the job fell through and we need even more prayers now. We’re not sure what we’re going to do. Thank you and God bless. Father, hear our prayer for a safe delivery and for [Read More...]

A reader writes with a chance to do a work of mercy

Sez he: On Saturday June 7, tragedy struck my cousin Ashley Malone and her sons when her partner Jason was suddenly killed in a drowning accident in Vermont. Jason had no life Insurance and Ashley and the boys will be left destitute after the costs of the funeral and the dramatic decrease in monthly income. [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: It occurred to me at Mass today that some people who could definitely use some prayers are Bowe Bergdahl and his parents. Regardless of what he might or might not have done (I think he is entitled to a presumption of innocence at the very least), they are enduring a nation’s and [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Please pass the word to pray for the repose of the soul of the priest murdered tonight, the healing of the other priest wounded, and for those who committed the crime. A very good group of holy priests here in Phoenix. May his soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I am in financial difficulty and may be locked out of my house tomorrow. There is a potential solution, I request prayers that it be successful. Thank you. Father, hear our prayer for this man that he find a way out of his financial difficulties through your grace and to the glory [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: Any chance I could float a prayer request to you for my upcoming dissertation defense on Friday the 13th? Father, hear our prayer for his successful defense of his dissertation and smooth sailing into a Ph.D. through Christ our Lord. Mother Mary, Seat of Wisdom, pray for him. Another reader writes: Asking [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I have a medical emergency & I would appreciate prayers.Thanks Father, hear my reader’s pray for healing through Christ our Lord. Mother Mary and St. Luke, pray for him! [Read more...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: Could you please post a prayer request for your readers. My sister, Becky, has multiple very complicated medical problems, and has been in the hospital for two weeks with peritonitis. We thought she had turned a corner, but her kidneys are barely functioning, and they probably won’t be able to do dialysis [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: I’m writing to beg prayers from you and your other readers for serious marriage troubles.  My husband has a drug addiction, and there are also other deep troubles that threaten us.  We have several young children.  Please intercede for us so that my husband will be saved from everything that besets him [Read More...]


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