Your Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: I am wondering if you would be willing to share this with your readers. These are dear friends of ours who have been a tremendous conduit of God’s love to so many people here in Anchorage. They have a fundraiser set up at the following site: Here is an update from [Read More...]

Yet Another Chance to do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: I noticed at times you have posted links on your blog to help  raise awareness of people who need help etc. Some close  friends of mine are in a tough situation with his beautiful young 7 month old daughter Sophie. She was born with a condition called syndactylism , basically the bones [Read More...]

Your Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: Six-year old Zaylee, a kindergartner in our Catholic elementary school, has spina bifida. She’s having a carnival on April 20 to raise funds for a friend of her’s (from dance class!) who has shaken baby syndrome which has left her unable to walk by herself. Your generous readers can make donations through the website [Read More...]

Help a Cool Music Project Get Off the Ground!

Here’s your chance at a work of mercy.  My friend Imelda Franklin Bogue is recording a series of musical meditations on the Rosary.  She is a very well-trained singer who does lovely work.  You can go here to throw some shekels into her Kickstarter account and help make it happen! [Read more...]

Your Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

…for a young woman who is running a marathon to fund her bid to become a nun. She has to pay off $53,000 in student loans. [Read more...]

Save Aquinas and More!

Here’s your chance to do a work of mercy: save the fine Aquinas and More Catholic book and media dealers. [Read more...]

Many People Have Said, “Someday I’m Gonna Make Zippy Pay!”

Now’s your chance! Everybody’s favorite combox warrior is offering to pay two-dollars-for-your-one-dollar in support of the Little Sisters of the Poor. [Read more...]

Adopt a Cardinal

Here’s a chance to do a work of mercy: Adopt a cardinal to pray for during the conclave. [Read more...]

I am Adam Lanza’s Therapist

A woman who works with kids similar to Lanza talks about her work. God bless her. [Read more...]

Hey Catholic Youth in the Diocese of Davenport!

Here’s a shot at a work of mercy: Calling all Catholic Young Adults in and around the Diocese of Davenport!  Join the Catholic Young Adult Network (CYAN) for its first annual service trip. Who: Riverbend Food Bank Mobile Pantry What: Unloading truck, setting up tables, delivering groceries. When: Sat. Feb. 23rd Where: Second Baptist Church, [Read More...]

Your chance to do a work of mercy!

Each year individuals enter religious vocation, but are hindered by student loan debt. Katrina Beck has entered religious formation as a postulant with the Franciscan Sisters of Christ the Divine Teacher in Iowa. She too has student loan debt and is prayerfully requesting assistance for her loans. If each person gave even $5, we’d go [Read More...]

Blazing Catfur writes from the Great White North

It was decided by all parties that a settlement was in everyone’s best interest. I appreciate the support you provided but now must ask for assistance to retire my outstanding legal fees. I am sorry to have to ask but any donation that you could give will be appreciated. Paypal donations may be made by [Read More...]