Prayer Requests and a Work of Mercy

Please pray for a co-worker of a family member, who committed suicide. In addition, a reader writes: Last week I sent a prayer request for my classmate, Paul Coakley.  Here is an update from today from his Facebook support page: Team Paul and Ann Coakley.  Please keep up the prayers for a miracle and that [Read More…]

A chance to do a work of mercy

A reader writes: I’m writing on behalf of an acquaintance Christiana Achebe, who has been part of my alma mater Franciscan University of Steubenville community for over 20 years. She is now urgently trying to raise funds to help her sister and family in Nigeria. The Boko Haram is closing in on their area and [Read More…]

The Most Excellent Fr. Phil Bloom writes from Peru with a Chance for a Work of Mercy

Thanks to your support and prayers we have begun laying the foundation for the new house for Felipe, Maria and their four children. We have a budget of $1,628 for this project and so far have received a donation of $220. If you are able to help with a donation $20, 50, 100, 200 or [Read More…]

Sure it works in reality, but will it work in theory?

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Here’s an easy work of mercy for a little kid fighting cancer

Local boy fighting cancer gets Christmas cards Send the cards to Drew Beiter 6963 Lockwood Lane Lockport, NY 14094 [Read more…]

A reader asks for a Christmas Miracle Work of Mercy

She writes: I am running a Kickstarter project promoting Catholic ethics, but I’m really struggling with pledges. I really need help and I only have 5 days…. but Christmas is the time for miracles so i’m really praying for one. If you can help, that would be cool. [Read more…]

“If we left, they wouldn’t have nobody”

An assisted living facility closes and 16 elderly people are left on their own. The cook and the janitor stay on–without pay–to care for them. “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of [Read More…]

Today’s Advent Work of Mercy

A family in Massachusetts is struggling to meet their bills. Can you help? Thanks! You guys are wonderful! [Read more…]

Wear Your Prolife Commitment on Your Sleeve

…and help fund the Life Matters Journal at the same time: They are half-way to their goal. Help them make it all the way. [Read more…]

The Parable of the Good Libertarian

Then Jesus told a parable to Democrats who were sure of their righteousness and looked down on Libertarians as sinners who mistreat the poor: Once a man was traveling through life when he was beset by bandits who robbed him, beat him, and left him homeless. A Democrat named Tom Brower came along and did [Read More…]