Help Save a Man from Crippling Pain

Your chance to do a work of mercy: You’ve helped me spread the word before about a work of mercy and I’m hoping you can help again. Here’s the info for a young man who is suffering, needs surgery, but the insurance won’t pay for it. This is from his gofundme site: “My name is [Read More...]

A Catholic family could really use our help

Very briefly, Dad is struggling to find work.  Mom is in school.  They are trying to feed their family (which involves complicated food allergies).  And they have a crazy neighbor making life hell for them and a landlord who wants to put them on the street, as well as other bills piling up. Mom writes: [Read More...]

Your chance to do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: I would be deeply grateful if you could post this opportunity for a work of mercy…I don’t know any details, only that some FB friends and old classmates of mine need help burying their aunt. Thanks very much. Go team!works [Read more...]

Help Asia Bibi

LAHORE: Today the appeal case of Asia Bibi adjourned for October 16,2014.The Court has given last chance to lawyers of the both side for final arguments. Advocate Sardar Mushtaq Gill, Human Rights Defender and Chief of LEAD ,who has recently pledged to do all he can to help free Asia Bibi, was present in the [Read More...]

Help the Stork Bus Challenge!

Reader Rae Stabosz writes: Dear Catholic Blogosphere, “For the children of this world are in their generation wiser than the children of light,“ Luke 16:8. My name is Rae Stabosz. Some of you know me. Most of you don’t. I would like to interrupt your kitten videos, your reddit snark and your all-purpose interwebs fun [Read More...]

The US should lead the charge…

…in taking in Iraqi refugees.  They are our responsibility more than any other country’s on earth. [Read more...]

For those interested in the plight of refugees…

Kirk Morrison writes: Kirk from the American Solidarity Party and Christian Democracy Magazine here. Just wanted to pass along an initiative we’re working on and your readers might also be interested in. I should add (although it should go without saying) that we support refugee status for the young Central Americas crossing the border too. [Read More...]

Prayer Request and a Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: I am a 44 year old woman with many health problems who is trying to get on permanent disability. In the meantime, I am not able to pay my rent on the pittance given to me by unemployment ( was laid off end of April).  I have few friends who are in [Read More...]

Prayers and Works of Mercy

A reader writes: A young friend of my wife and I is trying to raise some extra $$$ so she can attend Franciscan University at Steubenville this fall. Both of her parents are unemployed right now so she set up a “Go Fund Me” page to help. I thought your readership might be able to [Read More...]

A Chance to Do a Work of Mercy for Syria

My name is Sr Paschalina Marie. I am a member of the Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Church in Spokane, WA. Deacon David Kruse, a transitional deacon of our diocese, and special operations veteran, is responding to an inspiration of the Holy Spirit to undertake a mission he has called Operation Saint George, to [Read More...]

Sudan Needs Our Help

ASAP. Merriam Ibrahim is just the tip of the iceberg. [Read more...]

France, Australia, even Syria are opening the doors to Iraqi refugees

But still the Obama Administration is doing nothing to give asylum to the desperate refugee population that the US, more than any country in the world, is responsible for creating. I hear the president is having a very restful vacation. [Read more...]


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