Please help a poor mom of two in hospital make a Christmas

A reader writes: My name is Rob Morton. I am engaged to Rose Vinh to be married. She is currently in the hospital and asked me to contact you via her face book. She is asking for your prayers and for help with Christmas gifts for her two sons. Ages Four and Seven. A paypal [Read More…]

Suggested Work of Mercy

A reader writes: Now that Trump’s won, I think it’s a great time to give to charity that mitigates things he’s likely to do that are against Church teaching. Organizations that work to resettle refugees and help immigrants will need our help more than ever. Charity Navigator can point you to the reliable charities. [Read more…]

Seven Virtual Acts of Mercy, Plus One

Courtesy of Auxiliary bishop of Sydney Richard Umbers! Thanks for the shout out! [Read more…]

Get more bang for your buck, more rubble for your ruble, more pounding for your pound

and other wildly inappropriate military metaphors that get the point across if you aren’t too literal-minded by donating to the Catholic Medical Mission Board and having every dollar multiplied 185 times! Go here to help them in their vital work to help victims of the hurricane in Haiti and other spots around the world. [Read more…]

Please help a woman in need if you can

A reader writes: This is a close friend of mine, and I can confirm all of the material facts (she’s a divorced, devoted single mom; she works full time despite all her health issues, which I’m also aware of; she’s drowning in medical debt from surgeries). Plus I can confirm she’s an amazing and beautiful [Read More…]

A priest really needs our help

Go here to find out more. [Read more…]

Using a tragedy to attack the Holy Father…

…is just one of the disgusting services One Peter Five provides for those consumed with hatred of this Pope. Prayers for the victims of the quake in Norcia–and for the wretched people so filled with hatred of a good man that they resort to this to attack him.  God grant them mercy and healing through [Read More…]

Prayer and work of Mercy request

A reader sends this along: As you may have heard Patrick Werick is in the hospital and is very ill. The doctors are diagnosing it as granulomatosis with polyangiitis or Wegener’s. It is an autoimmune disease that affects the lungs and kidneys. Many of you are already praying for his recovery, and at the moment [Read More…]

Please pray for Haiti and everybody else in the path of Hurricane Matthew

A reader writes: Please remember Haiti in your prayers tonight as they continue with Hurricane Matthew. They have been pounded all day and it continues. Father, hear our  prayer for all those in the path of Matthew through our Lord Jesus Christ.  Deliver them from harm and help aid get to them swiftly.  Mother Mary, [Read More…]

A Sister in Christ Could Use a Bit of Help

Please check out Steel Magnificat’s blog and help he hubby get to a conference, present a paper, and improve his chances of getting hired for a job he’s shooting for. Do it for St. Francis. [Read more…]