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St. John of God Comments

From the time he was eight to the day he died, John followed every impulse of his heart. The challenge for him was to rush to follow the promptings of the Holy Spirit gave him, not his own human temptations. But unlike many who act impulsively, when John made a decision, no matter how quickly, he stuck with it, no matter what the hardship. At eight years old, John heard a visiting priest speak of adventures that were waiting in the age of ... Continue Reading

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  1. Joseph Mathew
    11 months ago

    St. John of God, Please pray for us to discern and understand the will of God.

  2. Patricia
    11 months ago

    Please heal my mother. Help me to see what life is about. Help her to bear this cross. I offer my tears for her. Help them to be a blessing . Amen

  3. waithiraa
    11 months ago

    St John of God pray for me.

  4. sr.fiona
    11 months ago

    please pray for my family.

  5. Phil Carroll
    1 year ago

    Dear St. John of God, patron saint to persons with heart issues, please watch over one of my best and closest of friends, Teresa Puglisi. She is going to have a procedure done in the next couple of days and could use a little help and prayer. This will be her third procedure for the same issue and with prayer and a wee bit o' luck of the Irish, her last one.

    Her friend Phil.

  6. Give back
    1 year ago

    St. John please pray for me and my husband and children, that God should bless us with long life, good health and prosperity. Also may God continually fight all of our battles through Jesus Christ our lord.

  7. Morgan
    1 year ago

    St. John of God, Thank you for surrounding me and helping me when my mental illness gets to be too much. I know you are here with me and I thank the Lord for putting you on this Earth. Please heal my mental affliction. I pray to you in the name of the most High.

  8. Lauren
    1 year ago

    Please pray for my mother, as she is going through an angiogram in the next day or two. Please let this be a new start for her healthy lifestyle for many many years to come.

  9. Mike
    1 year ago

    Thank you dear saint john of God for making my mother better. Keep her heart strong and healthy. I need her in my life for as long as possible. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

  10. Evangelinne
    1 year ago

    St. John of God. Please pray for those who are sick with cancer and diabetes. Please be their confort and ask Jesus to heal them. You are the intercesor for all of them. Just as Jesus healed the lepers and opened the eyes of the blind. Ask to heal all those who are sick in bed and need prayer. Thank you for hearing our prayers.

  11. chet bas
    1 year ago

    happy feast day St. John of God. Thank you for being our friend

  12. christopher
    1 year ago

    St.John of God please pray for me and my family God Bless us all

  13. Raj Ambrose
    1 year ago

    Dear Saint,

    Don't you hear the cry of the Church in these trying moments of her history. Rush to her help as you rushed to help everyone who were in need of help without hesitating even for a second. Kindly rush to strengthen and enlighten the Cardinals to listen to the voice of Christ and cries of the faithful so that they choose a holy pope who would listen to the cries of the faithful and reform the church and restore her lost glory. Kindly pray for the Cardinals, Bishops and Priests that they walk the narrow path shown by Christ abandoning the wide path of this world in order to lead and guide the Catholic Church to Glory and Honor through our Lord Jesus Christ who is seated the right hand of power and intercede for us. Amen

  14. Joseph Mathew
    1 year ago

    St. John of God, please pray for me.

  15. Nwanne
    1 year ago

    What a life!

    In such a self centered world, can there be saints in our generation?

    Saint John of God, pray for our generation.

  16. rose
    1 year ago

    St John man of God, pray for my uncle that he is recognized for his efforts

  17. Joe
    1 year ago

    Holy Spirit, please touch Kodi, Jo Ann's dauther. Touch her with your love. Amen

  18. Mona
    1 year ago

    Please pray for Jacob that he finds peace and the right path, for Michelle that the doctors can slow the progression of her dementia and for all cancer patients that they deal with their disease with grace and dignity. Thank you for everything. Dear Lord, for making me cancer free.

  19. louise
    1 year ago

    I love your story St. John of God, I hope there are many more who follow in your footsteps,
    thank you for praying and interceeding for so many :)

  20. Joseph Nikko A. Garcia
    1 year ago

    Today we celebrate the feast day of St.John of God,he is the patron saint of our village here in the Philippines.Our devotion to him dates back during the Spanish Colonial Period and we are thankful for the miracles we receive through hi intercession.

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