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Have no anxiety at all, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, make your requests known to God.

Philippians 4:6

Let Us Pray

Together, let us pray for the needs of our brothers and sisters.
Please remember these intentions in your daily prayers.

  1. Please pray for continued strength, healing, and wellness of my beautiful wife, Karen Allison, and my best friend, Melissa Ann. I love them both so very much.

    John, 12/10/2014
  2. Dear Lord : I pray and ask for forgiveness for viewing pornography and masturbation. I pray for renewal of spirit and soul. I pray my job is safe and I continue to prosper, do well and be respected at my place of employment. I pray my family loves me continually and supports me. I pray for my brothers and sisters. Jesus is Lord! Lord hear our prayers! Amen!

    Steve, 12/10/2014
  3. Lord I need you to forgive me of my sins. I promise I will keep you in my heart for ever and ever. I am going through a rough time financially and emotionally. This time of year is hard on me. Please help me with my finances to get me on the right track. Pray for me that my daughters forgive and see how much I love them and want to be with them. Keep my mother in your prayers that she gets well, and the pain she is suffering with goes away. I also need prayers so I keep the roof over my head, and keep my vehicle. Thank you!

    Barbara, 12/10/2014
  4. I\'m asking God to pls take a harassing person out of my life, once & for all. i want peace & well being for my children, & that they may live in a safe enviroment.

    Cheryl, 12/10/2014
  5. Please pray for my oldest daughter Elizabeth, she is in an abusive relationship, and he will not let her come home. She is in Arkansas and home is Pennsylvania. Her whole family is here. He got her kicked out of the Navy, lost custody of her daughter. She needs to come home to get her daughter back, and to have peace. Please pray that she will come home soon. Thank you!

    Barbara, 12/10/2014
  6. Oh! Dear Mother of God, our Lady of Conception Aparecida! Oh Saint. Rita of Cassia and Saint Jude worker of miracles and helper of impossible causes pray for me. Saint Expedite, Saint of urgent causes. Saint Edwiges the Saint of the needy. You know how desperate I feel, please ask Jesus to help. ( here mention your request) may the Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored, glorified, love and preserved thought the world now and forever ? Pray one Our Father, Hail Mary and Glory Be. Pray for 3 days and on the 3rd day publish this prayer. See what happens on the 4th day. Give thanks and praises to The Lord God.

    Francis, 12/10/2014
  7. Please pray that I may have the strength and commitment to continue to fight for my family. The wisdom to learn from my mistakes. And most of all, forgiveness for breaking my wife\'s heart!

    Jessie, 12/10/2014
  8. Pray for my parents. My dad lost his job n that\'s the only income to the household my family has aways had money problems my parents always worried I just want them to stop worrying so much n relax they really need your prayers . Please lord help them
    Ana 12/10/14

    Ana, 12/10/2014
  9. Please pray for my son I love him and want him to be happy and accept Jesus

    ANGELA, 12/10/2014
  10. Our Father who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name, thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven. And give us this day our daily bread as we forgive the who trespass against us and lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil. For the kingdom, the power, nd the glory re yours now and for ever. Amen!

    Mary, 12/10/2014
  11. oj lord plz take care of everything plz bless us plZ don\'t test us plZ forgive our sins plZ help us in our tough times plZ make my dad to get bail plZ make us to conquer this grief plZ give us d strength oh lord

    Arn, 12/10/2014
  12. please rpray that I wisely help my son Malachi go to class and pass everything pray we get means to retire in January and build our house of hospitality.

    clarenc, 12/10/2014
  13. Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, can you please pray to God that the curses, hate, evil plans and evil wishes that have been placed on me by my former girlfriend\'s parents, teachers, friends, and even my former girlfriend and possibly her clergymen, may be removed from my life. They continue to hate me, though I have been doing my best to make peace and show love. They want the worst for me, and think of me as evil. Please pray that my wrongdoings and misunderstood words and actions may be forgiven because I am very sorry that I even stepped into their lives. I mean no harm, and I am just sad that they rebuke me and hate me so much. The psychiatrist gave me an overdose on the wrong medication and my mind was altered. I said things that I would not normally say. I even mentioned the \'b\' word and I showed too much anger in the text messages. I sinned against them in doing this, but I know and my psychiatrists know that it was just the medication\'s side effects. I lost so many friends and no one speaks to me the same way as they did when I was happy and at peace. I am very lonely, miserable, and ruined. Everything seems to be going downhill. I am praying a lot, hours a day, for God\'s grace, but I need this prayer request to help me, and others who are suffering. Praise and Thanks to God for the little that I do have, for I am not worthy that the Lord shall enter under my roof. Only God\'s might can heal my soul. Amen.

    Chad, 12/10/2014
  14. Dear Lord,
    Thank you for always answering my prayers and keeping my family and I healthy, happy and prosperous. Please continue to do so. I pray today to ask you to help my son Patrick, who is a student at Iona College, do excellent on his final exams starting tomorrow and in all his classes for the Fall Semester. He needs to maintain a 3.0 and above to keep his academic scholarships. Please help keep it at 3.3 or above to be safe. I ask this in your son Jesus name. Please help all the pray requests asked for on this Catholic Prayer website. I ask this in your son Jesus name.
    Thank you Lord for your loving blessings and always helping all of us here.

    Paul, 12/10/2014
  15. I ask for prayers for both my daughter\'s boyfriend and my son to find jobs soon. We ask this in the name of Jesus and our Blessed Mother Mary. Amen.

    Ana, 12/10/2014
  16. Please pray for two of my co-workers who find themselves gravy ill. We ask and pray that our Lord Jesus restore them to full health. Amen

    Ana, 12/10/2014
  17. I\'m going through confusion right now, past relationships have not workout to what I would like too. I\'m a move to the Philippines in the new year. I\'m praying for guidance, Financial Breakthrough, and healing. Thank you for praying for me.
    God Bless

    Sean, 12/10/2014
  18. Please pray for my grandmother she is having pain and there urging for us to have emergency surgery pray that my grandmother is strong and the out come will be that she makes it threw with no complications please give her strength energy and good health we don\'t know why because shes been fine I\'m so scared please pray for her and my family my aunt Rachel Munoz her daughter had heart surgery and is back in forth in the hospital her diabetis is not letting her recover

    virginia salas, 12/10/2014
  19. Please pray for a husband and father of three small children. He has just been diagnosed with Cancer. He has been given 4 months without treatment and 1 year with treatment. Their 1 year old was born with a heart defect and they just overcame this only to face another test. Please pray for a miracle. They are so young and need their daddy. Please pray.

    Michele, 12/10/2014
  20. Oh! Dear Mother of God, our Lady of Conception Aparecida! Oh Saint. Rita of Cassia and Saint Jude worker of miracles and helper of impossible causes pray for me. Saint Expedite, Saint of urgent causes. Saint edwiges the Saint of the needy. You know how desperate I feel, please ask Jesus to help. ( here mention your request) may the Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored, glorified, love and preserved thought the world now and forever ? Pray one Our Father, Hail Mary and Glory Be. Pray for 3 days and on the 3rd day publish this prayer. See what happens on the 4th day. Give thanks and praises to The Lord God.

    Dee, 12/10/2014
  21. Special Intention

    Anthony , 12/10/2014
  22. For Peace and Comfort for my sister-in-law Karen who is critically ill.

    Ron, 12/10/2014
  23. Pray for me ,so that by tomorrow\'s i can receive my car paper,because the person that i bought car from he don\'t want to give me and i paid in full,place. In the name of Jesus. Amen

    Nelson , 12/10/2014
  24. please pray for my jobs success

    henry, 12/10/2014
  25. St. Anthony,

    I get negative. I say and imagine things to myself that aren\'t real, true, or who I am or what I want. They\'e not so!! Something else is really bothering me. The truth hurts so much that I don\'t want to focus on it because it\'s so painful. It\'s nothing bad. I told my mom and she is trying to help me. It\'s just a personal goal that I\'ve tried to accomplish for a long time. Please pray that I focus on what is real and that this negativity would leave me for good. Thanks!

    J, 12/10/2014
  1. Glory to Jesus Christ! I sincerely ask to pray for healing of my cousin Natalia, she
    was diagnosed with cancer. Thank you a lot.

    Olesya, 12/10/2014
  2. Dear God for my anxiety to stop. No fears with my children. My children to have strong loving relationships. For work to get better. For me to stop worrying and be happy. Thank you for my blessings. Amen

    Lorri, 12/10/2014
  3. Praying for complete restoration with Carla and I, our relationship thrives and prosper as we exchange vows one day soon. I am waiting on God\'s timing for this relationship to exceed above and beyond my imagination. Financial breakthrough, favor and abundance to pay off debts and help others in need too. Healing of my body, joints, back, neck, cyst and heart. Healing for my parents, brother and his family and my kids. Health, happiness and prosperity for my family and friends. Peace for the world.
    In Jesus Name, Amen

    JB, 12/10/2014
  4. my husband and son please pray they be healed of addiction thanx

    Annah, 12/10/2014
  5. Please pray for my marriage. My husband doesn\'t trust me due to my past sins. He is resentful toward me and God. Pray most urgently that my husband\'s relationship with God be restored. Pray that I will be able to show my husband how much I love him. Pray that my husband\'s heart will be opened to the possibility of loving me again.

    Melissa, 12/10/2014
  6. Saint Gerard...Please pray for my daughter to conceive and have a safe, healthy pregnancy and baby.

    Marta, 12/10/2014
  7. Please pray for charlie and reema, we have been engaged nearly for two years now, please lord give us strength and guidance in our relationship, so we can more on to sacrament of marriage and spend the rest of our lives together.

    Charlie, reema, 12/10/2014
  8. Please pray for my husband that his tests today will have a positive outcome so that his battle with cancer may be made less of a burden.

    A prayer for me to be strong for him and for my journey with breast cancer.

    Lord you have blessed us with so many loving people, I am grateful for all you put on our table and tr

    Lynne, 12/10/2014
  9. Pray for a job. I have been applying to places and I am hoping by the grace of God that I am able to get an interview soon. I am only surviving on little money, so I just pray that I can find a job before it runs off. I pray that God guides me in the right direction.

    I also pray that God can strengthen my relationship with my boyfriend and that He may grow stronger and stronger in our lives and relationship.

    In Jesus name,

    Susanne, 12/10/2014
  10. I am in desperate financial need. I need more clients at the salon and financial blessings. In Jesus name! Amen! Thank you and God Bless you!

    Michelle, 12/10/2014
  11. Please pray that Matt is healed peacefully and calmly from this abusive and toxic relationship he is involved in. Please heal all those involved
    Please let Crystal find a place to move to quickly
    Thank you Thank you Thank you

    lisa, 12/10/2014
  12. Please lift me up in prayer so Jesus can deliver me from the evil one. I had two dreams where I saw there is a snake moving in my stomach. I had dreams of having sex with someone or something that I don\'t know. I am God\'s child and I belong to Jesus. I know and I believe that Jesus can heal and deliver me as He did for the demoniac. Please lift me up in prayer so God can restore me and deliver me from this bondage. Thank you Jesus for answering my prayer and for setting me free.

    Marie France, 12/10/2014
  13. Oh! Dear Mother of God, our Lady of Conception Aparecida! Oh Saint. Rita of Cassia and Saint Jude worker of miracles and helper of impossible causes pray for me. Saint Expedite, Saint of urgent causes. Saint Edwiges the Saint of the needy. You know how desperate I feel, please ask Jesus to help. ( here mention your request) may the Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored, glorified, love and preserved thought the world now and forever ? Pray one Our Father, Hail Mary and Glory Be. Pray for 3 days and on the 3rd day publish this prayer. See what happens on the 4th day. Give thanks and praises to The Lord God.

    Joe, 12/10/2014
  14. Thank you lord for 2 things. firstly, for giving me A grade for my test and secondly, for making us normal great friends again. Lord thank you.
    I offer my tomorrow\'s lesson into your hands. Please have mercy on me and help me understand. Please. I really want to do well in my studies and this requires your help. I also pray that if it\'s your will, my parents will allow me to go with my friends on sunday and we\'ll have a good time. Thanks in advacne. Please control my anger and make my parents proud.

    ashly, 12/10/2014
  15. I humbly beg all of you to please pray for me. I need all the prayers I can get. Please pray for the health and safety of all of my family members and friends.

    Please pray that I did well on my final exam, and that I pass this course. Please, please, please.

    Please also pray that I can trust in God more fully, that I can stop sinning and that I overcome all of my faults and imperfections. Thank you all very much.

    Jack, 12/10/2014
  16. Dear lord and our lady please watch over me and my keep us healty and happy protect us from any evil or anyone that try\'s to sabotage things in our life\'s. Please help d overcome this difficulty that has arisen in work this week and that he keeps his job and continues to he the great person he is also give my daughter strength and protect us all thank you amen

    La, 12/10/2014
  17. Please pray for my daughter who started at a large university this fall. She is struggling to make friends who have the same morals and values that she has. Also please pray for strength and courage for her. The wonderful young man she has been dating for 1-1/2 years suddenly and without warning broke up with her. Now she feels very alone and is so heart broken. She is praying for a reconciliation.

    Patty, 12/10/2014
  18. Please pray for supernatural blessings and miracles in my relationship with Casey that we continue to grow closer, healing all cracks in our relationship, putting us on the path to a faithful, happy, indestructible marriage.

    Angela, 12/10/2014
  19. I know you have closed a door to me Dear Lord for reasons I yet don\'t understand. Please help me see the other doors that you have opened up for me. I am totally lost and you know I have no faith in myself I was not brought up that way. It easy to say oh she\'ll be fine she has a career but I feel very unworthy of this career and to live the way I do. I just don\'t know where to turn. Please help me and guide me. Please don\'t abandon me in my greatest hour of need. AMEN

    Patricia, 12/10/2014
  20. Please Lord. I\'m getting scared. I don\'t know what I\'m going to do without medications. I need Your help. Lord, you\'ve said I need to stay on them. But what do I do now Lord. I need Your help. Please Lord, help me.

    Please Lord, You\'ve promised to protect me. I need You. I\'m getting scared and I don\'t know what to do. It\'s been coming over me. Please Lord help me. I also need money to pay for these medications Lord. Please help me find a way.

    Lord, I need Your help. Please. I\'m begging You.

    Joe, 12/10/2014
  21. I am being HAUNTED by what seems to be the late Allen Luden from the game show \"Password\" that died in 1981 and also Michael Landon. Please pray for their soul to go to heaven and for them to be forgiven for their sins. I am serious. I have this ability to hear spirits and I never knew him, he is before my time, but they kept dropping hints about passwords and things and then I finally figured it out and recognized him by his voice. Michael Landon I saw in visions. Anyway, please pray for them...

    Jon, 12/10/2014
  22. Please pray for salvation for friends and family. For Michelle Jimenez she has been harassing me and my son by using witchcraft to kick me and my son out of my grandmothers home. My son and I have no where else to go and this situation is very stressful.Please pray for my education,for finances,for my friends,for those who are praying for me and my son. For my parents, Bria and Xavier. For my book that I barely have time to write I would like to become a writer but with my stressful situation I cant make time. Please pray that I can find peace to complete my passion. Thank you

    KENYA, 12/10/2014
  23. Praise the Lord brother/sister
    As Iam Emmanuel Nikhil Dinker M have the following prayer requests kindly pray for the following things mentioned below

    1.curing of Parkinson\'s disease of my father

    2.curing of Chronic Kidney Disease of my father

    Curing of Diabetes of my father

    Curing of hypertension of my father

    Improving memory of my father

    Curing Thyroid of my mother

    help her from not getting punishment in the Office

    increase her faith

    give her peace in her heart

    for house construction

    for house constructing mason and engineer,carpenter, painter.

    for new house neighbours all around the house

    for my brother please pray that he may get a permanent job

    for my brother\'s life partner that he may get a good life partner

    for my brother\'s marriage arrangements if his marriage is settled

    for the house dedication ceremony

    for my life partner that I may get a good life partnerfor my job that I may get a State govt or
    Central govt job

    For my church that it may have good administration

    for my spirituality

    for the increase of my faith.

    emmanuel nikhil dinker, 12/10/2014
  24. My daughter is 9 years old, her pediatrician asked for her to have some tests done to check for a possible tumor in the brain. She\'s had a blood test, I\'m taking her for an ultrasound tomorrow and MRI will follow. I am begging for your prayers, please pray that all the results come back normal and there is nothing wrong with her. My daughter\'s name is Faith. Please pray for my little angel. I thank you with all my heart and God Bless you.

    Jim, 12/10/2014
  25. Please pray successful surgeries for Ron and Carol today. And for Denise for excellent test results from breast cancer tests. Thank you! God Bless!

    Barbara, 12/10/2014

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