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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. For the complete healing of Prospero Galido.
    For the healing of his lungs, heart, kidneys, brain, eyes, and a successful liver transplant.

    Paul, 12/9/2016
  2. I am still waiting for God to answer my prayer that my husband and I pray for together every day for 6 months. We pray that our son and his wife will come back into our lives for Christmas. Please pray this for us. Amen

    eileen, 12/9/2016
  3. Dear Brothers & sisters,
    Please pray for my brother DANIEL CARLO, who is having severe lung infection & tumor. Tommorrow is the biophsy. Reports awaited within 7 days. Please pray for healing his tumour & reports to come as normal.
    god bless
    Roshan

    hans, 12/9/2016
  4. To meet my Godly spouse

    Cleopatra, 12/9/2016
  5. Please pray that John Gautier can make it to the Christmas party with me tonight and that he decides to keep his promise to be faithful to April Young and please prevent the other women from being in his life to help him keep his promise to April.

    APRIL, 12/9/2016
  6. Miracle Prayer Dear Heart of Jesus,in the past I have asked for many favors.This time I ask You this very special one. (mention favor) Take it,dear heart of Jesus and place it within Your own broken heart where Your Father sees it.Then,in His merciful eyes it will become Your favor not mine. Amen. Say for three days,promise publication and favor will be granted. NRG

    Nancy, 12/9/2016
  7. Prayer to the Blessed Virgin (Never known to fail) Oh,most beautiful flower of Mount Carmel,fruitful vine,splendor of Heaven,Blessed Mother of the Son of God,Immaculate Virgin,assist me in this necessity.Oh,Star of the Sea,help me and show me herein you are my mother..Oh,Holy Mary,Mother of God,Queen of Heaven and Earth, I humbly beseech thee from the bottom of my heart to succor me in my necessity (make request) There are none that can withstand your power. Oh,Mary conceived without sin pray for us who have recourse to thee. (three times). Holy Mary, I place this cause in your hands. ( three times) Say this prayer for three consecutive days.Prayer must be published and it will be granted to you. With thanksgiving,NRG

    Nancy, 12/9/2016
  8. Please keep my friend’s 90 yr old mother in your prayers again. She was just taken to the hospital – her blood pressure spiked.

    We are scheduled to leave next Thurs for the Philippines to spend Christmas with the family. Prayers for safe travel and also
    my friend’s health while traveling. She has venous insufficiency and is prone to cellulitis.

    Prayers that her mom will be well and able to celebrate Christmas.

    Thank you and God bless.

    Dianne, 12/9/2016
  9. I enjoy my job and have been in this job for more than 10 years. People junior to me by 3-4 levels have got multiple promotions and are today at my level. Inspite of being good at my job and being recognized multiple times with loads of awards and incentives, I just don't get promoted. Please pray for God's will to prevail & I have the grace to forgive those who work against me.

    lee, 12/9/2016
  10. Please pray for me that things go my way in court on Monday and I get my son back from my ex husband who has treated me appallingly. I have been through hell & cannot face anymore delays. Please pray that I get my boy back & I will be eternally grateful for your prayers. Bless you.

    SINEAD, 12/9/2016
  11. I pray that Ted is murdered. He will not stop stalking the past 5 years+. It is daily and nightly. He has done a long list of crime. I ask that God kill him asap.

    ABUSED VICTIM of TED KELLEY, 12/9/2016
  12. Oh lord plz tc of everythibg I beg u oh lord plz guide us n help us plz bring peacein our lives plz tcof everything

    arn, 12/9/2016
  13. Please be in agreement and pray for/with me today for the blessing of Steve giving me at least $1,000 for Christmas this year and for my birthday in January so I can use it to successfully build/grow my online business. And, please pray for the success of the work of my hands for my online business - that it takes off without disruption or delay. Thank you, and I pray for all of you.

    Sherry, 12/9/2016
  14. i want you to pray for me over my admission into obafemi awolowo university, that whenever they will release another list that my name should also be on the list

    Grace, 12/9/2016
  15. please pray for feet to be healed and health to be fully restored

    kaye, 12/9/2016
  16. For my wife to regain her speech. For the relationship between out family For our marriage. r my son, his family and all his issue.

    Joe, 12/9/2016
  17. Please pray for the health and safety of all of my family members and friends, especially those who are currently experiencing medical issues.

    Please pray for all those, including in my family and friends, who are experiencing employment/financial difficulties.

    Lastly, please pray for several very special intentions of mine. I am in dire need of prayers and humbly implore all of you. Thank you and God bless.

    Jack, 12/9/2016
  18. Please pray for my son KC who finished medical school but had a "fractured" 1st year residency. He is deeply in debt and is applying for a different residency program. Please pray for healing his broken spirit, his depression and that God may grant him peace and a new residency program so that he may serve God through his vocation.

    For my son Christopher, that he may successfully complete his education at the university and find a wonderful young lady to marry.


    Ken, 12/9/2016
  19. Please pray for Eric, one of my students, who is suffering from PTSD.
    Please also pray for all of those soldiers in harms way and all those who suffer the scars of war and of course for world peace.

    Please pray for my friend Wayne C. who is suffering from cardiac issues.


    Ken, 12/9/2016
  20. Lord please forgive me for all my sins and bless me and my relatives , pet , friends , workplace with peace , safety , grace , happiness and good health , thank you for all the blessing , protect us from any danger and trouble , give me strength to face my challenges , please bless me and my realtives this Christmas holiday , bless my finances , peace and unity for us all , cleanse me and my banzai from any sickness , I pray this in Jesus name amen.

    Rodger, 12/9/2016
  21. My daughter Sharon for health, and good study to complete degree

    Benjamin Cardoza, 12/9/2016
  22. Please pray for deliverance from the spirit of lust and help me live a holy and most holy life worthy of miracles.

    sairam, 12/9/2016
  23. Please pray for me and my husband Anto. We are suffering from an unjust situation.There is a person call jack who took $10 000 and now he is refusing to repay back the money.We are in a different country away from home and jobless.We have lost all our belongings,savings and we don't have money to return back to Australia.I have massive depths to pay.Please pray for us .I need a miracle to get out of this messy and painful situation.Our lives are in sorrows and people are laughing and mocking us.Please lord you know we are innocent and still we are suffering for it.Please give me courage and strength to r=endure this situation. please lord honour me and deliver from the tricks and plots of my enemies.Please lord send me miracles. please let me have my visa to work in Australia and pay off my depths.Lors i dont want to still people money they trust me, show me a way ... please lord help me , you are my refuge and my hope.Please forgive me and my family for the sins we have committed . there are some i have done knowingly and some unknowingly.Lord we are stressed and tried. We are not at peace. please send me angles to guide me and watch me

    Ansuya, 12/9/2016
  24. In The Precious Most Holy Name of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior I ask Almighty God The Father that my grandson's MAG court appeal today be granted. That he may be able to see his children. He loves them and is a wonderful father. Also, that his Systemic Lupus be cured. The right medication be given to him. He is in much pain because of both things. God bless you for agreeing with me in my prayer. I thank You Lord.God Almighty for Your answer and you for agreeing with me in prayer. Amen!!!

    Juanita , 12/9/2016
  25. Please pray for my friend Lisa Jones who fell and maybe cracked her hip. Please pray that the X-ray only shows a bruised hip. Please pray for a complete healing of her hip and for a speedy recovery

    Barbara , 12/9/2016
  1. For Marc, that he become holy and one of Jesus' greatest saints.

    Marc, 12/9/2016
  2. Please pray for my sister she will be having surgery. Please for my friends who have cancer. Please pray for my friend who he's dying .please prayer for his wife he is leaving behind.
    I ask you Lord to shine your beautiful light on to me so I can deal with all life is throwing at me. I love oh Lord.

    Na, 12/8/2016
  3. could you please pray for cathy's physical health,mental health,self esteem,mind,personality,and hers and her daughter's safety.
    thank you

    john, 12/8/2016
  4. Please pray for me... I'm not feeling well and I meet with a surgeon tomorrow. I pray to Jesus for acceptance of my surgery and strength to endure. I pray for speedy recovery. I pray for my families needs and comfort during my surgery and recovery. Thank you.

    Tom, 12/8/2016
  5. Please join me in all of my prayers,that Jesus hears them so I may be granted blessings and miracles.amen

    Greg, 12/8/2016
  6. Please pray for Bishop Donal McKeown and all of the clergy, staff and parishioners of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Derry in Ireland, that God will bring them all positive blessings during this Advent/Christmas season. Thank You. Mr John King.

    John, 12/8/2016
  7. Prayer to Save America


    O merciful God, we cry to Thee for pardon and for mercy.
    We are an unbelieving and perverse generation.
    We are disobedient, disloyal and ungrateful to Thee.
    We have excluded Thee from our homes, our schools, our places of business.
    We are no longer worthy to be called Thy children.
    Merciful Father, spare America!
    Forgive us!
    Save us from the scourge we deserve.
    Teach us Thy law, and move our wills to serve Thee today and everyday.
    Merciful God, please spare America!
    O Immaculate Heart of Mary, PRAY FOR US!! 🇺🇸💒🙏. HELPING HANDS!! 🙏

    JHU, 12/8/2016
  8. PLEASE PRAY THAT GOD WILL HEAL MY SON JOSEPH HAYNES OF SEIZURES AND ALL MENTAL PROBLEMS THAT HE HAVE... PRAYER THAT HE WILL DO WELL IN SCHOOL HAVE BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS AS WELL AS ADHD...
    PLEASE PRAYER FOR MY DAUGHTER JAVIANNA HAYNES HAVE LEARNING PROBLEMS AS WELL AS BEING BULLIED AT SCHOOL BY A BOY NAME MICHEAL. PLEASE PRAY FOR ME CHANTELLE WARD TO BE ABLE TO GET DENTAL IMPLANTS WHICH WILL
    COST $2500.00 A IMPANT,,, PRAYER FOR GOD TO BLESS ME WITH $20,000 FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS THANK YOU.... IN JESUS NAME I PRAY AMEN AMEN AMEN

    Chantelle, 12/8/2016
  9. Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, please pray for me. I am having issue with my career. I am still far away from achieving my target. My income is insufficient to feed my family especially i cant even afford to buy milk powder for my baby. Please pray to God for me that He will guide me to the right business prospects and leads those prospects to me to allow me to help them to plan for their financial need to achieve financial freedom. I am working as a Unit Trust Consultant currently. Thank you for your prayers. Thank you Jesus for guiding me to write a prayer request here. God is great!

    David, 12/8/2016
  10. Please pray that my grandma recovers soon and comes back home by miracle. She is in icu and her situation is very critical. She is lying without sense unconscious. Has cancer. She always wanted to live more. Please pray that she doesnt die and leave me. I have no one without her.

    Annesha, 12/8/2016
  11. Please pray for Bishop Ken Good & all of the clergy, staff & parishioners of the Anglican Diocese of Derry & Raphoe in Ireland, that God will bless, guide & protect them all during this Advent/Christmas season. Thank You. Mr John King.

    John, 12/8/2016
  12. Please pray for my son Zachary he failed his two college finals. He is very stressed asking for your prayers to help my son get thru this difficult time. Grateful for your prayers

    Mary, 12/8/2016
  13. Brethren please pray for my son, Olakanmi to successfully complete his Law Study at Obafemi Awolowo University and accept Jesus Christ as his Lord and Saviour in Jesus name I pray, amen.

    Jacob, 12/8/2016
  14. Please pray for my friend who has fallen from the faith and I'd beginning to experiment with weed and alcohol. That she is safe and come to know God.

    E, 12/8/2016
  15. Please Pray for my grandson who is 25 years of age
    He has been ill for 4 years
    Pray for my daughter and me too. Pray for forgivness, honesty and love in the family.
    We have a hard time.
    Thank you in advance.
    I give money to Norwegian ministries as gifts .

    Ruth Marit, 12/8/2016
  16. Hello!

    Please pray for me today. I have a second interview tomorrow (Friday) afternoon, around 2:00 p.m. for a great company! I would be working from my home office. I have not been working for two months, but know that GOD "will provide!" I promised to The Holy Souls In Purgatory that I would offer masses for them!

    Thank you for your prayers Father!

    Have a great day!

    Marcia Wawrzynek

    Marcia, 12/8/2016
  17. Oh lodd plTc pf everything ibeg u on lord

    arn, 12/8/2016
  18. Dear God, Thank you for my family. Please protect my brother, Boyd from whatever is going on. Keep your Guardian angels around him and his three girls. Protect them from all evil and harm. I pray for a answer for his situation. I ask in the Might Name of Jesus Christ, Amen!

    Mo, 12/8/2016
  19. Pray that I may be able to attend to my local church again soon, after being grounded by my parents for only going there for one month.

    Edin, 12/8/2016
  20. Dear Heavenly Father, Thank you for all of the many blessings you have given and continue to give me each day. I am truly grateful for all of them, big and small. Please hear and answer the prayers of all on this site who cry out to you for your Divine Mercy. Please hear and answer the prayers within my heart. Please assist me with my financial problems. Please, help me do well on tonight's exam, and please help my classmates also do well, especially those who have been struggling and desperately need to pass this test. I humbly ask all of this in Jesus' holy name, Amen.

    lisa, 12/8/2016
  21. For Darlene Perez, our Foster 2 years old baby. Big decision to be taken on 12/19/16 at court for her. That the will of GOD take place. And for us, to receive faith, peace, and patience in our hearts, We love her and we are trying to adopt her. She has been her whole life with us.

    Carlos, 12/8/2016
  22. God I pray for myself who is currently going through depression and hardship with my job and financially during these holidays. I pray to be able to have enough to provide for my family and friends. Also I pray for guidance for my mother who does not want to associate with my fathers family and also my brother even after my fathers death last year. I hope she will be able to see the light in others and be able to forgive. Thank you, Amen

    Francis, 12/8/2016
  23. Please say a prayer for Paul - a lovely man terribly ill with cancer - for healing and peace and that he might live to see his young son grow up

    Lynn, 12/8/2016
  24. Please pray for Eric, one of my students, who is suffering from PTSD.
    Please also pray for all of those soldiers in harms way and all those who suffer the scars of war and of course for world peace.

    Please pray for my friend Wayne C. who is suffering from cardiac issues.



    Ken, 12/8/2016
  25. Please pray for my son KC who finished medical school but had a "fractured" 1st year residency. He is deeply in debt and is applying for a different residency program. Please pray for healing his broken spirit, his depression and that God may grant him peace and a new residency program so that he may serve God through his vocation.

    For my son Christopher, that he may successfully complete his education at the university and find a wonderful young lady to marry.


    Ken, 12/8/2016

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