Prayer Requests

Please pray for our dear brothers and sisters who have asked us for our intercession. Please let me know if you are in need of prayers. It is our honor to pray for one another through the love of Christ. I have updated this page with the latest intentions. You can also find relevant prayers and novenas under the intentions.

+ In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, we pray for the following intentions:

End to Abortion
For all expectant mothers that they may choose life for their babies. For an end to all abortion, infanticide, artificial contraception, assisted suicide, euthanasia, and their support.

St. Gianna, pray for us. Blessed John Paul II, pray for us.

Infertility and Miscarriages
For all those who carry the cross of Infertility and/or Miscarriages.

Our Lady of La Leche, pray for us! St. Anne, pray for us! St. Gerard, pray for us! St. Gianna, pray for us. St. Anthony, pray for us. St. Catherine of Siena, pray for us. St. Rita, pray for us.

  1. Please Lord help me and my wife have our first child. We have been trying to have a child for over 3 years with no luck. Please fill our lives with a healthy child and a healthy pregnancy with no complications. Amen. – D
  2. Please say a prayer for my daughter who is with her first baby after many miscarriages. She is 23 weeks and has been having contractions, she has a follow up appt today and I pray that everything goes well. I pray for all women for a healthy pregnancy and delivery and a healthy baby. – Diana
  3. Mother Mary, we believe in your intercession. Obtain for I and my wife fruit of the womb. – newpaschal
  4. Praying for divine healing and for the fruits of the womb. – Judith
  5. Dear Saint Gerard, I believe that only God can put life in my womb, after losing my baby at 12 weeks, all we ever pray for is another chance to bear a child, and give birth to a healthy baby. Please intercede for me before God, please ask Him to bless me with another pregnancy. I will do my very best to be worthy of that bleasing. Please fulfill my heart’s desire. I will forever be grateful to you and to the Holy Trinity. Thank you St. Gerard! – Shah
  6. I am truly longing for a child. And I do believe that my husband and I will be blessed with one soon. – Arlance
  7. Dear Lady of la leche, please intercede with our desire to get pregnant. We have been praying for nine years. – Bang
  8. Dear Saint Rita, Please pray for us that my husband and I can conceive a child of our own, for the greater glory of God, and our happiness. We do all this in the Lord’s name. Amen – Melissa
  9. My daughter-in-law is suffering against many odds to bring her child into this world. Your prayers to the Holy Virgin will not be ignored. – Barbara Thomas
  10. Holy St.Gerard, Please help us to conceive a baby. As you know we have been trying for a long time. If it is God’s will, please grant us a baby to cherish & honor your love. – Lekha
  11. St Jude please remember my husband and me also we ask the grace to have a child and to cure my illness. – Mary Bijo
  12. Please pray for me. I have been trying to conceive for 12 yrs with no luck. I’ve been praying on and off but I feel I need help from others. – Agatha
  13. Please pray for me as am married and with no children. I have prayed prayed and prayed but nothing is forthcoming though i still believe in God because there is no bareness in HIS land. I have been married for 4 years now. pPease God and whoever is reading should pray for me and my husband. We need God to bless us with TWINS. Thanks u Lord Jesus. Holy Mary pray for us. – Nike

Financial Problems and Unemployment
For all those who are unemployed or facing financial problems that they may find gainful employment and that our Lord may provide for their needs.

St. Joseph, pray for us. St. Jude, pray for us.

  1. My best friend has been without a job for over two months. He drove across the country only to have the employer run out of money. Please bless him with a job. He’s suffering from depression and anxiety. I worry for his well being. Please God hear our prayers. – YG&DG
  2. Mother Mary I come in need of desperate help from you as I am facing with financial problem. I need your prayers and help to ask Jesus your beloved Son to forgive my sins and save me from this hour of financial stress. I can not overcome this huge problem without your help and also Jesus blessing. In order to overcome this issue I can only request miracles to take places as I see no way. Therefore I surrender this into your hands my mother and please offer this to Jesus during your prayers. Mother Mary please do help me to  overcome my financial shortage just like what happened in the wedding in Cana. I do acknowledge that you have rescued me once before in this situation last year July 13th 21012 and now again I need your help desperately. I beg of your intercession and help fast. Amen and Mother Mary I know your love for me will not be change. – soon stephanie
  3. I want all to pray for me to get a job so that i will help my family that are jobless. – Anna maria linus
  4. I need your help in praying to St. Anthony to help me get money to build a place in Ghana west Africa to help mental people on the streets, with medications, and Doctors. Amen. – Clothilda Awae
  5. I am jobless for the past 6 months. I am going through very difficult times, health-wise and job-wise. I have the utmost faith, dear Lord hear my prayer to find a job, I am becoming more anxious and desperate. Lord please hear my prayers. – Peter
  6. I am unemployed and need a job. There are 2 position open one is a company and the other is a school. I just want to start working and both are good. I pray so hard that I feel none of my prayer is being granted. Please pray for me hard enough so god can listen. Thank you all for the prayer and god bless the world. – Rigo
  7. Please pray for my family in this trying times. Help us find a job to pay for my children’s school fees and to keep them in school..esp for my oldest son who is nearing his exams. Please help us be strong as a family in faith n keep us always faithful to Jesus. Please guide us to do what is right. Walk with us as we journey thru this sad time. – Debboe
  8. Pls pray for me to have a good job with good remuneration so that I can help my family have a better life. My husband is a student and we have been depending on borrowing. Pls I need prayers that God may meet us at the point of our need. – Maureen
  9. Please pray for my mother’s health and her financial situation. That she be healed physically and emotionally. That you grant her a miracle and her house is repaired or she get a new one. She has suffered in her life and I just want her to be happy, healthy and living in a house that is not falling down around her.
    In Jesus name I pray please grant this for her. Amen. – Carla
  10. St. Jude I pray for the closing of a big business contract that I am working on. Please heal my career. Amen – Maite

Healthy Pregnancy and Safe Delivery
For the health of all expectant mothers and their unborn babies including those who have been given a poor prenatal diagnosis.

St. Gerard, pray for us! St. Gianna, pray for us. St. Philomena, pray for us.

  1. To those reading, I am currently pregnant with my second child and have had an ultrasound that shows signs of Down syndrome. I will graciously mother this child no matter what God presents her with. However, I pray that she is born a healthy child without any birth defects. Please help me pray that any symptoms of Down syndrome dissolve and that she is born as healthy and happy as her two year old brother.
    Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! – Amanda
  2. Please bless my daughter with a healthy child and a safe delivery. – Maria Dias
  3. Pls pray for me I am 23 weeks pregnant. I am afraid of placenta problems like in my previous deliveries. I am due inAugust 2013. Pls pray for a safe delivery. – Sandrine
  4. Please pray for me and my unborn twins.  The doctors are extremely concerned about this pregnancy and say that we are facing many complications.  In my heart I know I am not…that God has given me the perfect pregnancy with perfect babies.  He does nothing imperfect.  My faith is stronger than ever and whenever I hear or think negative thoughts, I quickly praise God for these two babies that I carry.  I praise him because I will carry them to term and I will play with them, teach them and protect them.  I know what I speak will come to pass so my prayers are one filled with joy and thankfulness for these wonderful gifts I carry. – Geneva W
  5. Lord please keep the baby in my womb healthy. – Michelle
  6. God, please help and protect me and my child in my womb from any danger. Please let my child be healthy until the day he or she will be born. Thank You. – Bhey
  7. I am 16 weeks pregnant and just found out I am having a beautiful baby girl. Please pray for me and my daughter. I am very stressed trying to provide alone for me & now my daughter. Still in school but need to finish before my daughter is born. I need to start believing in myself and stop giving up. Please pray for me it would be greatly appreciated. – Kali
  8. I am 5 weeks pregnant and have had 3 miscarriages and would love for you all to pray for me and my husband that our child be born happy and healthy. – Meagan
  9. St. Gerard I pray to you to please help my daughter and her unborn child to have physically and mentally healthy baby and also safe delivery during her due time. St. Gerard please help them from danger. This I ask in Jesus name, Amen. – Dayan
  10. Lord please take care of our little angel. – alne maglinte

For Healing from Illness
For all those who suffer from physical, mental and spiritual illness that our Lord may heal them if it is in accordance with His Will.

St. Peregrine, pray for us. St. Jude, pray for us. St. Pio, pray for us. St. Anthony Mary Claret, pray for us. St. Raphael, pray for us.

  1. I pray to our blessed mother Mary and to St Philomena that baby Aidan’s tumour will be healed. Thank you. – Marguerite Jukes
  2. Asking my patron saint St Joseph to intercede on my behalf for the health of my beautiful granddaughter. – Paul
  3. Please St. Peregrine heal me of terminal cancer,and heal my sister of cancer. I pray and beg from these healing. – Jack
  4. St. Philomena, please hear my prayers…I am diagnosed with myoma in my uterus and ovarian cyst in my right ovary. Please help my physical condition. I would like to have a baby.. I ask guidance and good health for all of us in the family. Thank you. – Adelaide
  5. Lord, HEAL MY MOM from LUNG CANCER, I LOVE HER SO MUCH…..IN JESUS NAME Amen. – Selena latham
  6. Dear Lord Jesus and Mother Mary, Please heal me, O Lord, please bless me with good health, please heal my eyes and also my knees and my injured hand and neck. Thank You so much dear Jesus and Mother Mary. Amen. – Lina
  7. I want to submit a request for an intercession of prayer, through St. Padre Pio, for my friends daughter. Kendra was diagnosed with Mastitis and Scleroderma about 5 yrs. ago. The doctors said most of the time the Scleroderma will be active for about 4 years and then go into remission. Kendra’s skin has hardened on the outside, so far it has not gone to her heart and lungs. Instead of getting any better, she seems to be getting worse. She can no longer work. She went to see her specialist yesterday. The doctor had her admitted to the emergency room. Her heart is racing at almost twice the normal speed and they can’t get it to slow down. Please pray for Kendra, that she will be healed. – Sally

For the Repose of a Soul
For all our near and dear ones who have departed from this world and for all the souls in purgatory, that our Lord may have mercy and lead them to everlasting life.

St. Gertrude, pray for us. St. Nicholas of Tolentino, pray for us. St. Padre Pio, pray for us.

  1. Pls pray for the soul of my neighbor Basil, who died yesterday, cause of death is malaria and low sugar, he has no wife no children and was a very poor men who was working for my neighbor.. was sent to hospital but nobody cared for him.. God pls forgive Basil and keep him in heaven. amen – Jessy
  2. My Aunt died this morning after long and valiant fight against renal failure. – Lynn Richardson
  3. Please say special prayers for a friend (Stephanie) that passed away the night of 11/7/12 of cancer. She was a single mother of two young boys. They were very close to their mother. She fought a long battle with this dreadful disease but also throughout her life. She was a very special person whom everyone loved and no one to say anything negative about. She will be missed severely. Please pray that the Lord comforts her family and friends but especially her children. Thank You!!! – Liz

Difficult Marriages and Abusive Relationships
For all who are facing difficult family situations and for those in troubled marriages that the Lord may heal their relationships and give them peace. For an end to divorce, that spouses may be forgiving and that they grow in the love of God.

St. Rita, pray for us. St. Monica, pray for us. Our Lady of Peace, pray for us.

  1. Dearest St.Rita, Please have my husband come back to our marriage and restore our marriage to be strong again, I pray to you. Amen. – Kay
  2. St. Rita, I ask for your intercession in this most difficult time in my Marriage . My husband has lost his way and is now seeking for divorce. We have a young son and despite my willingness to forgive he doesn’t want to work on our Marriage. I pray that he finds his way back soon and our Marriage is saved from divorce .  In the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. amen – Angie
  3. Please pray for my parents – my father is an alcoholic and is causing great anguish to my mother. My mother and I do not have a very good relationship. Please pray it might improve. Please those that read this – I know you love your own parents – please pray for mine. My brother has hurt them both very badly and they are heart broken. I am so grateful for your prayers. Sacred Heart of Jesus I place all my trust in Thee. – Marie
  4. I have cancer and I just had a complete radical hysterectomy! My husband has been so cruel and hateful to me now that I need him the most. Its unbearable.  He is consumed by evil I am convinced .please pray for him to seek god and for all the angels and saints to help me with him. This is so devastating to me. He is wealthy, cruel and immoral.  I’m so depressed, please pray for him. His name is Eugene. – Paula
  5. Please pray for my husband to go back to being a faithful loving husband. He has cheated on me physically and emotionally. I pray that he is no longer giving in to this temptation. I am having a very hard time healing from this betrayal and pray for a forgiving, healed heart. – Andrea
  6. St. Jude, I pray to you to remove the Devil from my husband. He has been abusive to me and continues to get more agressive toward my daughter and the rest of my family in recent years. He has acted out in front of our friends and in public, so that all feel sorry for me and wonder why I am still with him after so many years of his disrespect and violence. He uses alcohol and sleeping pills daily and he does not have faith in the Lord. He is very successful in his job and makes quite a bit of money, but it is not enough for him. He does not understand how fortunate he is and how many blessings he has. He is an angry person and I pray for the healing of his lost soul. – NWD
  7. Please bring my husband back to me and my sons. He has been away for so long always telling me that he is coming back but never turning up. He calls for money and tells me wonderful things but once he gets his money he goes missing. I love him and I know he will change if he is with me and his sons. All my family are asking me to divorce but I am holding on for my sons.  I want them to grow up with a father just like I did. I beg you St Rita. Hear my plea and bring him back.home. If there is another woman involved show her that she is doing wrong ans open her eyes to let my husband go. – Sja
  8. Dear Saint Rita, please intercede for my friend, Tammy. She has been in a rocky marriage for more than 20 years and has put up with evil verbal abuse. – Deep
  9. My family is truly broken. My daughter seems to be having the most trouble.She needs a lot of prayers. She is not in control with her self. Son didn’t talk for five years, but now she isn’t talking to her brother. Please please pray for my family in need. – Toni
  10. Dear Saint Rita, I beseech you, Please save my marriage..My divorce hearing is coming up soon and I dont want a divorce…Please make my husband change his mind about us and our divorce…Please bring him back home, so we can be together and start a family together..Please St Rita. we have just a few days left…We both have made mistakes, by taking each other for granted…please god, Please also help every couple going through divorce or through a tough time in their marriage to restore their marriage and become stronger in their love together,…Please bring my husband back…I love him so much…Please St Rita, help me!!! – Nats
  11. Dear Saint Rita, I have heard of the good works you have done and how close you are to the Savior. Please help me and my young daughter to escape my cruel husband. His verbal and emotional is hurting our family. Please change his heart. I prayer for thy intercession with the father. Thank you. – Kate

Healing from Anxiety and Depression
For all those who struggle with depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and all kinds of mental illness that our Lord may fill them with his Peace and heal them.

St. Dymphna, pray for us. Our Lady of Peace, pray for us.

  1. Please pray for my son who has a mental illness and although he is on medication, he still has problems.  He got into some problems and got summoned to court.  Please pray that he is not sent to jail because the jail does not take good care of the mentally I’ll.  They just lock them up in solitary confinement and ignore them.  Please, please pray for my son. – Dora Mascarenas
  2. St. Jude, please intercede on my behalf to lift this terrible depression. Also, please let me get my report soon, and please let it be outstanding so that I can finally be free of this constant worry and anxiety. Amen – JN

For Prisoners
For all those who are in prison or face the risk of going to prison or house arrest that our merciful Lord may fill their hearts with peace and bring them to repentance.

St Paul, pray for us! St. Maximilian Kolbe, pray for us.

  1. My son Alex has been away for 2 yrs in the federal prison. He has 2 little boys 4 & 6 and they think he is working. We as parents can not make all things better all the time, but with our faith in God that he will bring him home soon. His trial starts in Sept, please I’m begging for prayers. His boys are too young to be without thier father. See my Alex was a young child when his dad wanted no part of him, and he always grew up without the love of his dad and the only chance he had to tell his dad that he loved him was at his funeral and that was so sad. He was my son all chained up with 4 officers telling his dad how much love he had for him. you see I need my son home with his kids. Please pray for my son. Amen. – Marta Rodriguez-Bock
  2. Dear Sacred Heart of Jesus, please pray for me. I was sentenced to eight months of house arrest and two years probation. I’m facing the loss of my certification and my employment. Please, I beg of you, pray that I may be able to keep my certification and my employment. I am 52yrs. old and have only worked at this type of employment. I know nothing else. I’m having crucial financial difficulties and I’m in a desperate state.
    Thank you. – Carla
  3. Prayer for  my  grandson  Brandon  lee  Bosacki who  is in  prison, On july 10th, he is going to be sentenced for upto 1 year. His  family  can’t  take  all this. If he can be given probation and be home, federal charge would  drop. – evagonzales
  4. Please God help us get some good weather so that we can have a good harvest and also get some turf off the bog. – Kevin
  5. Thank you for this heartfelt prayer. It brought tears to my eyes as I read it with hope & faith as I asked the Lord to open the eyes & hearts of all prisoners. Thanks to all those who keep them in prayer as they are humans just like all of us who are not behind bars. In the name of Jesus Christ I pray that My husband Frankie Rojas in Calipatria, CA comes home for good very soon. I beg you all to keep us in prayer!!! God bless you all… walk by faith not by sight…. ( Matthew 25:36 “I was in prison and you visited me…” ). – Sonia Rojas
  6. My husband Jeff is in prison. Please keep him in your prayers. – Ashleigh C Taylor
  7. Please pray for my younger brother who is in jail at present. May he be home with his family soon and that he has faith in The Lord. – Vanessa

For Those Who are getting Married
For our brother and sisters who are getting ready to be untied by the sacrament of matrimony.

Blessed Virgin Mary, pray for us.

  1. Please pray for me..I am getting married on august 19th and am a little bit tensed… please God guide me to the right path always. – Remya

thank you

For our Priests and Laity
For the sanctification of clergy, to keep them safe from all heresies and that they may guide their flock to Heaven.

St. John Vianney, pray for us. St. Alphonsus Liguori, pray for us.

For our Holy Father Pope Francis

St. Peter, pray for us.

For worldwide Peace and end to Wars

Our Lady of Fatima, pray for us. Blessed John Paul II, pray for us.

For favorable Weather

  1. Please pray for no rain on my wedding day on July 4. – P


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53 thoughts on “Prayer Requests

  1. Please pray for the health of our baby. My screening tests came back positive for an abnormality. May God bless us with a healthy baby.

  2. I pray that God will unite family together again. That He will open doors of opportunities and grant us access to visit my husband… Speak Your word Lord and it is done…Amen.

  3. For peace and religious unity in the world. To enlighten and guide all the leaders of our world, nation and community. For the Pope, bishops, priests, religious and all Catholics. For our family and near and dear ones. For our spiritual and temporal wants. For good health and long life. That we may go to Heaven when we die. For success in work and studies. For a happy married life for my daughter and for the good health of her son and parents. For the souls of our dear departed. Thanksgiving for favours received.

  4. “O Gentlest Heart of Jesus, have mercy on the soul of Thy departed servant, my precious Mommy.” “Be not severe in Thy judgment but let some drops of Thy Precious Blood fall upon the devouring flames. O Merciful Savior, send Thy Angels to conduct Thy departed servant, my precious Mommy, to a place of light, and peace. May her soul, and the souls of all the faithfully departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.”

    “O Gentlest Heart of Jesus, have mercy on the soul of Thy departed servant, my precious Daddy.” “Be not severe in Thy judgment but let some drops of Thy Precious Blood fall upon the devouring flames. O Merciful Savior, send Thy Angels to conduct Thy departed servant, my precious Daddy, to a place of light, and peace. May his soul, and the souls of all the faithfully departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.”

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  5. Please pray for cesar and joel, for healing and for their safety. They are hardly making ends meet. Pray so they are able to make all bill payments, and to prosper and succeed in their jobs.

  6. Please Pray for the following children in icu after a heart surgery…Dante,kotso,Elwin,Blessing,Chiedza,tsegofatso.May the little bodies be healed and restored.

  7. Please pray for the people of Texas and Louisiana, for the victims of Hurricane Harvey, for the Mumbai India flooding events, and for flood victims everywhere, All Glory, praise and thanks, be to God, Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and Our Blessed Mother Mary.

  8. Praying for the gift of a child. Praying for my husband to have peace of mind. Praying for a federal government job . Thank you Jesus and Mary.

  9. please pray for me that i may be blessed financaily to provide for my stepdaughter and mother and be able to pay all outstanding bills thankyou

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