Prayer List


Please mail intentions (in English, please, as we cannot translate other languages) to  Please put the words "Prayer Request" in the subject line.


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May God bless you! And thanks!

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 If I speak in human or angelic tongues, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.  1 Corinthians 13:1


On-going Intentions:

  • The Pope also asks us to spend five minutes in prayer for those in power.

  • Prayer for America one Minute Every Night If you would like to participate, every evening at 9:00PM EST (6:00 Pacific), stop whatever you are doing and spend one minute praying for the safety of the United States, our troops, our citizens, and for peace in the world, for religious freedom, end to cancel culture, end to bullying.

  • Special prayers are requested for God’s abundant blessings on the Archdiocese for Military Services, for our troops, for all the families left behind, for our President, for all heads of state and government officials in those countries involved in war.

  • Please pray for our Holy Father, Pope Francis, for his health and protection.

  • Please pray for the Church and for peace in the world.

  • Please pray for priests undergoing religious attack, and for vocations to the priesthood, religious life, and the Confraternity of Penitents.

  • Please pray for the hundreds of thousands of refugees trying desperately to find a place to live in peace.

  • Please pray to end terrorism, genocide, war, abuse, neglect, hatred, human trafficking.

  • Please pray for all to have their hearts open to Jesus and for a return to Christian values and morals

  • For the conversion to belief in unalienable right to life of all human beings for those in any way involved in abortion, we pray to the Lord.

  • For National Day of Prayer weekly intentions for US Government and officials.

  • For all those referred to the Confraternity of Penitents through the Vocation Placement Referral program, that God may lead them into the path on which He wishes them to walk.

  • For the prayer requests of the Holy Innocents Prayer Line.

  • For all those on the Precious Blood, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. Shalom Media, and Margo Snyder's Prayer Lists.

  • Please pray for Charles Opara who needs a better job. His family is in great need. Thank you for your prayers.

  • For the raising of $180,000 to renovate Guadalupe Men’s Vocation Discernment House. Please pray that God will bring these funds in, if He so wills. God bless you for your prayers and thanks be to God for funds raised so far.

  • For protection for Isabel Leal and Losang.

  • For Bob Floyd and crew making a documentary film on Fr. Chad Rippenger, exorcist, for protection, grace.

  • All sponsored priests in Mary, Mother of Priests Chapel and all benefactors (


New Intentions

  • For Carlos Galeso, religious vocation discernment

  • For repose of the soul of Dorothy Plese

  • For Susan, for discernment regarding lay Franciscan life.

  • For the healing of Jimmer Szatkowski through the intercession of Blessed Carlo Acutis. He has ALS.

  • Kelly Burnham needs prayers.

  • Joe Matose, possible stroke. Hospitalized and doctors doing tests.

  • Jan Scher, found unconscious and received last rites. Is hospitalized.

  • Please pray for Brenda, who is having cataract surgery

  • Dr. Vladimir Zev Zelenko-cancer spreading.

  • Deacon Joe being admitted to hospital with heart working at 30%. Please pray for him.

  • Please pray for a family that needs employment.

  • Please pray for someone in that same family who has a severe illness.

  • Carlos San Juan, discerning a religious vocation

  • Al Sebastian, hospitalized with V Tach (a type of arrhythmia)

  • Jan Scher, found unconscious and hospitalized. Tracheotomy and feeding tube.

  • Elizabeth Watts, wheelchair bound. Pray for her to surrender her health to the Lord and to offer her sufferings to Him.

  • For Suzanne Beliveau. Stroke. Right side affected and she is right handed. Needs to learn to walk again and to use her right hand.

  • Please pray for my son Larry Lewis jr, age 48.  He had a stroke today and is also having seizers. 

  • Thank you for praying for Barrett Joseph Ferguson.  Died April, 9, 2022.

  • Tom taken to the hospital with Covid. Is on oxygen and is diabetic and has been in poor health and for his wife MaryAnn. Both are elderly.

  • Repose of the soul of Jane Chappell and for her family.

  • For Dana, miscarriage, and for her family.

  • Repose of the soul of Tom, Verle Drinkwater, John Donnelly, Pete Springer, Alphonse Thelan.

  • For Miranda, damage to brain from shingles—is middle aged

  • For Heng, recovery from covid and heart transplant, breathing issues

  • For Tom Bennett

  • For Thomas and Bella—elderly and their dog is not in the best shape

  • For Dave Cooper, lost partner, house foreclosed, 53 years old, depressed, needs housing

  • Bruce Emerick, going downhill fast.

  • For Amanda Kominsky, 96 lbs, genetic eating disorder, starving to death and for her parents.

  • For Joan Schaefer.

  • For Marie and family after husband’s death.

  • For Terry, having care of mother in law in Terry’s house. Difficult situation.

  • Repose of the souls of Veryl Drinkwater, Bruce Emerick, Steve Waters,

  • For Jane Frances who is hospitalized with Covid and who has respiratory issues

  • For five year old Dessa, never adopted but being raised by her uncle and his wife. Dessa may be removed from the family by the government due to the non-adoption status. Dessa’s drug addicted mother just gave birth to a baby while mom was on drugs. Baby will surely be removed from her. Please pray for this family and for these innocent children.

  • Bob Farnsworth, heart failing. Needs to learn healthy habits.

  • Irene, very ill, and special intention.

  • Hank brain bleed and wife Heather

  • For Joe Matose, possible stroke

  • For Pia, 2 years old, prolapsed bowel, for Felix, preschool problems, for Heidi, lost faith in college.

  • For Patricia Horn, stage 4 cancer; Jim Pecora and wife Sue, recovery from Covid Pneumonia

  • Repose of the souls of Thomas Mickles and of Steve Waters, for Steve’s wife Evie and their 7 children.

Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in your midst?  1 Corinthians 3:16