Weekly Prayer List


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


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May God bless you! And thanks!

Confraternity of Penitents Weekly Prayer List  1/1/2021


(Note: To receive via email urgent prayer requests for people in danger of death, please email copenitents@yahoo.com and put “Please sign me up to Urgent Prayer Request Mailing List” in the subject line. May God reward you.)


“Jesus Christ, Lord of all things! You see my heart, you know my desires. Possess all that I am—you alone. I am your sheep; make me worthy to overcome the devil.”– St. Agatha


Pope’s Monthly Intention: 

Human Fraternity - May the Lord give us the grace to live in full fellowship with our brothers and sisters of other religions, praying for one another, open to all.


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.

  • 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 need. Thank you for your prayers.

  • For the raising of $235,000 to renovate two vocation discernment and volunteer houses (one for men and one for women) and to build a chapel that meets city code in Mary’s Glen. 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 John Caywood, for him to know that God loves him and for him to love himself and to let himself be vulnerable.

  • For Nedime and family and Mufide Mary R, her ancestors, and her intentions

  • For protection for Isabel Leal and Losang. For health and protection. For them to trust in God’s providence. For conversion for those who want to harm them.

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


Current intentions:


  • Father Leo from Incarnation parish, Covid.

  • ILL: Taylor Clarke, Kim Niederberger, Dorothy Bock, Mary Lynch, Louis DiLeonardo, Miguel Chavez, Birch McCole, Donna Mellace, John Hynson ofs, Grace Callahan ofs, Rose Harris ofs, Cheryl S, Bob Libby, Vince Monteleone, Anne Gallagher, Peter Rappanaro Sr, John Malizia, Danielle Kirrane 

  • DECEASED: Bill Keane, Meredith Brunette ofs, Carmine Saldanha D’Souza, Paul Auwater ofs, Gloria O’Connor, Anna Capobianco, Frank Greenfield, Rosalie Barbaro 

  • SPECIAL REQUESTS: Angelo Stagnaro ofs, Joan Kleinklaus, DiLeonardo Family, Hamsley Family, Kuehn Family, Shelley, Scott Munson, Anthony Vickery, Carmella Seeger, Krista & Caitlin Kemerson, John Licausi,

  • Julie & Ted Tracy (Congratulations on Wedding)

  • For Erika and Darrel’s relationship so that their love be strong, proper, grow, unselfish, understanding.

  • For Francois Nussier

  • Vince, 9 eye surgeries in the past years, thanks St. Lucy that he is able to drive and live a normal life.

  • For Phil C-- difficulty breathing.  He has a history of heart problems, COPD and asthma. 

  • Please pray for the soul of John Hypnarow, who passed away on 123/11/2020.

  • The soul of Bennie Napolian, past chief of police in Detroit, Michigan.

  • For two lost items.

  • Rebecca, since her last surgery about two weeks ago to clean out infected abscess area, has been slowly recovering. She still potentially faces a surgery in January for a hysterectomy. Please pray for her.

  • Father Luke Anderson is home from the hospital and has resumed celebrating daily Mass and hearing confessions weekly at St. Mary’s Cistercian Monastery. Not bad for a 93 yr old who just had a stroke!

  • Phil C,  diagnosed with asthma infection, and no covid or heart involvement.  He went back to his store today.  Thanks again. Thanks be to God.

  • Thanks be to God for Linda R, recovery from covid.

  • Please pray for Loretta who is in the hospital with covid and for her husband who also has covid.

  • For the repose of the soul of Fr. Julian Stead, OSB. He was the 2nd church representative for the Confraternity of Penitents.

  • Please pray for Colin who is fighting small cell lung cancer.

  • Please pray for Duan who has covid and lung disease.

  • Please pray for Celine who had a tumor removed and then suffered a stroke.

  • Please pray for Theresa who is battling covid.

  • Pat who has 3 degree cancer and she is on chemo ,asking for courage

  •  Jake in army and a bad alcoholic mother Susan asking that he quits

  •  Narcisa waiting for another opinion if she has cancer . First Dr. Told her that if she waits to long cancer will spread rapitdly

  • Pls pray for Fr Bill Young . He has bone cancer.

  • Repose of the soul of Rev  Michael Cooney

  • Please pray for Tom who had an irregular ekg test 

  • Pat- 3'rd stage colon cancer, 30 year old daughter with Down syndrome, 40 year old son who is mentally slow

  • For all those with cancer.

  • Please pray for Joe who is in the hospital with Covid issues.

  • For Barbara Dalley, bone marrow cancer.

  • Brian, ill with Covid.

  • Please pray for Jennifer and Her husband and 3 children –various problems

  • Please pray for Kacie who is recovering after she was hit by a car.

  • Patty Decker, Patsy Seeley—cancer

  • Barbara Dalley—cancer not responding to treatment

  • For Sue’s nursing home—her floor has many positive covid cases now.

  • Repose of the soul of Dick Miller.

  • For Martha, 71 years old, fell and not discovered for 5 days, slow brain bleed due to concussion.

  • Baby Octavia. 6 months old. Seizure.

  • Continued prayers for Rebecca, still undergoing treatment but improved

  • For 4 year old Thomas Lauer who was diagnosed with neuroblastoma cancer at 4 years old.

  • For the repose of the soul of Ryan Keating.

  • For Dr. Grimaldi, very ill, and for Joseph Attalah who has cared for him for many years.


“It is better to be a child of God than king of the whole world.” – St. Aloysius Gonzaga

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 Fort Wayne IN USA 46803 




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