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Tuesday in the 8th week of Ordinary Time
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Recent prayer requests from community members
Olu on May 30th, 2023 at 19:12
Shola . May the Lord answer our prayers concerning her. Amen
Adam Fernandes on May 30th, 2023 at 17:20
Please pray for me, as I start a new job with a former employer
Florence on May 30th, 2023 at 10:54
For my adult children to come back to the Church… thank you and God Bless!
Rhonda George on May 30th, 2023 at 9:49
We Pray for All Souls in Purgatory-God's Will Be Done-Through Jesus Christ Our Lord. Ark of the Covenant, pray for us. St. Joseph, pray for us. Amen
Rhonda George on May 30th, 2023 at 9:45
Lord God, Divine Mercy-John and Diane Caple
Ann Blakeley on May 30th, 2023 at 8:17
For Linda, that she will be able to go through this round of chemotherapy without severe GI side effects, and that the neuropathy she is experiencing will go away.
Leslie Engle on May 30th, 2023 at 8:06
Dearest Blessed Mother, please intercede to your beloved son Jesus for my brother Chris for physical healing and to keep him safe and free from ill eases and poor health. He has been sick and I lost my other brother from a massive heart attack 4 years ago. Please heal him. Thank you and God Bless.
Patricia Ferrer on May 30th, 2023 at 7:18
Pray for my autistic nephew, Matthew, that the Lord will grant a miracle in him, and bring down the barriers that keep him from us. He has never said a word but just a few grunts here and there. He understands us, but for the majority of his life, has lived in silent observation.
Kelly Seppy on May 30th, 2023 at 7:01
In your charity, please pray for my daughter and especially my grandson. She has been divorced and remarried. That God would have his hand on them all, and not allow the enemy to harden their hearts and not see the love that God has for them.
Beverly on May 30th, 2023 at 0:00
Gratitude for answered prayers, my own and those of this community.
Beverly on May 29th, 2023 at 21:52
I ask that you pray for meaningful permanent for my son.
Mark Grago on May 29th, 2023 at 21:01
Lord, now you let your servant go in peace; your word has been fulfilled: I hope you all had a blessed and peaceful and safe Memorial Day. God bless ALL this evening. ☦️☦️☦️🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲
Rhonda George on May 29th, 2023 at 20:44
Lord God, Divine Mercy-(RIP) Mary Howell
Rhonda George on May 29th, 2023 at 20:40
We Pray for All the Vets and Soldiers who serve in the Military Worldwide this Memorial Day-Thank God for your service-Through Jesus Christ Our Lord. Queen of Peace, pray for us. St. Joseph, pray for us. Amen
Carol Dechand on May 29th, 2023 at 20:38
Please pray with me for the complete healing of my great nephew Mike who was injured in a rodeo accident while bull riding. Broken ribs, punctured lung, and emergency surgery to remove a shattered spleen. May God grant healing to him and all those suffering from illnesses.
Norrin Radd on May 29th, 2023 at 15:26
Hail Holy Queen, Mother of the Church. Pray for us that Our Lord, your son & our brother Jesus Christ bless his church with the same faith, courage and strength as yours.
Louis Woyton on May 29th, 2023 at 14:58
For Michael and his wife: Eternal rest grant to them and may the Lord lead them to heaven.
Alice on May 29th, 2023 at 14:02
Lord, please grant safe travel for all those traveling today. May their Guardian Angels protect them from danger and harm through Christ our Lord. 🙏 Amen
Ruth on May 29th, 2023 at 12:53
Please pray for Deacon Ray who is in hospital and last rites given.
Karen Edwards on May 29th, 2023 at 12:37
Rest in Peace Jeanette W. Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace
Ruth on May 29th, 2023 at 11:08
Larry P., Jane & Dave D., Nora Louise G., Vera P, Vera W, Timothy B, Tony B , Gary Owen L. - Eternal rest gran to them Lord.
Rhonda George on May 29th, 2023 at 10:02
Lord God, Divine Mercy-(RIP) Clerence and Anna Page
Rhonda George on May 29th, 2023 at 10:00
Lord God, Divine Mercy-Don and Kathy Alder
Patricia Ferrer on May 29th, 2023 at 9:33
For my great-nephew, Eugene IV, who is in his mother's womb. His birthday is very soon. Pray for a safe delivery for him and mama, for good health, sound in mind and body. Lord Jesus this little baby is already YOURS, may he grow under Your guardianship, a devout and holy child.
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