Weekly Prayer List

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Confraternity of Penitents Weekly Prayer List  2.16.21


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“Jesus, help me to simplify my life by learning what you want me to be – and becoming that person.” St. Thérèse of Lisieux


Pope’s Monthly Intention: We pray for women who are victims of violence, that they may be protected by society and have their sufferings considered and heeded.


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 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:

  • For repose of the soul of Br. Reginald Russo

  • Br. Roger White, Covid. Mild symptoms

  • For Wanda Stephens and family.  She has had 4 extended family members pass away this past week.

  • Carl & Brittany Meyer. After many years of losing babies, she is now pregnant with 4 babies.

  • Amanda Beste is asking for prayers. 

  • For Elizabeth, possible occult influences—young teen

  • Four year old Thomas Lauer, cancer free after treatments and operations. Thank  God

  • Four year old Riley Faith, aggressive stage 4 cancer.

  • Continued prayers for Rebecca Taylor, 18year old with cancer

  • Baby Augusto. Open heart surgery. Infection has set in.

  • For Rafa Anguiano and other friars at St. John’s Friary, all tested positive for covid. Mild symptoms all.

  • For Joshua who committed suicide, for his family esecially his mom, as he was her firstborn and only son. 

  • Please pray for Michael VanDerVeen, who represented President Trump, and who is being violently attacked and harassed by the leftists, who even smashed the windows at his home.

  • Please pray for Linda who is going through many difficulties, and very emotional and distraught.

  • Prayers for Kim and Linda and their business, going under and is slated to close March 1. They need this secondary source of income and their customers are distraught as well.

  • Please pray for Charles Lipscomb, who is suffering from pneumonia. 

  • Ella who is in hospital after hitting her head at school and then having a series of seizures.  She has epilepsy.


  • From Isabel Leal: Pls continue in prayers so we go to NY

  • For Levi Robert, car and ID stolen. Never baptized but God is working. For Br. Archangelo, ministering to him.

  • For Pat, stage 3 colon cancer. Colostomy reversal Feb .23

  • For all who suffer from cancer.

  • For Sherrill, -23 degree weather and water pipes froze and heater. Lives in trailer in the country.

  • Paige, who was in a serious car accident.

  • Bella, experienced traumatic brain injury 2.5 years ago after being hit by a car. Over the last year, she has been experiencing terrible emotional outbursts. They have escalated with their intensity and we are all now suffering from PTSD as a result. It is a nightmare. I go to bed fearful of what the morning will bring. In addition, Bella is overcome with anxiety and depression. We are seeking help from professionals, but the process is slow. She has speech intelligibility issues that we had hoped could be greatly improved with surgery, but are now not so sure. This is a great cause of her frustration and ours. Please pray for guidance and insights.

  • Jill- kidney cancer to have surgery on March 17th

  • Bella’s family (Tim, Dawn, Connor, Gregg) - please pray for us as we strive to do what is best for her, take care of ourselves and be strong and our dogs (Kali and Mala) as this is hard on them, too

  • Kristy- back surgery on March 15th

  • Tim (my husband)- lost his job early last month, to find a new job with great pay and benefits

  • Ted- lost job, to find a new one with great pay and benefits

  • Frank- job and parenting

  • Diana- grandchild and child with addiction- grandson with a heart issue

  • Ida and Bev- back pain

  • Connor, Gregg and Matt- to know God

  • Jenni, Keith, Katie, Debbie and Taylor, Liam’s mother, Bud- addiction

  • Shawn- Parkinsons and needs insurance, but his Medicaid won’t cover

  • Nathan, Ashley, Matt, Jeni, Dawn, Gregg- parenting

  • Ed- seizures and job

  • Darrin, Lily, Chad, Ellen, A boy with thyroid cancer- cancer

  • Peggy and Kate- depression

  • Angie and Mike- family

  • Tina and Eric, Julie and Mike- marriage

  • Taylor, Bryce, Carl, Heather, Art, Tristan, Olly, Farryn, Baily, Justin- brain healing

  • Leighton, Noah, Liam- children that need God’s intervention, protection and mercy


“If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.” St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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