Prayer Intentions

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Please use this form to share your prayer intentions with us. Our seminarians will take your intentions and pray for each one individually and specifically.

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Current Prayer Intentions

Please pray for my Dad, Dave Pasyk, as he is in the hospital undergoing treatment for an infection in the defibrillator on his heart. Thank you.

Angela


Please pray for Kate Voightmann who was recently called home by our Lord at 12 years age. All of Kate’s organs were donated to help save two other young children. Kate was a beautiful young lady and was very close to our Lord and was full of life with her Family, Friends and everyone she came in contact with. We Love you Kate and we will always keep you in our hearts ! God Love you !

Harve


Please offer your prayers for my good friend, retired police detective Jack Santerli, who was just diagnoed with bladder cancer and will undergo surgery on Thursday.

Deacon Bob Puhala

Deacon Bob


For a 15 year old named Halle (niece of a member of my parish) who is facing a possible diagnosis of osteosarcoma–please pray that if it be God’s will she is cancer-free and that if she does have cancer that it has not spread.

Patrick


Pray for my discernment, I’m discerning if I’m called to be a diocesan priest

Robert


Please pray for Margaret who is currently battling cancer and other health issues.

Matt


Please pray for my Children, 2 struggle with addiction Samantha and Ryan Ryan is currently incarseratd and my hope is while he is suffering he will also be with God and come out with a better appreciation of our Faith.
Samantha is currently clean, however the devil is alway on her doorstep, she needs continured prayer to get throught these days ahead and getting back on her feet. She has a young boy that she is no longer guardian of because of her addiction, I would love for him to have her back when she is stable and supporting herself.

Debbie


Please pray for my son, Ambrose, who is a drug addict, trying to make sense out of his life, and how he feels so trapped.

Thank-you.

Jackie


Please pray for the heart of the world to return to God, for the intentions of the United Hearts of Jesus and Mary for our personal holiness, for the leaders of all nations so that they will not succumb to the machinations of Satan. Pray for the United States that it may be a sanctuary for Christianity and truth in this confused world. Pray for an end, finally, to abortion so that God’s protection and grace may in fullness surround and protect us.

Claudia


For our family and my daughter as she prepares for her first Reconciliation and first Holy Communion this year. Specifically, that she will feel Christ’s presence in her heart and come to know Him and His abounding love.

Jennifer


That my family members will return to the Catholic Church and serve God. Amen.

Chris


Please pray for Dawn Abernathy, Village of Mundelein Trustee, as she undergoes breast cancer surgery.

Jo Ann


Please pray for the soul of Nguyen Loan who just passed away on Febuary 12, 2017. May Mrs Nguyen forever rest in peace and one day enter into God’s kingdom. Amen.

Anthony


Healing from infection for Meaghan Marshall.

Grant


For Larry Rochwalski who is dying of brain cancer. He is in his 50s and has a family. Young grandchildren also. Catholic. May the Blessed Mother intercede and bring him into full trust in God’s mercy and may his family trust God throughout his death and resurrection. May their faith deepen and not be lost.
May God be honored and praised. Thank You.

Kathy


Prayers for DePaul University student Annie Zidek, who was in a terrible car accident and is in the hospital recovering from broken legs, pelvis and will be in rehab. Also prayers for her family as they help her through this healing time.

Regina


Schupbach family – please pray for the Schupbach family who just lost thier 11 year old son.

Lynn


That you pray for my health as I was recently admitted to a nursing home. Please also pray for my wife during this time.

Patrick


I have not been able to eat any solid foods lately, and have lost a lot of weight. My doctors can’t figure out what is wrong at this point, but things are extremely difficult right now. Please pray for me.

William


Please pray for Char Ellis who has cancer; she is now in Hospice.

Bonnie


Pray that Rich is healed of his cancer.

Lyle


Please pray that I will find a job that will support me in order to purchase a car and find housing.

Suzanne


Pray for my family to see the good that surrounds them so closely, while the greater struggles blur that they may see the love of Christ

Jim


Please pray for me as I apply to medical schools and seek to serve persons with disabilities and special needs.

Tim


For Larry Partyka healing of his body and Deanna Partyka for strength during this trying time. (Denise’s Dad and Mom)

Denise


For my grandson to stay well and God will make him better.

Martha


For Father Mario Lopez, that he will receive the graces needed to stay strong in his vocation, be preserved from temptation, and continue to minister in our parish with great joy.

Carol


For my vocation; in thanksgiving to God for giving me a second chance I did not deserve, and asking that somehow I will be free to move to the Motherhouse next year for a canonical Novitiate.

Carol


I am having a surgical procedure on Dec 30 and am prone to allergic reactions to anesthesia and antibiotics. Please pray for me and for my son Richard and my daughter Maria to return to the
Sacraments. I have been praying for this for so long. Also my husband is ill with a neuromuscular
disorder. I would really appreciate prayers as I am feeling so stressed. God bless you You are in my prayers daily. A most Blessed Christmas to you

THank you

marian


For Geoff Zivic and family, whose house burned last Thursday, December 15, in Island Lake, IL.
All family members were unharmed; however, the house is destroyed.

George


Christmas Card sent to the Roesch family.

Judy


May God look over Alex as he graduates today

jim


Please pray for my father, Michael, who is suffering from metastatic melanoma. My family and I greatly appreciate your prayers for him. Thank you very much!

Fr. Giles


For my father Victor Filip, who has stage IV lung cancer and is not on hospice. Pray his remaining days are peaceful and full of meaning and his passing is easy and peaceful.

Lisa


For my son, Phineas, as he undergoes surgery for scoliosis next Tuesday. That the surgery is quick and successful, that God will guide the hands and hearts of the surgeons, nurses, and support staff who attend to him, and that he has minimal discomfort and pain as he recovers.

Karen


For the intentions of Fr. Bill Zimmer

Fr. Bill


That God’s will be done.

Ivanka


For family reconciliation and peace

Kay


For loving priests formed in the vision of Vatican II

Deacon Howard


For spiritual strength through humility and obedience.

Lori


For my son Michael’s well-being.  Thank you so much.

Pat


That members of my family return to their Catholic Faith

Marilyn


The safety and well being for Alfonso and Cosuela Hernandes

Marilyn


Pray for spiritual healing for my mother, that her heart will have a spirit of forgiveness and that she will have a holy death.

Maria


That my daughter will get a good job to start her career out of college very soon.
It’s been over 6 months since she finished school.

Sandi


Please help our son find a fulfilling job soon before he loses hope.

CHRISTOPHER


I pray that my daughter’s pregnancy ends with a healthy baby or babies.

Leo


I pray my son Alex Abdian will get the job with Homeland Security protecting our country from invasive plants and pests!

Tina


For baby Isabella in surgery this morning to relieve pressure on her brain. For Chrisitne, Ryan and Milene for good steady jobs. For all those who are alone Thanksgivng. For an end to abortion throughout the world. For our Country and the World. For all children that they will be cared for and loved. For all seminarians, their happiness and courage as they go forward in the love of Jesus and Mary. Thank you and God Bless all of you praying for us..

Jane


Please pray for all of the teens I work with in the youth ministry programs at our parish, the refugee families at our parish, and for those in our parish who recently lost a loved one.

Theresa


Please pray for my friends who lost their 33 year old son from suicide. Praying for healing and peace

Barbara


For my dear sister, Lorraine Eustice Olley who passed away November 19th. I know she was known and loved by all of you there. She was so proud to be there at the Mundelein Seminary and we were happy to be able to visit the campus and library (which was her home) and the beautiful Chapel of the Immaculate Conception where her services will be on November 26. Please pray for her.

Catherine


Family health

Carol


Please pray for my wife Emilia Gonzalez which past on 11/10/16 and for all of us who miss her deeply, especially myself. I Thank you for allowing me to share this with you. May God Bless You All.

ELIEZER


Please pray for the deceased members of the Hollar, Seckora, Forst, and Gargano Families.

Michael


I pray that your ask that my sons return to church and the sacraments.

Dottie


The Conventual Franciscan Friars at Marytown would like to request prayers for Fr. John Grigus, OFM Conv., the Rector of Marytown, who is suffering from a serious form of cancer. Thank you in advance for your prayers for his health, consolation, and peace. May God reward you!

Fr. Giles


For my sister-in-law, Amy. That she will heal from her recent surgery and continue to heal in her battle with cancer.

Ryan


Please pray for the Gareis and Vaughn families.

Bob & Kay


I am currently unemployed, and have been actively seeking a new role for quite a number of months now. I am trying very hard to avoid sinking into a state of depression, and therefore would appreciate any/all prayers the seminarians at Mundelein Seminary are able to offer. This has been a much more difficult path for me than I had originally envisioned, and therefore, I am very thankful for all prayers at this very challenging time in my life.

MJ


95th Birthday Blessings for Margaret Partheymuller!!

Regina


Please pray for my great niece Sydney who is in Children’s hospital with a bacteria infection she is only 9 years old. Thank you

Eileen


Pray that my son, Michael gets a job.
Pray that my grandson, Noah will heal from his depression.
Pray for the good health & happiness of all my family.
Pray our country & our President.
Pray to stop abortions

Anita


Our thoughts, sympathies, and prayers for Anna Kielian and her family; for the loss of Andrzej Kielian, husband of Anna. May the life of Andrzej be celebrated; cascading memories of joy and happiness and always inspiring those whom his life touched.

Jim and Shirley Heinen

J


That my daughter, Amanda, get the right job very soon to start her adult career!

Sandi


That our broken family may be whole again

Stanley


Safe travel of Our Lady of Ransom Parish Pilgrims traveling to, visiting, and return from Israel; a life changing experience: spiritually, mentally, and emotionally for all.

benjamin


son in law/ will to cure his cancer

Joyce


Good health and freedom from pain for my wife, Grace

Gene


Please pray for my cousin Sue who was just diagnosed with stage 3 cancer of the esophagus. She will have radiation, chemo and then surgery.

Pat


Pray for; Casey’s conversion, Cory and Lillian to grown in the faith. The repose of the soul of Sable Jeanmard and Tom Katsoulis and the consolation of their family.
For all priest and Pope Francis, an increase in vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Thank you. You will be in my prayers also.

Judy


please pray for my daughter, Judy, who has an incurable bone disease…for my son, Rick, who needs a cornea implant…..for our family.
God bless all of you.
Thank you.

clare


My prayer intention goes to a great childhood friend of mine, Bridget Moscatello, who has cancer and is not doing well. She is a mother of two teenage boys. I have known her since high school.
Thank you!

Dorothy


My twin brother, don, ordained in ’57 has been just diagnosed with aggressive prostate cancer. All prayers requested.

Dick


For return to good health of husband, Carl, and our Church members; Larry Brill, Fred Ross, Laurie Hotaling, Hannah Carmody, Amanda Barnette, Marge and Julie Meyer,

Patricia


Please pray that the chronic pain and tightness in the left side of my back and ribs will heal.

Lisa S


To have a child.

M.


Please pray for healing for my husband Danny Ragan who continues to fight kidney cancer. Please pray for a good CT scan report on November 8, and ultimately complete remission.

Kathy


Please pray for the conversion of my children.
Also, for Orlando Campos Ruiz Jr. (Child) Who is recovering from brain injury after an operation.

Laura


Please pray for the Congregation of the Sisters of the Resurrection in New York State. Ask God to have mercy on us and send us young, vibrant vocations. Also, pray for the vocation of each Sister – that we may be true witnesses to the hope, peace, and joy of the Risen Lord!

Thank you and may God bless each of you! May Our Lady, the Queen of all priests, intercede for you before the Throne of God! 🙂

Sister Laurie Marie


/thank you for praying for my son Buck
Bless you, Anne

Anne


Please pray that I may be enlightened as to God’s will for my vocation. Thank you, and know that I will be keeping you and all the seninarians in prayer too.

God bless!

James


I pray daily and ask others to pray for my father Harry, that God opens his heart. He’s bitter because my Mother Clare is in Hopice with Alzheimer’s disease….
as well I pray that God ease my Mothers journey so she doesn’t linger any longer and go home to her father.

Clare


I would truly appreciate for prayer to the Holy Spirit for my Lay Leadership group, the Nicene Nine, that the Holy Spirit illuminates us with wisdom, knowledge, clarity and understanding in our Theology class. Help us to trust in the Lord and remember that He will not forsake us and give us more than we can handle.

Mimi


healing for my daughter’s knee.

Gail


My friend Nick finds a full time job to support his family.
Nick Deangelo.

Bill


Please pray for our family’s financial situation to improve and our stress to be reduced. Also please pray for improved health and strength for my husband and me so we may be the best parents and role models possible.

Cary


Carol

Joseph


Please pray for Kendra Keliher and Pat Fox as they battle cancer.

Kris


Phyllis and Robert bulger

kevin


My son would find companionship and love. Continued goid healtj

Priscilla


For Brian C that his doctors can find a reason, cure and treatment for his numerous blood clots.
For Donna M and Harold W who are battling cancer.
For our election and our world to find acceptance, show mercy and forgiveness with each other.
For the continued good health of my family.
For all an increase of religious vocations.
For all priest and religious throughout the world.
For Pope Francis.

Pam


For our country, that it will continue to respect our right as individuals to freedom of religious expression.

Martha


Our Parish, Holy Trinity Hungarian, in East Chicago, Indiana was closed by the Diocese of Gary two weeks ago. Please pray for our members as they search to become part of a new parish!

Joe


FOR MY FAMILY MEMBERS.. LIVING AND DEAD… THAT THEY BE WRITTEN IN THE BOOK OF LIFE.. AND DURING THIS LIFE.. HAVE HEALTH, WEALTH AND PROSPERITY AND LOVE.. AND LOVE OF GOD. I PRAY FOR THE ELECTION OF DONALD TRUMP TO SAVE OUR COUNTRY.

VIRGINIA


For our family, our country,& for the world.

Thomas & Margaret


Please pray for my young adult sons and all youth that they embrace and develop their Catholic Faith, so important and dear to me – the only and real answer to getting through life and to heaven! Pray they choose to live pure and chaste lives amid all the temptations and chaos of the secular world, temptations and pressure of peers. Please Lord Jesus, have mercy. Holy Spirit descend and guide.

A nnie


Freedom from prosecution to avoid scandalizing innocent people

Tom


Bring our back Daughter she is with bad influences we knew the person if not to us too God.he does not believe the one she’s with we haven’t seen her in years.

Elizabeth


Please pray for our parish healing ministry, our priest, team members and all those we pray with. Be assured of my daily prayers for our priests and seminarians. God Bless

Nancy


Please pray for my loving husband Mel who died on August 19, 2016. He was 68 yrs. Young. I miss him so very much we were married 46yrs. I appreciate your prayers for my husband.

Ilene


Friend Melissa Kreykes 34 Wife/mother of 2. She is in end stages of Lyme Disease. Last hope is a trip to Switzerland for an experimental treatment

Eileen Fredricks: Dying of ALS

Jillian


Cancer patients
Diane A.
Mike K.
Jim C.
Dottie C.
Selling our home and the purchase of a new smaller home

Ed and Bonnie


I have bad heart problems please pray that I am healed

mary


a special blessing for my friends and family

Barbara


John
Peace in our city
Peace in the world

Kathleen


To guide our nation back to God.
To help me want to do God’s will more than my own.

LindaTo gu


A job for Rich Fonash.

Sandy


For peace in the hearts of my coworkers and for proficiency in my job.

Andrew


tHAT MY 3 CHILDREN COME BACK TO THEIR CATHOLIC FAITH.

Mary Jo


4 of my 5 children and their Spouses have left the Church. My 5th child and her spouse attend
faithfully. Please pray that my children come back to Our Dear Lord and His Church and that they begin to educate their children about what they were all baptized into. I try as best I can to do this but it usually falls on deaf ears. Please pray for all of them; it troubles me so! Also, please pray for my son and the upcoming tricky surgery.

kathi


Healthy pregnancy for my daughter and healthy baby at birth.
Conversion back to Catholic faith for all those who left most especially my own children,
Freedom from same sex attraction for my oldest child.

Denise


For the conversions of sinners especially in my family

Tony


Good Health for me and my brother.

Robert


For good and holy men and women of God to be elected to serve this nation. For the conversion of those who believe in destroying the life at any age and stage. For holy families – our children and grandchildren – and for those who don’t have families. For holiness in our lives, in nation, in our Church, in our world. Thank you so very much for your prayers! 🙂

Kaylene


Health and happiness for our family

Eileen


Financial help

Kathleen


PRAY THAT MY ELDEST SON GETS A JOB IN CHICAGO AND HE MOVES OUT
PRAY FOR MY FAMILY – AND MY SON-IN-LAW GETS A JOB
PRAY FOR MY GRANDCHILDREN
MY FAMILY 1ST AND ME LAST
ALL MY BROTHER & SIR KNIGHTS IN THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS & KNIGHTS OF ST. PETER CLAVER
WORLD PEACE – AND NO MORE WARS

COL. FREDERICK


good health
close relationship with my friends
all of my relatives who have died
my friends who are gone
keep my family safe

Rita


Good health for my family

Ashley


Prayers requested for the elderly mother of a friend. Kathryn H is seriously ill with pneumonia and a broken hip.

Veronica


Please pray that I may resist the temptation for anger toward God. I feel this very often these days as if I’m being assaulted. Thank you for your spiritual support.

Byron


Please pray for the hearts of young people to turn towards God. I also pray for the seminarians, that they will remain true to their vocations as priests and find courage, comfort, and strength in Jesus.

Mary


Please pray for the hearts of young people to turn towards God. I also pray for the seminarians, that they will remain true to their vocations as priests and find courage, comfort, and strength in Jesus.

Mary


My nephew’s upcoming surgery

Ben