Skip to content
Catholic Online Logo
Praying Hands

Have no anxiety at all, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, make your requests known to God.

Philippians 4:6

Let Us Pray

Together, let us pray for the needs of our brothers and sisters.
Please remember these intentions in your daily prayers.

  1. Please pray for restoration of my relationship with the one I love. Please pray protection of him and his heart from temptations, lust and temptresses. I need a miracle!! I love this man!!

    E, 8/18/2014
  2. Lord Jesus, please heal the sickness of my son calvin john supan for having a fever everyday, pain in body, throat and others and also shaune, dave and khate for their minor cough and colds. My kids really need your care and powerful healness. Lord Jesus please don\';t leave us today. I\'m asking your forgiveness and healness for the good condition of my kids speceially calvin..In Jesus name. Amen

    mariegrace, 8/18/2014
  3. I ask my brothers and sisters to pray for the sick, especially those with limited means to medical insurance. Pray for my sister who might have ovarian cancer, so that she gets the medical attention she needs and deserves as soon as possible. Pray that she gets surgery so she can be comfortable and suffer no longer. Thank you and God bless you.

    Ana, 8/18/2014
  4. Please pray for the health of my father and several other very special intentions. I beg all of you! Thank you!

    Jack, 8/18/2014
  5. A happy. Arraigned for child

    Joan, 8/18/2014
  6. Dear Mary Mother of God, please pray to God and your son, Jesus Christ on behalf of my family and I. Please pray for my parents that they will have good health, my brother and sister\'s families that they will be safe, happy and healthy. Please also watch over the renovations on my house and please pray that the termite problem will not be serious and that we can fix it quickly and cheaply. I thank God for the many blessings He has given me and my family. Please God, continue to watch over us all. Amen.

    Bernadette, 8/18/2014
  7. Please pray for both of my grandfathers that they find peace and their suffering ends .

    Miranda, 8/18/2014
  8. Prayers for my family, my two sons need jobs; my oldest son needs your reassurance of your goodness. Please help me as both of us deal with depression.

    juana, 8/18/2014
  9. My friend soon will be having her third surgery in less than two months.

    May the surgery be a success. May she recover very quickly, may everything be back to normal very soon, and may the pain end.

    I have not treated her well recently. I have taken out my anxiety and other personal problems out on her. I ask for forgiveness, and for God to let me show her that I love her, and give her the happiness that he intends.

    Mark, 8/18/2014
  10. For my job.

    Lucy, 8/18/2014
  11. Please pray that the special scan I will have tomorrow shows nothing serious or nothing at all.

    JEAN, 8/18/2014
  12. Please pray for good health and calmness and peace at work for my daughter. Pray that she will be able to cope and handle the stresses at work and find contentment there.

    Anita, 8/18/2014
  13. For a return to good health

    Anita, 8/18/2014
  14. Tuesday I have an appointment with a throat specialist. Please pray that all goes well and that the issue is nothing serious.

    Luigi B, 8/18/2014
  15. Lord I need you now more than ever. I have no job, no money, and I am unable to pay my rent and bills. I need your blessings. I feel so depressed. Help me god.

    Elizabeth, 8/18/2014
  16. Heavenly Lord, please protect me as I head into my 3rd semester in medical school. Please continue guiding me, strengthening me and giving me all the courage and intelligence that I will need to continue to follow this dream career. Please continue showing me all the signs and shine your light in my direction. Please, continue holding my family together and please continue helping my little sister to never leave your road. Oh lord, continue praying for all of us and continue remembering us all in your kingdom.

    Please brothers and sisters in faith, continue praying for me in this journey as I continue praying for you all.

    As he said \"I will be with you until the end of time\", I will keep believing in him.

    Yours in Christ.

    Kafui, 8/18/2014
  17. Please pray that I will be able to afford to leave my job soon. It takes so much out of me and sometimes I can\'t bear the stress, but I don\'t know what else to do. I want to stay home and care for my family, but we cannot afford it, especially with all the repairs that need to be done on our house. I am so unhappy; please pray for me.

    Beth, 8/18/2014
  18. For my mom, she passed away on July 21, that our Lord may already have her with Him. The same for all those who loved the Lord.

    jackie, 8/18/2014
  19. My Lord and My God, please do not ever forsake me. I am trying my best to follow your rule, to walk along the path chosen for me, according to what I understand, doing what I think you want me to do, but in just, I falter, Lord, please take charge of me, pull me back from the path that I have gone astray and force me on the path you have chosen for me. I have deep faith in your love for me, in your plans for me and in your mighty and miraculous powers that nothing is impossible for you and that no matter how difficult my life is, you will pull me through. I surrender everything to you, my entire life, my feelings and attachments, my needs and my desires, my weaknesses, fears, ill-feelings and negative sentiments, my anxieties, my sadness, feeling of being abandoned and ask you to take charge of them all, do with me as you please, and transform me to do your will. Lord, I seek wisdom, knowledge, understanding, confidence, abilities and tools so I am successful in my job, in every task and assignment so I can be an asset to my client and employer, fill me with love, peace, joy and goodness so I can spread it and be an instrument of peace and a blessing to all around me. Bless my loved ones those whom I am constantly praying for, make things happen to them according to your will, let peace and joy reign over their lives, bless and protect my babies, bless my friends and transform my relationship with them to suit your will, shower your miraculous cure on Sneha, Aquila, Jen, Gowsika and my sister Gladys. Unite Sneha with her dad. Help those who are unemployed to find jobs and help us all to wrok hard to protect our employment. Thank you Jesus for your blessings, be with me constantly so that my words, thoughts and actions are bounded and restricted by your will and plans for me

    anon, 8/18/2014
  20. Thank you oh lord for granting me all the blessings that take me through most days. I come to you Lord to protect me during the medical board investigation so I will be allowed to continue working in my current job so I can look after my family. I also pray for my unborn child that they will be born healthy and pray for the health of the mother carrying them. I ask this through Jesus Christ Our Lord.


    Peter, 8/18/2014
  21. Lord, bless Jack with good health. Rid his body of NF

    Hilda, 8/18/2014
  22. Dear Lord,
    I offer you this prayer, to help me with my current relationship situation. Please take away all the pain and hurt in my heart. Fill it with love, joy, patience, and understanding. Bless me and John, so that we may never surrender to whatever challenges that come our way. Fill our hearts with love for each other, and may you make each one of us realize each other\'s worth. Please touch the heart of my partner John,fill it with much love for me. Make our complicated relationship become uncomplicated. I seek for your mercy and blessing that you may allow us to spend the rest of our lives with each other. Please make this feeling mutual for both of us. Lead us not into temptations. Guide us wherever we go. Always put us in each other\'s heart and mind. Thank you Lord for hearing my prayer. I love you. Amen.

    melissa, 8/18/2014
  23. -For salvation for children, grandchildren and everyone and for very urgent special unspokens. (Am again asking for prayer waiting for God’s answers to the unspokens)+ for everyone on this prayer list and for those praying.

    k, 8/18/2014
  24. Lord thank you for all the blessings you have given me. Lord I ask your people to pray for me. Lord please help me reach my hope to become reality. Lord please have mercy on me and help me find a way to support my children financially so we can stay together. Amen

    Tracy, 8/18/2014
  25. I pray for a financial breakthrough for myself and my family! I pray that our current housing situation is settled, that the judge will rule in our favor and that we receive financial compensation from our current landlord. I pray for provisions for our moving expenses as well as security deposit and rent. I pray that our apartment is beautiful & spacious and allow us to keep our dog and cat. I pray for a new job for myself, a part time job for my son while he is away in college, as well as a job in dentistry for my mother.

    JAG, 8/18/2014
  1. Saint Michael the archangel, defend us in battle against wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke the evil one, we humbly pray, and may you, O Prince of the heavenly hosts by the power of God thrust into hell Satan and all the evil spirits. Who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls amen!!! LIVING IN GODS SIGHT!!! God bless United States of America . We will be free!!!

    Anonymous, 8/18/2014
  2. Dear Lord. Release me from my past relationship. It\'s over and I need to move on but I need your guidance. Please bring me love from an honest and secure man. Thank you.

    sandy, 8/18/2014
  3. For the Sous of Midred Moy FATHER

    VOO, 8/18/2014
  4. I am asking for prayers I want to learn how to pray to God about things that break His heart not mine, I need His mercy and miracles. my Faith is sinking, I have problems at school and I want to pass. I also nee love I need God to show me love and blessings> amen

    Faith, 8/18/2014
  5. lord please give me the strength that i need lord help me out her i have much to do not enough time. as always lord i ask for prayers for the needs of my love ones my financial needs, for my children, for missionaries of the world, and for all the leaders church and government i ask this in the name of our lord Jesus crist precious blood amen.

    maria, 8/18/2014
  6. Misdemeanor and no jail

    M, 8/18/2014
  7. I pray that I may find suitable employment soon. I have been waiting and praying but nothing has come along yet. I pray that I can find something in which I feel happy and also feel that my talents and skills are being utilized. I am desperate to get noticed by those I apply with. I pray that the individuals responsible for hiring see my resume and applications and notice all that I have to offer.
    In the meantime I pray for continued patience, as well as guidance to do and say the correct things to help me move forward in my job search. I pray that as I wait I do not fall into a deeper depression due to the situation.

    Jessica, 8/18/2014
  8. I am fighting a wrongful foreclosure. I have to get the sale of the house stayed. I need two people to call us today to make these arrangements. This is the mountain I need moved into the sea. Please pray for this to happen.

    Lea, 8/18/2014
  9. Dear Lord I ask for confort that I may feel at peace with work changes and that my mofocafication be approved. I shall not worries Lord you have a plan for am and my family. Thank you all for all your prayers.

    Maria, 8/18/2014
  10. My name is Justin and I am suffering from severe depression. I am lashing out on those who are closest to me who are trying to help me. I have no patience. I am angry and sad most of the time. I need joy and hope in my life. Please pray for me.

    Justin, 8/18/2014
  11. Dear Lord
    I\'m here to pray everyday for my relationship to be blessed we have been apart for almost 3 months I\'m not giving up I have faith in you Lord and St Jude to please give my boyfriend the strength to come back to me please let him know that I am sincere and that I do want him in my life and that I do value him please hear my prayers today I will once again ask him to spend time with me he has told me he wants time apart. We\'ve been apart for almost three months. I\'m physically and emotionally distraught over this. Please give him the strength to just try one more time and believe on me. I love him so much. He is my world. I give it to you Lord it\'s in your hands. Please hear my prayers. I\'ve made a promise to St Jude I won\'t give up. Hear my prayers. Amen.

    Elaine, 8/18/2014
  12. I am very afraid as i have cancer and my request is that Jesus Christ come\'s
    to me in my most urgent need to give me faith, courage and all that i need
    to see me through my cancer treatment with confidence and have all the faith
    i possibly can to believe in Jesus Christ even when there is doubt in me.
    Bless me my Lord Jesus Christ even in the most darkest hour, Amen

    Kenneth, 8/18/2014

    Mehwish Hameed, 8/18/2014
  14. Dear Lord I pray for my mother that she may get better I pray that everything goes well at her check up tomorrow and that the removal of her stitches goes well,amen.

    anonymous, 8/18/2014
  15. God, while I am not the best church-goer, I am thankful for all you have given to me. I may not be in your \"building\" to express it.. but I do hope that I am showing my faith in you through my actions.

    God, I sit here before you asking for Your help, Your strength, and Your guidance. Whatever health issue I am facing, I know that I have brought it upon myself. I know that I will need to face it head-on and find the strength to deal with it. But I am asking that You have mercy on me. I am asking that You please spare me the worst diagnosis. God, this new stage of my life is just beginning. Please allow me to see it through with strength and happiness.

    God, please I beseech You to allow me relief from this pain.

    Jennifer, 8/18/2014
  16. please Dear God wrap my husband in your arms bless him with your mercy please take all the pain I\'ve caused away from him please forgive him and fill his heart with love, please touch his heart and change his mind from wanting a divorce. You have blessed us beyond measure he just cant see this right now , we have 3 beautiful children a wonderful home good jobs family friends thank you for all this please God please soften his heart and take away all of this heaviness from him show him how much I love him and how much our marriage means I know divorce is not your will, I am so sorry God please forgive me all my sins and help me restore my marriage in Jesus name I pray amen

    shawn, 8/18/2014
  17. Please lord god take care of my wife and please make sure her test goes good today and comes back great and all healthy!!!

    Patrick , 8/18/2014
  18. Dear God, Heavenly Father, Sweet Jesus, Loving Lord, be with us I pray. Thank you for all our blessings and for blessings to come. Please forgive us our sins. Please take care of all our needs and concerns and safely guide us to our destination/s, today, tonight and tomorrow. Please bless us one and all. Thanks be to God, your loving servant, Lorna, Amen

    Lorna, 8/18/2014
  19. I pray for my husband. May he open his heart to God for forgiveness and repent for what he had done in the past. May God lead him in anything he is doing now and protect him from falling into temptation. In Jesus name i pray. Amen.

    I am me.., 8/18/2014
  20. Dear Mother Mary
    Thank you so much for everything u have given me.Please help me to get my MBA certificate. Bles me with wealth, u know everything I\'m going thru, mget my cats adopted in good homes me to learn how to play the violin, do a wedding planners course, learn how to make flowers and cakes, fashion designing and give my afthers money please help me

    Bonita, 8/18/2014
  21. Pls pray for my daughter Sham who injured her back during swimming lessons. We took her to the dr but the pain has not subsided.
    Pls also pray that my friend who got a better result in her Cambridge exam should not brag and make a fuss over it at work place..I also pray that the 5 marks difference should not have an impact on my teaching service..TQ

    chris, 8/18/2014
  22. studies

    raymond, 8/18/2014
  23. Please pray for me that things work out alright with my job. Also please pray for my health which isn\'t so good right now and also pray that I will be able to pay my bills. Thank you.

    Maureen, 8/18/2014
  24. Lord plz take care of everything plz bless us n guide us I beg u oh lord

    arn, 8/18/2014
  25. Lord please forgive me and continue to bless me and my dad , relatives , pets , friends and workplace with peace , safety , grace , happiness and good health especially with my dad mental condition please keep him safe , give me strength to face my challenges and away from any trouble , please lord bless my financial and love life , give me sign of hope amen.

    Rodger, 8/18/2014

More Prayers

Light a Virtual Prayer Candle

Four things to know about your candle on Catholic Online:

  1. Your candle will serve as a symbol of your sincere and prayerful intentions.
  2. Our prayer community will join you in prayer, multiplying the voices in petition with you.
  3. Your candle can be shared with friends and family, if you wish.
  4. These candles are perfect for loved ones, as memorials, and for those in need who are far away.
Light your own Candle

Prayer of the Day

Adoration Prayer

My Lord Jesus Christ, I believe that You are really here in this Sacrament. Night and day You remain here compassionate and loving. You call, You wait for, You welcome everyone who comes to visit You. I thank You, Jesus my Divine Redeemer for coming upon the earth for our sake and for ... continue reading

More Prayer of the Day

Prayer Cards by Catholic Shopping .com

In the centuries old Catholic tradition, holy cards or prayer cards are small, devotional cards for the use of the faithful. Prayer cards have an endless amount of use and make wonderful gifts and keepsakes.

More Prayer Cards

Daily Prayers by E-Mail

Prayer Requests newsletter icon

Get involved and pray for the intentions of those offering up their prayers! Join together to embrace and remember our brothers and sisters with their prayer intentions. 5 days / week. See Sample


Pick a Prayer Section


Newsletter Sign Up icon

Stay up to date with the latest news, information, and special offers

Daily Readings

Reading 1, Ezekiel 37:1-14
1 The hand of Yahweh was on me; he carried me away by ... Read More

Psalm, Psalms 107:2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9
2 So let them say whom Yahweh redeemed, whom he ... Read More

Gospel, Matthew 22:34-40
34 But when the Pharisees heard that he had silenced ... Read More

Saint of the Day

Saint of the Day for August 22nd, 2014 Image

St. Andrew the Scot
August 22: Archdeacon and companion of St. Donatus. Andrew and his sister, ... Read More

Inform, Inspire & Ignite Logo

Find Catholic Online on Facebook and get updates right in your live feed.

Become a fan of Catholic Online on Facebook

Follow Catholic Online on Twitter and get News and Product updates.

Follow us on Twitter