Weekly Prayer List

Please email us your prayer intentions at copenitents@yahoo.com and we will add them to next week's prayer list. If this is an urgent request for someone in danger of immediate death, please contact the Confraternity of Penitents directly at copenitents@yahoo.com and write URGENT PRAYER REQUEST in the subject line.


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

This week's prayer list appears below the submit form. Please pray for the intentions thereon. And may God reward you.


Please mail intentions (in English, please. May God bless you! And thanks!

Confraternity of Penitents Prayer List July 2022


Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. (Philippians 1:6)


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, for a plethora of free help for pregnant women in crisis so that they have the means and support to have give birth and make good choices, 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 great need. Thank you for your prayers.

  • For the raising of $180,000 to renovate Guadalupe Men’s Vocation Discernment House. 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.

  • All sponsored priests in Mary, Mother of Priests Chapel and all benefactors (1000priests.org)


New Intentions

  • For Mufide Mary and for all my family and my deceased relatives and friends.,

  • For Sacred Heart Apostolate work!

  • Several special intentions.

  • For Fr. David Meinzen, for Chuck—many health issues, doctors trying to diagnose..

  • For Gabbie, a 24 yr old, who faints often and drs. cannot find out why.

  • Marce Perry has stage 3 kidney failure.

  • Chabis Perry--tested for Autism and depression. He is 14.

  • Claudia is having eye surgery on 5/25.

  • David VanHanehan and Welcome Youth Group

  •  Fr. Stephen Arabadjis.7th year of Sabbatical. Please pray for my intentions.

  • Jim Schendler, Leukemia and Jamie, acute Leukemia, and Doris Hickey, her mother

  • Jose-Reyes, aortic aneurysm repair with seven stents, and a graft in his body. 

  • For Tom, hospitalized with 3 blood clots in the back of his brain, could have major stroke.

  • Suzanne, stroke progressing.

  • Cassie Schneider, early twenties, lost her leg in car accident.

  • Cate Forbing, hospitalized with abdominal pain. Doctors can’t diagnose source and no relief.

  • Josephine DeGroot and family

  • Diane Santiello—broken femur required surgery.

  • For Margo Snyder (homeless, in pain and ill health), Fr. Mike (going blind), Fr. Rob (cancer)

  •  Fr Mark Byrne, solt, Sr. Chiara Joseph, health issues, Steve Meichinger, eye surgery.

  • Father Tony Blount and Raymond Ziarnik, heart attack

  • Linda's kitty, Bailey is very sick. He is all Linda has for companionship.

  • Margaret Dziadziola keeps falling and hurting herself. 80yrs old.

  • Sandra is having issues and pain with her hand.

  • Sister Sarah, several spiritual issues.

  • In Thanksgiving for Larry Lewis, healing at a great pace.

  • Tim Ryan, very sick.

  • Dr. Carrie Madej and boyfriend, injured in plane crash

  • Bryan L’s  mom—conversion

  • Matthew and Hope Smith, love remain strong, finances, to have children.

  • Jean Leduc, special intention regarding housing.

  • .Jimmy Gonzalez, very ill with cancer. Doctors can’t agree on treatment.

  • Places impacted by terrible storms, drought, fires.

  • ILL;Joyce Sellitti, Maria Lussoro ofs, Augusta VanDuzen ofs, Lois Frazetta; Mary Gagnon;, Sal Moscato ofs’, Bernice, Marcia Stennett ofs, Teresa Forero, Anne Rooney, Benay Mugmon, Florence Vitelli, Janet Carroll, Noelle Teresa, Sr Joan, Dina Cappeluppo, Deacon Tom Las, Anthony Cumia ofs, Kevin Smurphat’s Mother, Michael Piciarello, Gale Durney ofs, Gary, Katie Yamond, Frank Gallagher, Baby Lucas, Betty McHale

  • DECEASED and their families: Bobby Casey, Joe Pignataro, Laura Schneider, Kathleen Venis, Baby Jack Donnelly, Mr Pawlikowski, Jack Kenn, Josephine Vaglio,  RJ Bourdeaux, Robert Butler, Margie, Pat and Larry Samuels,  Richard Sayers, OFS,  Elizabeth Byrne, Fred and Virginia Denomme, Dr. Vlaimir Zelenko, Nedime and Mehmet R.

  • SPECIAL INTENTIONS: Thomas Saxon, St Ray Lectors, Patricia Mayle ofs, Theis Family, John Dolan, JAP, MDF, MDCs, FofF, BRL, Angelo Stagnaro ofs & Burmese students, Uganda mission, Ukraine & Russia, Kathy Hochul, Lee Zeldin

  • Erica has breast cancer and hers is very aggressive. For all that have cancer

  • John committed suicide his mom Barbara is in her 80's .


And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast. (1 Peter 5:10)