You are welcome to submit a prayer request to be posted on the diocese’s online Prayer Book of Intentions. These prayers are being offered up at Masses celebrated by Bishop Anthony B. Taylor and other priests at St. John Catholic Center in Little Rock. Submit your prayer needs or pray for the needs of others by sharing this prayer book with your parish, school, religious community or prayer group.


Lord, Hear Our Prayers

Dear kind friends, We need prayers and masses for the following intentions: 1. Africa; 2. Middle East; 3. to be discharged from UAI Martins hospital; 4. dysfunctional families; 5. ancestors of Sagata, Kanno and Hashiguchi families; 6. Brazilian public schools; 7. Brazilian election; 8. Brazilian slum; 9. help me when I grow old, fall sick and when I die; 10. working people rights; 11. schizophrenic people; 12. Brazilian public health system: SUS; 13. Sanae (in the present and future): goodness, kindness, wisdom, strong faith, compassion, courage, honesty, QI250, cure gift, strong eyes, children literature writing skill, cure gift, independence, best family, Dom Wilson gift, religious vocation, Denmark; 14. Daniel: lack of control, obsession, addiction; 15. Elisabeth F. and children; 16. cats "Loirinha", machinho and "Coloridinha": health an protection; 17. help me donate all my wealth to the Church; 18. Yoshio and Erika: house; join the Church; abusive personality; 19. Sanae: financial problem good job near home; office monday to friday; bus get off in right place; receive salary. Thank you for your kindness, Klara
SUBMITTED: Friday, March 1, 2024 - 7:48am View this prayer

For my friend David. That through the intercession of St. Dymphna that he may be released from the grips of substance abuse. He has suffered greatly from this illness for 40 years. Amen.
SUBMITTED: Thursday, February 29, 2024 - 9:31pm View this prayer

I’ve lived below the poverty line most of my life. Now with a new degree and a new job, I’m attempting to leave a toxic relationship and get my first solo living space. Prayers for finding an affordable, safe living space without bugs/mold that’s reasonably close to work.
SUBMITTED: Wednesday, February 28, 2024 - 8:04pm View this prayer

I pray that Stephanie will fall in love with me, and we will have a loving, affectionate, playful, lifelong, dating relationship.
SUBMITTED: Wednesday, February 28, 2024 - 11:22am View this prayer

Our help comes from God. Thank you for your love, grace and mercy in what is seen and unseen. Thank you God in advance for all your mercy and care, especially for Louise. May you help her to become more independent and continue to heal her body and keep her under your protection and safety. Nothing is impossible for you God. May she give kindness and respect and receive kindness and respect. Thanks for everything that you have done and will do dear God. I ask for help in the name of Jesus. Please grant all the blessings of our prayers. Amen.
SUBMITTED: Wednesday, February 28, 2024 - 2:07am View this prayer

Please ask the Lord to heal all my body and soul Jesus GOD and bless all the world. Thank you.
SUBMITTED: Monday, February 26, 2024 - 11:00am View this prayer

Thanksgiving for answered prayers. Prayers for Chuck and I in our health. Continued prayers for husband Chuck and sister Donna reconciliation in relationship and for inherited stock transfer to be successfully completed.
SUBMITTED: Monday, February 26, 2024 - 9:15am View this prayer

Please pray for my brother George. He has been out of work for over a year and is worried about finding a job. He is a programmer and the technology sector has been hit hard by the recession. He is also worried about finding work because of his age. (He's 59.) Please pray for him to find a job. Thank you.
SUBMITTED: Monday, February 26, 2024 - 9:02am View this prayer

For the repose of the holy souls in purgatory, through the intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Amen.
SUBMITTED: Thursday, February 22, 2024 - 4:08am View this prayer

In thanksgiving of prayers answered: I am now 5 weeks pregnant after 3 previous miscarriages. I pray for a healthy pregnancy for my baby and me, and that my baby may come to know the love and grace of our Lord. Amen.
SUBMITTED: Wednesday, February 21, 2024 - 11:24pm View this prayer