OUR PRAYER INTENTIONS
One hallmark of a caring community is a praying community. In prayer, we can rejoice together with our members' prayers of thanksgiving. We can share our concern or sorrow with our members' prayers of petition in times of need or mourning. Recent requests for the community are shown below. There are two ways you can join in asking for prayers:
OUR ONLINE PRAYER REQUEST FORM: CLICK HERE Simply complete this form and we will add your prayer below. Only specifics you choose to share will appear. Rest assured we are one with you in prayer!
BOOK OF INTENTIONS AT WEEKEND MASS: If you would like the name of a loved one who is ill to be written in our Book of Intentions for the weekend let us know or write it in yourself when you join us for Mass. Each weekend, our General Intercessions are read from this book. We pray specifically at each weekend Mass for all the intentions and everyone named in our Book of Intentions
Please pray for…
For all those who are in the dying process including Pat, Rita,
For all those who are in search of employment JO, KR, BD
For all those undergoing medical testing and procedure’s including Bob H.,
For all those struggling with relationships or contemplating divorce
O Lord hear our prayers. Amen
Please add Barb Wolf, mother of Brenda Nunnally, who is having surgery today
Please pray for …
Kerry Wagner for good health and employment
Pat McHugh and Eunice who are in the dying process
Fr. Chuck and Erin H. who are traveling back to the States today
Fr. John Yockey who fell this past week on the ice and snow
For all those preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation including Hewie and for their sponsors
For those preparing to receive Jesus for the first time
For the 22 infants and children baptized during this Easter Season and for their parents and sponsors
In faith we trust that our prayers are heard and answered. Amen
For Kate Hoffman and her family at the sudden loss of her brother Ken on Easter Sunday. May his soul and the souls of all the faithfully departed rest in peace . Amen
Please pray for My brother Jake who has a tumor in his brain discovered today. Surgery and diagnosis to follow- please storm Heaven with prayers for my little brother that this is all benign.
I would like to join you in praying for Domenic and the many needs in your community ,those in need of a healing miracle in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. I pray that our Lord hears our prayers and devotions..
M's dad is suffering from Alzheimer's disease and we are taking care of him or keeping him company.
On this holiest Saturday of the Easter Vigil we add to our prayers…
The following priests of the Milwaukee Archdiocese who are need of prayer
Fr. Ed Cook,
Fr. Tony Klink,
Fr. Dan Murphy
Fr. Mel Michalski
Fr. Carl Last
Fr. Melvin Macoskie
Fr. Tom Venne
Fr. Jim Vojtik
We continue to pray for Fr. Jim Loehr as well,
For Judy S. having spine surgery next week
For Claudia and Tori both dealing with auto immune disease
For those we have been praying for may each of them feel the presence of God. Amen
Fr. Karl Schneider from the Milwaukee Archdiocese passed away this week. We keep, his family and friends in our prayers at this difficult time.
God of mercy and love, grant to Fr. Karl your servant and priest, a glorious place at your heavenly table, for you made him here on earth a faithful minister of your word and sacrament. We ask this through Christ our Lord. AMEN
March 8, 2018
We welcome a new St. Joan of Arc parishioner, Dana Hooper, to the Prayer Network Team !
We continue to pray for Steve Sobieski who remains hospitalized with double pneumonia
We add Craig K. who had a knee replacement today
A young parishioner who is struggling with life and faith
For all those who are experiencing a loss of loved one including Kathy
For the RCIA Elect and candidates
For the high school candidates for Confirmation
For the children of our parishes who celebrate Frist Reconciliation this month
For all those who are affected by the storms and natural disasters throughout our world
For Fr. Chuck as he again prepares to travel to Thailand to be with the children of Sarnelli house and
For the three young men and the adults who are traveling with them from our parishes that are joining Father at the orphanage
Hear our prayers O loving God. Amen
March 7, 2018
We continue to pray for the healing of Kiki, Olivia, Sandy
And for Pat McHugh, Jane, Carl P., Dar K. and Joan Hargarten
We add to our prayers…
Betty L diagnosed with breast cancer
Bert Lewis with serious health issues
Bob and Brian as they search for gainful employment
Matt and his wife as they struggle with marriage issues and contemplating a separation
TLKM and PM who are deciding on getting a divorce
For those who have no one to pray for them
In faith O Lord we trust that you hear our prayers. Grant us the strength and the wisdom to accept the answer. Amen
February 27, 2018
Please pray for
Steve Sobieski a member of St. Catherine’s hospitalized with double pneumonia
Genevieve Vanderhoeft hospitalized at Children’s with Influenza A, strep and pneumonia
Darlene Klenz diagnosed with an untreatable heart condition
Pat McHugh who has now entered hospice care
JJK and spouse as they struggle with serious marital issues
Please remember the following families:
Tom Putz who died on February 12, 2018 at the age of 60 after a long battle with cancer. His funeral is Thursday March 1, 2018. Visitation is at 10 am followed by the Mass of Christian burial at 12 Noon.
Kenneth Munro, brother of Sue Munro, who died February 23, 2018 at the age of 67. Funeral services are Friday March 2, 2018 in Helenville, WI
For Tom, Ken and all the faithfully departed, may they rest in peace. Amen
February 15, 2018
Please add …
For Leonard LaPaz, brother of Rosemary Larkin who has been diagnosed with esophageal cancer
For Rich for healing of his health.
For the survivors of yesterday’s mass shooting.
For the 17 people murdered in Florida yesterday for their families and friends.
For our country who needs to address this serious issues.
Grant them eternal rest O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon them.
February 13, 2018
We add to our list…
Matt, a young man with serious health issues awaiting a diagnosis
Pat McHugh, recently diagnosed with cancer
JH a young man struggling with suicidal thoughts and life issues
Sandy Petersdorf, who we anointed on Sunday and who is undergoing surgery this week
Jim Miller, who was in a serious car accident-no serious injury-but in need of healing and a new car
Rita B. diagnosed with pancreatic cancer
For these needs and for the many needs unknown to us. May those in need feel the healing presence of God and feel the love and support of this prayer group. Amen
Please remember in your prayers Shelly Hucke and her family in the loss of her sister Kitty.
May eternal light shine upon her. Amen
February 6, 2018
We continue praying for…
Barb Novak (former sacristan) who is in the dying process
Carl P. who is still recovering from a fall
Luke a high school senior, who sustained a serious injury to his hand and is having surgery today. May the Great Healer Jesus Christ restore his health.
Our Sympathies to...
The Holzmiller family at the death of Connie’s father Henry Petesch.
To the families of all who have died including, Fred Schapsmeier, Jerome Springhetti and William O’ Shaughnessy…please see life notices on app for further information.
May their souls and the souls of all the faithfully departed rest in peace. AMEN
February 2, 2018
We give our God thanks for all the blessings, of this day!
Dick Strack, who died after a valiant struggle with cancer. He is the brother in law of St. Joan of Arc parishioner. Please remember his entire family in prayer.
May the souls of the faithfully departed rest in peace. Amen.
February 1, 2018
We offer prayers of thanksgiving for Al Frederick’s successful surgery.
We raise in prayer…
For all the catechumens and candidates in the RCIA process
Barb Novak who has entered into hospice care (Barb was the sacristan at St. Joan of Arc for a number of years)
Jeff T. who has serious health conditions
Fr. Loehr as he continues to move towards healing
For the 79 people who die per hour in the United States due to drug overdose
For all those who have died including William O’Shaughnessy (please see life notices) and Jerome Springhetti, father of Joe and Jen Springhetti from St. Catherine’s.
January 26, 2018
We offer prayers of thanksgiving to God for answering our prayers!
We add to our prayers…
Todd’s family as they continue to struggle with a variety of issues since his untimely death a number of years ago
Nancy V. for continued healing after an emergency colon surgery and for her family who are walking this journey with her
Nick, Krissy( Nancy V.’s mother) and family struggling with the sudden loss of Nick’s stepmother
Rich S. and family –his grandson was rushed to Children’s last night due to the flu-home now but needs prayers for a full recovery
Carl P. who continues to experience difficulty since his flu several weeks ago
Sr. Margaret (Felician Sister who was stationed with Sr. Ellen at Villa St. Joseph in Delafield) she is hospitalized in Chicago with internal bleeding
For William O’Shaughnessy who died this morning at 97 years old. For his wife of 73 years, Arlys and for his children and grandchildren. Funeral arrangements are pending.
Eternal rest grant to him O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his family know of our love and support at this time. Amen
January 17, 2018
Debbie C. and those who suffer from cancer
Mickey D. who continues to suffer from the effects of a drug overdose
The 144 that will die today from an overdose
For the families and friends who have or continue to deal with the drug addiction of a loved one.
All those suffering from the flu epidemic and other respiratory illnesses including Dorothy B.
In thanksgiving for the successful implantation of a pacemaker for MB
And for the positive health report for Bob H.
In faith O Lord we trust in your hearing our prayers and in your providence answering them. Amen
January 16, 2018
Fr. Jim Loehr whose surgery has been moved to sometime in February
Sam P., 4 years old who is suffering with serve asthma and undergoing breathing treatments-he is also scheduled for surgery on January 30th
Bob A. who continues to suffer from cancer
Mike and Shelly Paulson, who have suffered several miscarriages
MAS who continues to suffer with a debilitating condition that is extremely painful and has limited her movement within her home and restricted any outside activity
EKC and all those suffering from the flu epidemic
For a young parishioner who is struggling with a severe addiction
For all those listed and for all who need prayer…may they be comforted by our Lord and granted healing.