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October 14, 2016: Pray of Thanksgiving

Father, I come before you and submit my marriage into your hands. Through the authority of Jesus Christ this storm in our marriage is done and over. Father, I give you priase and thanks for I know you are moving in our marriage today. 

- David

November 18, 2016: Prayers for Students

Please pray for our students as they enter their final weeks of fall classes, that they are calm under the pressure of exams, and that they travel home safely to spend the holidays with their families.

- Anonymous

October 14, 2016: Pray for Healing

Please pray for my grandfather Paul, who has suffered a severe health setback and is in intensive care. Guide him through this difficult time, Lord, that he may come out safely, and bring peace to those closest to him. 

- Miranda

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November 18, 2016: Prayers for Healing

Please pray for a complete healing of body for James, who undergoing difficult physical issues. Thank you and God bless you.

- Sandra

November 18, 2016: Pray for Togetherness

Pray for our nation, and the many that feel unheard or like they don't have a voice in our society. Pray that we may come together in an open community of listening, that we may hear each other and seek to help our friends and neighbors, not just ourselves.

- Miranda

November 18, 2016: Pray for Care

I pray for a good job to take care of my family. I pray that I should be a man of integrity. I pray for honesty in all my dealings with people in my workplace and outside. I pray for understanding. I pray for my brothers, for a successful plan in their endeavors, and my parents, for business growth, good health, and long life.

- Francis

October 21, 2016: Prayers for Those Touched by Cancer

As October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, let us pray for all that have been touched by breast cancer and all cancers. May the Lord watch over those undergoing treatment, and welcome those that have lost their lives to cancer into His kingdom. May He provide hope and guidance to the doctors, that they may soon find a cure.

- Miranda

October 21, 2016: Prayers for Strength in Relationships

Please support me in your prayers, for improvement, for developing, and for deepening my relationship, so that we may grow into a strong Christian couple.

- Katarina

October 21, 2016: Prayers for Our Leaders

Pray that God's will be done in the lives of the world's leaders, that they may seek God and listen to Him. Pray that they would be surrounded by godly counsel, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. Pray that the people of America and its leaders will humble themselves and seek the Lord, that the Lord would hear from heaven and forgive our country's sins and heal our land.

- Angela

October 7, 2016: Prayers for James "Brady" Carlson, '16

We extend our thoughts and prayers to the friends and family of James "Brady" Carlson, who passed away recently. Brady was actively involved as a student and touched the lives of all he met. Let us lift up those closest to him in prayer, and hope that they may find peace with this difficult loss.

- Seattle University Alumni Association

October 7, 2016: Pray for Hurricane Victims

Lift up those touched by Hurricane Matthew this week, that they may weather the storm safely through the Lord's protection. May their homes and hearts be safe from any damage.

- Corinne

October 7, 2016: Pray for Those Suffering From Addiction

Please pray for God's will, grace, and mercy for our oldest, unsaved daughter, who is addicted to heroin. Without God interceding, we fear we may lose her forever.

- Mark & Christine

October 7, 2016: Prayers of Mourning

We pray for the friends and family of Juanita Hansen O'Brien, mother of Jodi OBrien, professor of sociology and Women and Gender Studies. Juanita passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in her home last week. We pray that Jodi and all in Juanita's life find solace and love despite this loss. 

- Seattle University Alumni Association

November 4, 2016: Pray for Healing

Please pray for my mom as she heals from her shoulder surgery.

- Corinne

November 4, 2016: Pray for Help

Please pray I land a job to especially help my family during my husband's recent layoff.

- Angelica

November 4, 2016: Prayers for Protection

Pray for the Lord to intervene on behalf of my family and keep us safe from all harm. May He protect and shield us.

- Monette

November 4, 2016: Prayers for Clarity

Pray for those participants of this weekend's Ignatian Silent Retreat. May the participants find clarity, reflection and discernment. 

- Anonymous

November 4, 2016: Prayers for Our Nation

Please pray for our country as head into the final days before the presidential election. Inspire our new president with your peace and wisdom to lead the country with integrity and respect. May the best interests of our country and our world be at the center of their mind.

- Anonymous

November 4, 2016: Pray for Financial Assistance

Please pray for myself and my family and that we find financial security.

- Caitlin

November 4, 2016: Prayers for Travelers

Pray for all who are travelling, including my brother, who is travelling the world this month to help others. May he and all who travel arrive safely at their destinations so they can continue to better the world around them.

- Miranda

November 4, 2016: Prayers of Gratitude

Please pray in thanksgiving to God for Jamie's shrinking tumors and that God continue to heal her and bring her peace. 

- Corinne

November 4, 2016: Pray for Community

Pray for unity in a divided nation, during this time of conflict. Let our differences be opportunities for partnership, instead of tearing us apart.

- Anonymous

Prayer is the inner bath of love into which the soul plunges itself.

St. Jean Marie Baptiste Vianney