Prayer For Your Neighbor Category

Prayer for Babies, Children and Youth

Adapted from Saint John Vianney We implore You, O Lord, by the intercession of Saint Philomena, Virgin and Martyr, who was ever most pleasing to Your eyes for her eminent purity and her life of virtue, pardon us our sins and grant us all the graces we need (name any […] Read more »

Prayer of Healing for Heart Patients, the Sick and Dying and Hospital Workers

Dear Saint John of God, after a sinful life, through the power of God’s Word you learned to love your fellow human beings. Self-sacrificing, you founded the Society of Hospital Brothers. We ask you to please intercede for all that suffer weakness and diseases of the heart, as well as […] Read more »

Prayer of Healing for the Disabled

Grant, we beseech You, O Lord, that the prayers of Your holy Abbot, blessed Giles, may commend us unto You. May we, who have no power of ourselves to help ourselves, by his advocacy find favor in Your sight. We pray for healing for all those who struggle with disability […] Read more »

Prayer of Saint Bonaventure to Saint Anthony of Padua

Let those who seek for miracles invoke the glorious Saint Anthony. At his word all evils disappear: death and error, demons and leprosy; the sick rise up restored to perfect health. His word and presence calm the troubled seas and break the captive’s chain, lost things are found, and old […] Read more »

Peace In The Family

Lord, thank You for blessing my home With the gift of life and love Remove all animosities of discord – Irritants that blow up to intolerable quarrels Prevent me from hurling the first ugly word That will take time to mend. Bless each one of us with character To live […] Read more »

For My Spouse

Lord, thank You for my partner in life Whom I regard as Your precious gift Help me in the years ahead Never to take him/her for granted. Help us weather life’s burdens Fulfill its responsibilities And share its joys and sorrows. Make us stand and endure – On the strength […] Read more »

For My Children

Lord help me protect my children From careless frivolities And the twisted idea of what life is all about. Help them to appreciate discipline By which true character can be achieved And genuine integrity attained. Guide them physically and spiritually. Send into their lives Specially chosen companions and friends. Save […] Read more »

For My Friends

Lord, thank You for friends Who warm my life with their smiles Who make life worthwhile Who carry me when courage fails And comfort me when I am sad. I pause to look back – At parties made more enjoyable Loneliness more bearable Because of their companionship. Thank You for […] Read more »