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

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: Thursday, May 23, 2024 - 9:10am View this prayer

For the Holy Father, for the conversion of poor sinners and relief for the souls in purgatory. For the conversion of the people of Russia, the United States, Israel, Indonesia and their descendants forever; to consecrate Russia to God. To ask God for world peace forever. For current and future world leaders; to ask God so that they may guide the world to world peace everlasting. For the Juandi family, living and deceased, to ask God for the salvation of our souls and bodies forever. Thank you Lord Jesus.
SUBMITTED: Sunday, May 19, 2024 - 11:32pm View this prayer

Prayer for my uncle’s healing and total recovery from all his illnesses. Praying for him to have financial wealth, peace, safety and joy. Jesus and God are healers. I give God and Jesus all the glory. And so it is. Amen.
SUBMITTED: Sunday, May 19, 2024 - 7:41pm View this prayer

Dear Father, please pray for the safety and mental stamina of all the single people of our diocese. Please do not let them get negatively influenced into thinking that being single for too long is a mortal sin, because it truly is not. Please do not let them be forced into an unwanted relationship for fear that God will love them less if they don’t — or worse that fellow parisioners will love them less if they don’t. Please give a listening ear and open mind to priests, nuns and other religious when hearing concerns from single people who just want to continue doing what they feel God is calling them to do. In Jesus’ name with praise and thanksgiving, Amen.
SUBMITTED: Sunday, May 19, 2024 - 6:35pm View this prayer

Pray my family will have a safe and good night and good night sleep. Pray for my marriage and family. Pray for Tom and Willa. Pray for Tom and Alysha's marriage problems. Pray for Liz and Scott's, Tom and Alysha's, Mary and Nate's marriages and families. Pray for Ryan's conversion; health; job; and for him to find a good Catholic spouse. Pray for Ella, Annette, Maizy and Finley who are sick.
SUBMITTED: Wednesday, May 15, 2024 - 9:16pm View this prayer

To fall in love again.
SUBMITTED: Tuesday, May 14, 2024 - 9:13pm View this prayer

Please pray my husband comes home and my family is reunited. Thank you.
SUBMITTED: Tuesday, May 14, 2024 - 4:31pm View this prayer

Pray for Valentine's family to settle in B'lore. Bless Neha with Bank with a government job; Nikki to be placed in the best company of engineering; bless Vellu and Judy with good health; good jobs; bless Neha and Nikita with suitable, loving, holy, understanding, financially secure, Catholic, life partners who will keep Vellu and Judy with them now and always; heal Neha's and Nikita's eyes and uterus; heal Nehas' throat from auto immune disease; heal Judy from cancer, depression, anxiety, phobia, panic attacks, insomnia, ligament tear of upper left arm; heal Vellu from liver problems; bless our finances lives; future health and teaching profession; bless Judy to get full pension; to get a house in B'lore with low rent closer to the church and park. Pray Neha and Nikita settle in the same house in Bangalore.
SUBMITTED: Tuesday, May 14, 2024 - 1:06am View this prayer

Please pray that our son, Dominic, is approved to continue serving in the Air Force. The decision is coming soon. He submitted two letters of recommendation and a letter of rebuttal yesterday. We pray for a positive decision. Please pray that Dominic can continue serving with dedication and purpose, guided and protected by our Lord and savior, Jesus Christ. Thank you for your kind and generous prayers.
SUBMITTED: Saturday, May 11, 2024 - 11:33am View this prayer

Jesus I pray for the restoration of my relationship with Noel and for you to lead us to marriage. Please be our guiding force that leads us back to each other and let our relationship glorify you Jesus. Help us to raise our future children to know what an awesome, ever loving, God you are. May our marriage be a testimony of your love for us. Thank you Jesus for answering our prayers. Praise you Jesus!
SUBMITTED: Friday, May 10, 2024 - 3:52am View this prayer