Opening Prayer

St. Therese, beloved friend, we come before you in our need. We believe that you listen to us and approach God for and with us. Please accept these petitions, hopes, needs, and dreams I list below. Please present them to our Loving Father so that God may do what is best for us, for our loved ones, and for the fulfillment of God’s Kingdom. We ask you, dear friend, with the bold confidence and loving surrender you taught us. We make these prayerful petitions in the name of Jesus and through the power of His Spirit.

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- United States

Dear Saint Therese,
Please hear my prayer. Please let there be peace in our home. Please bless and watch over everyone that has been diagnosed with a serious medical issue and give them peace and hope. Please watch over my wife and I as we both undergo major medical tests next week. Please bless and watch over all of the doctors that take care of me. Thank you for all of the blessings that you have given to my wife and me. Please bless us with many years of good health and happiness in our new home. Please grant us a financial blessing and guide us to use it wisely. Please bless and watch over my dear wife Pat who suffers daily with so many health problems. Please take away al of her pain and anxiety. I pray to God.


- Canada

Dearest Saint Therese and God please watch over and protect my mom. Grant her peaceful days and nights free from pain,fears,worries and agitation. Protect her from falls , infections and choking. Grant that she will eat. God bless her!
Prayers for all the sick both physically and mentally.
Prayers for good mental and physical health of all our family members and me and my spouse. Grant good reports for R,J! Grant good reports for all! Thanks for prayers answered and blessings received.


- Canada

Dear St. Therese please protect us, pls keep us safe and health, pls be with us always, pls watch over us, pls guide us, Thank you for your blessings.


- United States

St. Therese.. Thank you for a wonderful trip to Italy. I felt your presence and guidance during the whole trip.
Please guide Beth as she continues on her journey. Please let this new medication work for her to decrease her anxiety and depression. Please give her the strength to finish this semester and this course.
St. Therese.. My dream has always been to write a successful novel and get it published. I hope it's not to late for me to do this. Please guide me in my heart mind and spirit to create characters that are endearing and memorable. And to create a story about family and hope and faith and the divine and about mental illness too!


- Philippines

Dear St. Therese, thank you for all the blessings that I have received over the past weeks. I hope that I pass all of my subjects this semester and that I will be able to be a part of the Dean's List this school year. Amen.


- Canada

Dear St. Therese,

Please pray for Liz who had major surgery yesterday. She is in a great deal of pain, please ask God Our Father to alleviate this and give to her a complete and speedy recovery.


- Canada

For my sister, J, who has a lot of medical appointments this week.
Give her strength and let the solutions allow her to heal and live a good health.


- Canada

Dear St Therese
Please intercede for us today for satisfactory resolution of the current negotiations and for M, E and J that they will be granted what they need in their own situations. We thank you for many blessings – we love you.