Our Lady's Prayer Line

April 2020

Apr 30

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Ann- team member's sister had successful heart valve replacement. She is in recovery room for 2 hours and then will be moved back to her room. God is so good! Thank you all for your prayers.  
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Apr 30

Wednesday Prayer Line

"Prayer brings our mind into the brightness of divine light, and exposes our will to the warmth of divine love. Nothing else can so purge our mind from its ignorance, and our will from its depraved affections. It is a blessed fountain which, as it flows, revives our good desires and causes them to bring forth fruit, washes away the...
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Apr 29

Emergency and Update

Jayne – is in hospice and not expected to live much longer. Please pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet for Jayne. Also pray for all who love her.   UPDATE on Thatcher - Good news! Doctors have ruled out all of the big issues that could have caused the brain bleed, but they didn't find a cause. He will probably be...
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Apr 29

Church will be closed from 12:45-2pm tomorrow For funeral

Due to a funeral, the Church will be closed from 12:45-2pm tomorrow, Thursday, April 30. Please pray for the soul of Lucila Imatani and her family during this time of sorrow.  
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Apr 29

Urgent Requests

Fern - was admitted into the hospital in Wisconsin for pulmonary embolism. Pray for her healing and peace for those who love her.   Ann - 89 year old, sister of team member, formerly on prayer line, will have a heart valve replacement tomorrow morning. Please pray for God's hands to guide the surgeon and all who care for her. Pray...
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Apr 29

Urgent

Donna L, from Indy, is losing her battle with cancer. Please pray for her and her family.  If able, please pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet for Donna. 
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Apr 28

Various Requests

UPDATE on Thatcher (he is actually 4 years old, not 5) -- having an angiogram at Riley right now. He has to lay still for this. Please pray that he can do that.   For Sarah who recently had a miscarriage. She was expecting twins. For Ivana and Ethan- 2 nurses who are traveling to the Northeast to help with Covid patients. For the...
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Apr 28

From Father Mark

From Father Mark All, In the name of the all the bishops of the US, Archbishop Gomez of LA, will be renewing the consecration of the United States to the Blessed Virgin. This renewal will be live-streamed at 3 p.m. our time this Friday, May 1. The live-stream can be found at:  https://lacatholics.org/consecration....
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Apr 28

Update

UPDATE on Thatcher (5 year old from earlier today) -- is awake and talking in full sentences. He is still at Riley and will have an MRI tomorrow. Please pray that all is well and for peace for his family.
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Apr 27

Monday Prayer Line

"Let us stand fast in what is right, and prepare our souls for trial. Let us wait upon God's strengthening aid and say to him: 'O Lord, you have been our refuge in all generations.'" — St. Boniface  PRAYER FOR OUR SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN Each day, many young men and women risk their very lives to keep us safe. They...
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Apr 27

Emergency

Thatcher - 5 years old. His mother couldn't wake him up this morning. Took him to the hospital. He has a brain bleed. He is on his way to Riley by helicopter. Please pray for Thatcher's healing and peace for hisparents.  
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Apr 27

Updates

UPDATE on Charlie C – from his mom: Charlie is doing so much better today.  He spent about 6 hours off of the vent in high flow oxygen and did well in physical therapy. Please continue to pray for Charlie and his family!  Thank you!   UPDATE on Tammy C – she received test results and has...
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Apr 26

Urgent Requests

Please pray for the repose of the soul of a parishioner of Our Lady, Donald Vorndran. May the angels lead him into paradise. Also pray for his family in their grief.     Laura and family – please pray for them as they are currently experiencing job loss which affects health insurance and...
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Apr 26

Live Streaming for the Week of April 27

Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church Fort Wayne, Indiana Live Streaming for the Week of April 27   April 27    ...
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Apr 24

Emergency

Darlene W -- has been moved to hospice. Please pray for her as she prepares to meet her Lord and Savior.  If able, please pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet for Darlene.  
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Apr 24

Urgent

Team member’s sister, Wanda, has tested positive for Covid-19. She is 76 and in a local nursing home. She is a high risk patient, having had pneumonia earlier this year.    
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Apr 24

Urgent

Please pray for Charlie B. He is in the hospital, not feeling well since Monday. His blood pressure is thru the roof. Doctor thinks it may be an aneurysm. They are watching him closely. Thank you.
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Apr 24

Urgent

Please pray for Charlie B. He is in the hospital, not feeling well since Monday. His blood pressure is thru the roof. Doctor thinks it may be an aneurysm. They are watching him closely. Thank you.
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Apr 24

Urgent

For conversion and reconciliation for R&D... Lord, help them to embrace their vocation... Bring them Your Truth, peace and love.
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Apr 24

Urgent

Judy F -- in nursing home has Covid 19.  Please pray for speedy and complete healing. 
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Apr 23

Emergency Update on Charlie C

Fever was at 104.1 and climbing. Please pray for fever to go down and for continued improvement and healing.
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Apr 23

Urgent

Prayers for team member’s mom, Mary -- she's had a fever since Tuesday and abdominal pain.  The doctor ordered bloodwork and a CT scan. Thinks she might have diverticulitis.  Pray for speedy and correct diagnosis and complete healing.  
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Apr 23

Urgent

UDPDATE on Marge – she is having surgery at 1pm today.  Please pray for the best outcome!!  
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Apr 23

Update on Charlie C

Just got this text from his mother (11:15am): "He is stable now. He had negative pressure induced pulmonary edema...a mucus plug in the trach. Thanks for your prayers....Keep them coming.”  
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Apr 23

Urgent

Please pray for team member’s friend Becky, a nurse. One of the nurses in her work group has tested positive for covid-19 and is showing systems. Pray that Becky, her husband and family do not develop the virus over the next 14 days of self-quarantine. Pray, too, for the nurses in her work group. Pray for peace,...
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Apr 23

Urgent Update

UPDATE on Jeannelle (17 yr. old - melanoma metastatic liver cancer) - 1 1/2 weeks into treatment, having stomach issues. Please keep praying for her and her parents. God’s will be done.
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Apr 23

Emergency Update for Charlie C.

Please pray for Charlie right now. He had respiratory failure again. They are getting a stat chest xray. He had blood coming up his trach. Giving him meds now to paralyze him. Please pray for mom, Kari, and all the family.  Please, Lord, grant strength, comfort and peace.  
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Apr 23

Emergency

Prayers please for a friend of a friend. He is in hospital with covid and not doing well due to complications caused by his diabetes. It is feared that he won't make it. Please pray for a miracle for his full and sustained recovery. 
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Apr 23

Update on Charlie

UPDATE on Charlie from his mom: Charlie had a great night.  The nurses were really awesome and figured out how to make him comfortable.  He slept for 10 hours straight…I think this is the first time he has truly slept in over 2 weeks.  He is communicating so much better and accepting the trach.  During physical...
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Apr 23

Update on Marge

UPDATE on Marge – had surgery today for bowel obstruction, but surgery did not go as planned.  They were not able to put the stint in due to the inflammation in her intestine.  They are going to try to give her a steroid to hopefully help with inflammation and hope that she is able to go to the bathroom.  If that does not...
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Apr 23

Wednesday Prayer Line

"Here is a rule for everyday life: Do not do anything which you cannot offer to God." — St. Jean Marie Vianney Prayer to St. Peregrine Glorious wonder-worker, St. Peregrine, you answered the divine call with a ready spirit, and forsook all the comforts of a life of ease and all the empty honors of the world to dedicate...
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Apr 22

Urgent

Shannon, 35 year old, previously on prayer line – has been fighting brain cancer and is in hospice. Please pray for her, her husband, 2 children and all who love her.  If able, please pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet for Shannon.    
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Apr 22

Emergencies and Update

Ann -- team member's 89 year old sister just told she needs a heart valve  replacement. She has a 50/50 percent chance of surviving the surgery if she chooses to do that or will only live for one year without it. She lives in Florida and has no family besides mine. Prayers for the right decision and outcome are very much appreciated....
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Apr 22

Update

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Apr 22

Emergency

Marge (previously on prayer line as she is fighting cancer) -- went into the ER last night and has a bowel obstruction. She is going to have surgery sometime today. Please pray for successful surgery and speedy and complete recovery. Pray also for her husband, Lani and family who cannot be with Marge at the...
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Apr 21

Emergency

Team member's coworker’s pregnant wife --Her water just broke but she is only 6 months along. Pray for mom and baby boy to be okay. Prayers for peace and comfort for mom, dad and family.
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Apr 21

Urgent

Please pray for team member's family friends Rachel (nurse practitioner) who has tested positive for COVID-19 and husband, Jason, who has symptoms. Thank you!
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Apr 21

Urgent Requests

Please pray for Jim gravely ill with leukemia. Pray he returns to his faith in God and embraces God's mercy and love. Also, his mother needs prayers for comfort, acceptance of God's will in all thing and Our Lord's peace in her heart.   Tara - having surgery Thursday. Please pray for the doctor and nurses caring for her and for complete...
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Apr 21

Urgent and Update

Please pray for Tom who was in ER Saturday night with UTI. He has major confusion, hallucinations, and is unable to stand or walk. Hopefully, these will pass as the antibiotics take over. Pray also for all caregivers as they struggle to take care of their loved ones.   Update on Hillary: Prayers of Thanksgiving: Hilary...
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Apr 20

Emergency

Liam - 6 month old born with no soft spot on his head. He has surgery tomorrow morning to have part of his skull removed so that his brain can grow. Please pray for him and his parents Hannah and Ben.
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Apr 20

Monday Prayer Line

"I urge you to remain steadfast in faith, so that at last we will all reach heaven and there rejoice together." — St. Andrew Kim Taegon  PRAYER FOR OUR SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN Each day, many young men and women risk their very lives to keep us safe. They sacrifice their time, their family life and sometimes their very...
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Apr 20

Monday Prayer Line

"I urge you to remain steadfast in faith, so that at last we will all reach heaven and there rejoice together." — St. Andrew Kim Taegon  PRAYER FOR OUR SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN Each day, many young men and women risk their very lives to keep us safe. They sacrifice their time, their family life and sometimes their very...
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Apr 20

Emergency Requests

Stephanie, nurse at Dupont Hospital -- was taken to the hospital today with severe Covid19 symptoms, please pray for her recovery and young son Sam who is also exhibiting symptoms.   Team member’s son-in-law, Alex -- is on his way to the hospital with COVID 19 symptoms. Please pray for a quick recovery....
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Apr 19

Emergency and Update

J.J. -- is in ICU on ventilation. The doctors sadly told his mother they believe there is no hope. They are giving it 24 hours. Half of which are up. Due to the circumstances and him being over 18, She can’t sit with him in ICU. Prayers for Him and his mother. God works miracles.      Update on Charlie...
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Apr 19

Emergency and Update

Rudy and Lucy, husband and wife -- both Covid positive and are in hospital. Please pray for their speedy and complete recovery.   Update on Tammy C. Did not have to have surgery, did have endoscopy, gets to go home and wait for test results. No cancer mentioned.
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Apr 18

Live Streaming for the Week of April 20

Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church Fort Wayne, Indiana Live Streaming for the Week of April 20 April 20   ...
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Apr 18

Urgent and Update

Colette, grandmother of team member’s sister-in-law -- in nursing home and is gravely ill.  They don’t think she will make it through the night.  If able, please pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet for Colette.  Pray also for all who love her.   Update on Charlie C – doing much better today…he...
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Apr 18

Emergency

Team member's daughter-in-law's brother Kyle was in a motorcycle accident in Idaho.  Broken leg, possible broken back.  Please pray for him & his family!  
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Apr 18

Various Requests

Please pray for T. for safe travels as she travels home from Colorado today. St. Michael the Archangel, please intercede.   Please pray for special intentions for Tom and Elaine's family.   Special intentions for Michelle.       Get Outlook for Android
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Apr 18

Emergency Requests

Tammy C -- in hospital for surgery tomorrow on pancreas to determine cause of a week of abdominal pain. Needs prayers.   Please pray for team member's elderly cousins, Rebecca and Steve (on the East coast) and younger cousins Michael and Oldouz, all four have covid19 virus which caused Oldouz's pregnancy to become unstable and she...
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Apr 18

Emergency

Hilary -- got sick last night with fever, sore throat and headache. Fever broke this morning, but returned this afternoon and headache is 10x worse… feels like her head will split in 2. Please pray for her to get well and for the rest of us to not get it. 
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Apr 17

Update

Charlie C -- update Friday 10am, per mom: “Did very well through the night. No major declines with respiratory status. They are going to shut off epinephrine here in a minute. Charlie has had a couple of moments of opening his eyes and making eye contact. Trach will be done at the bedside and is scheduled for around...
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Apr 17

Update on Charlie

Thursday evening 11pm. Charlie C update per mom: “He hasn’t changed much from this morning. He fights the vent all day long with some lulls where he is peacefully asleep but that never lasts very long. He is getting his trach tomorrow (Friday) afternoon. After the trach is in place, they can begin to wake...
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Apr 17

Emergency Requests

Prayers are needed for covid-19 victim that has copd, heart issues and diabetes. St. Joseph, please intercede.   Please continue to pray for an accountant that was stressed at this time of the year, but is doing better. Thank you so much for your prayers!
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Apr 16

Urgent Requests

Infant Erin - a few weeks ago she survived an opened heart surgery, And today the doctors confirm that she has Corona Virus. Please pray for her complete and speedy healing. And pray for all who love her.   Update on Charlie C -- from his mom this morning: “His chest x ray looks worse and they are thinking it is a primary...
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Apr 16

Wednesday Prayer Line

"Lord, help me to make time to serve you in those who are most in need of encouragement or assistance." — St. Vincent de Paul Prayer to St. Peregrine Glorious wonder-worker, St. Peregrine, you answered the divine call with a ready spirit, and forsook all the comforts of a life of ease and all the empty honors of the world to...
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Our Lady's Prayer Line

PRAYER LINE Our Lady's Prayer line regularly goes out to 200 email addresses and, a few phone lines, twice a week. Emergency prayer requests are sent as soon as they are received. We are always looking for new members for the Prayer Team. It is a great blessing to be a part of this ministry. The prayer line email address is prayerline@olghfw.com for prayer requests or to join the team! Please limit request to 1-2 lines please. We reserve the right to edit for length and content. Read More


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