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September Birthdays-Rob Rodriquez, Lucy Contini, Marcus Windham, Rob Cassidy, John Hillery, Patty Pelliccio(Hoffman), Josh Granger, Roberto Corres, Eloi Rosalada,OFM, Frank Tozzo, Scott Ownes, Denise Cafiero, Kathy Powers, Anthony Cafiero, Brian Walker,OP, Ron Danny, Lenny Yanick, George Milcetich, Tracy Pierson, Chris Clancy, Arturo O’Campo, OFM, Kaitlyn Velazquez, Julio Lagues, Stephan A Walker Frias, Marian Jurewicz


For the people of Florida-Esp Friar Jps sister Denise and family homes in Vero Beach, Fl

For the people of Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Carribean with the coming of hurricane Irma.

For the people of Texas and Gulf area in the wake of Hurricane Harvey

For the victims in the attacks in Spain.

For all the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

For victims of hate and violence in our country and our world.

For all those who made the Novena to Our Lady of Mt Carmel so successful. Blessings!

For Lucia Ramirez, May she have a diagnosis and healing. God bless her journey.

For David DeLeon May he rest in Peace.

For Friar Bob Pawell, OFM, may he rest in peace.

For Illinois State Trooper Ryan Albin#5718  May he rest in peace.

For Mrs Ester Acevedo, the mother of Friar Jps friend Richard from Chile, Healing and peace.
In thanksgiving For the Sacred Heart Province  Provincial Chapter.

For the intentions of Paul Bachners family: Dan, John and Karen.

For eternal rest for Alex Gentner.

For Cat and Ellie, may they be blessed in the life together, blessings and safe travels on their families.

For the Holy Name Province during their Provincial Chapter.

For Patrick Mendes OFS, May he rest in peace.

For the members of the Cafiero family in need of healing, Irene, Denise, Chris, John.

For the Graduating class of 2017- Many Blessings

For the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago and their associates

For the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart in Frankfort on their retreat.

For Friars friend Louise Schultz at the death of her beloved cat TK, St Francis hold her in peace.

For the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity in Manitowoc Wisconsin. Especially the sisters of St Ritas.

Blessings on a fruitful retreat.

For the Vielma Family on the loss of their Juan their Dad, and Grandfather in Chile. Rest in Peace.

For the brother in law Ted, of Friar David Rodriguez. May he rest in peace.

In Thanksgiving for safe travels and a restfull vacation for Friars Johnpaul and Brian and Deacon Dennis.

Blessings on the Walker-Frias and Esparza-Garcia families

For The people and staff of St.Francis Church, Bolingbrook, IL, blessings through their parish mission.

For The people and staff of St.Benedict Church, Waterford, MI, blessings through their parish mission.

For The people and staff of St.William Church, Champion, Ohio, blessings through their parish mission.

For the people  affected by the storms on the East coast.

For The people and staff of St.Rose Church, Girard, Ohio, blessings through their parish mission.

For the people and staff of Sts Martha & Isaace Jogues Churches ,blessings through their parish mission.

For the people and staff of St Patricks Church Onalaska Wisconsin ,blessings through their parish mission.

For our country .

For Friar Johnpaul  and the Pilgrims who completed the Holy Land pilgrimage.

For all those affected by war and violence- in Chicago and throughout the world.

For those who asked my prayers at Holy Family, especially Leo Aquilar

For those effected by the cold, the poor, homeless and elderly

For Friar's niece Christie and friend Cyndy S. for their back issues.

​For Friar Jp sister Denise and healing for her ankle.

For Sue Gresko and her continued healing.

For Fr Bob Pawell  that he may have peace and healing.

In Thanksgiving For Friar Jps trips to NY for the baptism of his grand niece Audrey Spencer and safe travels to the Mexico wedding of his friends Alan and Tania.

For our nation, angry and divided, for healing and peace.

In thanksgiving for Friar Johnpaul and Friends safe trip to New Orleans.

For Keenon Pressley healing from oral surgery.

In thanksgiving for Friar Johnpaul and pilgrims safe travel and return on his pilgrimage to Portugal, Spain and France and trip to Kansas.

For Kris Arnold ISP code , may she rest in peace. 

For Brett Lauten, who was diagnosed with colon cancer. May the Lord bless him and his family.

For retired ISP captain Don Norton, and his healing from surgery.

For Judith Leitsa, mother of Bonnie Michels, ofs, May she rest in peace.

For Sue Gresko healing and health.

For Friar Mike Jennrich and his family at the loss of his dad.

For health and healing for friar Ed Arambasich.

For Friar Marc Sheckells brother Danny in hospice. Healing and strength for the family.

For Friars George Camacho and Joe Ruiz on their solemn professions. 

In thanksgiving for Friar Johnpauls safe travel and return on his east coast visit with family and friends. 

For our country during this election. God help us.

For Friar Joe Middleton OFM, who died in New Mexico. May he rest in peace.

For Mrs. Marion Small, a dear friend and teacher at Hales Franciscan, Rest in peace.

For those killed and shot in the tragedy in Orlando Florida, Baton Rouge,LA, Dallas, Minn.Min.,Turkey and Bangladesh. May they rest in peace. And for an end to this senseless gun violence, bombings and hatred.

For Mrs Jean Nelson, founder of the Wizard of Oz store and Festival in Chesterton IN,

May she rest in peace somewhere over the rainbow.

For the Harrisons and healing and peace.

For Friar Jps torn meniscus, and quick healing.

For the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth, May the Lord bless them and the ministries

For The Franciscan sisters of Manitowoc, Wis. May the Lord bless them and their ministries. 

For the family of Madison on her second anniversary.

In thanksgiving that the tornadoes in Wamego Kansas did not affect our friends nor the Oz museum and theater.

For 4yr old Bruno from Oxaxca  and his mom, Tanya, , may he know a speedy recovery.

For Friar Brian Walker OP and his parish. God be with him.

For Fr Bob Pawell ofm  and his recovery from surgery , Gods healing peace be with him.

For Fr David Rodriquez OFm and his continued healing and peace.

For Corine Lundell, May she rest in peace.

For the people of St Francis parish in New Orleans on their Easter parish mission.   God's blessings!

In Thanksgiving For a relaxing vacation and safe travels for Friars Jp, Brian and Deacon Dennis

For the Walker-Frias family and the Garza Family. Blessings and peace.

For the victims of the terrorists attacks in Belgium!

In Thanksgiving for safe travels of Friar Jp on mission. 

For the people of St Joseph Parish in Oradell, NJ during our parish mission.

For Friar Jp's last uncle Joe Nalbach, May he rest in peace.

For John Larkin, may he rest in peace. For his wife Marge and family.

For the people of St Joseph Parish in Lake Orion, MI during our parish mission.

For the people of St Rose Parish in Girard, OH. and all who asked for prayers during our parish mission

For the people of St.Mary Parish in Buffalo Grove. and those who asked for prayers during our parish mission.

For the people of St.Martha Parish  and those who asked for prayers.

For the people of Divine Savior Parish.and those who asked for prayers during our parish mission.

For Rosemary Caragher at Nazareth Academy , May Gods healing love be with her. 

For Friar Jps niece Cyndy and her husband Sean on their new pregnancy, God bless them with another healthy, happy baby. 

For the Michalski family at the loss of their dad Larry, especially Brian.

For Friar Marc's brother Danny and his family's healing.

For the people of the east coast with the storm.

For Jim and Natalie, Jim quick recovery.

For the people of St Margaret Mary in Naperville.

For Friar Jp's friend Stephan and his situation with his family.

For Friars David Rodriquez and Marc Sheckells who had surgery early January and their speedy recovery.

For all who have asked my prayers, May God hear the sound of our voices.

In thanksgiving for the release of Friar Dhiya Azziz. Who had fallen into the hands of a group of fanatic jihadists.

For peace in Chicago

For those killed in senseless acts of violence and war!

For Peace in Jerusalem and Israel and Palestine.

For Pope Francis'  safe travels and protection.

For the refugees who die fleeing war and violence.

For police officers and all first responders, that they may be safe.

For Mrs Louise Schultz and her health.

Please pray for  the Pascarello family and their losses.

For those with troubled marriages : Josh, Sean

For Holy Family Parish, for healing and peace.

For Colin Collette, may he know peace in his heart.

For the Franciscans of the USA as they meet to reflect on their lives together in the future.

For all those who lost loved ones this year.

For Friar Johnpaul’s travel and safety
For our elected officials, that they may heal the divisions of our Nation.
For all the deceased members of the Cafiero-Nalbach family.

"Lord, hold our troops in your  loving hands. Protect them as they protect us. Bless them and their  families.

All those effected by the economy and who are jobless: that they may find meaningful employment.

For all victims of the sex abuse scandal: children, teens, falsely accused clergy and the Church.


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