Mary Ann SmithDear Servites,Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of the sister of Fr. Eugene Smith, OSM, Mary Ann, who passed away recently after a lengthy battle with cancer. May the Lord grant eternal rest unto Mary Ann. May the intercession of our Sorrowful Mother bring comfort and strength to Fr. Eugene, his mother and their family during this difficult time. Your prayers of support and messages of condolences can be sent to Fr. Eugene at email@example.com.Debbie Nunes, OSSM, National Prioress
Posted Apr 2, 2017, 1:02 PM by Sue Weigand
Bob CzaswiczYour prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Bob Czaswicz. Bob was the father of Diane Czaswicz, OSSM a member of the Annunciata OSSM Community in Chicago, Illinois. May the Lord grant Bob eternal rest. Please send your prayers and condolences to Diane at firstname.lastname@example.org. May Our Lady of Sorrows intercede for Diane and her family at this time of loss and sorrow.
Posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:57 PM by Sue Weigand
Bob BudniakPlease pray for the repose of the soul of Bob Budniak, a family member of Terry Budniak, OSSM, Prioress of the St. Philip Benizi Community in St. Petersburg, Florida. Bob passed away recently after being in hospice care. He devoted his life to the Word of God in the Bible so much so that he was referred to as "Bible Bob." You may send your prayers of support and messages of condolences for Terry and her family to Catherine Mandalinich, OSSM, Secretary at email@example.com. May the Lord grant eternal rest to Bob. May the intercession of Our Mother of Sorrows bring comfort and strength to Terry and her family during this time of loss.
Posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:52 PM by Sue Weigand
Mary Sheets, OSSMPlease pray for the repose of the soul of our sister Mary Sheets, OSSM who passed away recently. Mary was the Assistant Prioress of the Mary, Queen of the Servants Community in Palm Bay, Florida. Deacon Jack Rhine, OSSM, their Spiritual Assistant writes, "she was a wonderful person and a hard working servant of God. She will be missed." Please send your condolences and prayers of support to Prioress, Mary Catherine Pearce, OSSM at Mcppb2015@outlook.com. May the Lord grant eternal rest to our sister Mary. May our Mother of Sorrows intercede on behalf of her family and community bringing them comfort and strength during this difficult time.
Posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:45 PM by Sue Weigand
Mary Carmel Cooper, OSSMPlease pray for the repose of the soul of our sister Mary Carmel Cooper, OSSM who passed away at the age of 88. Mary was a member of the St. Juliana Community in Cleveland, Ohio. Please send your condolences and prayers of support to her daughter, Margaret Cooper Choong at mcooperchoong@ gmail.com. May the Lord grant eternal rest to Mary and may Our Mother of Sorrows intercede on behalf of her family, bringing them comfort and strength during this difficult time.
Posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:37 PM by Sue Weigand
Jonathan Phillips, OSSMDear Servites,Jonathan Phillips, OSSM from Cincinnati, Ohio is requesting prayers for himself, his mother-in-law and family. As he writes: "I was diagnosed with prostate cancer last summer and haven't asked my Servite family for prayer! I'm doing so now. Prognosis is good. Don't need another biopsy for now. Also, my mother-in-law has stage 4 lung cancer, however, her infusions seem to be working. Extra prayer would be appreciated as my family has been a bit rattled by all of this."May the Lord hear our prayers. May our Mother of Sorrows and St. Peregrine intercede on behalf of Jonathan, his mother-in-law and their family.God bless,Debbie Nunes, OSSM, National ...
Posted Apr 2, 2017, 2:00 PM by Sue Weigand
Unborn Baby BoyDear Servites,Steven and Glenda Joerger, OSSM, newly Promised members of the St. Juliana of the Eucharist Community in Fullerton, CA are requesting prayers for their niece and her 22 week unborn baby boy who will face some serious health challenges once he is born. As Steven writes:"He has congenital heart disease and other concerns. He'll go straight to Cardiac ICU after birth and will require open heart surgeries at 1 week, 4 months, and 2 years. He'll ultimately need a full heart transplant by 10. He'll also have some immune deficiencies due to missing spleen that will require limited environment and long term preventative treatment. There are learning/developmental delays associated with his conditions as ...
Posted Apr 2, 2017, 1:58 PM by Sue Weigand
Lyn KarboviakDear Servites,I received a prayer request by Karen Pietrusinski, OSSM a member of the Secular Order Anunciata Community in Chicago who writes:My sister, Lyn Karboviak, learned today that her cancer has returned and is now in stage 4. She will be operated on soon and will have chemotherapy treatment indefinitely. She asks for your prayers because it is an aggressive cancer. Last year she had chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery in the same area. Please pray for her welfare as she has serious health concerns at this time.May the Lord hear our prayers for Lyn. May Our Mother of Sorrows and St. Peregrine intercede for her and her family at this most difficult time. Please send messages of ...
Posted Apr 2, 2017, 1:32 PM by Sue Weigand
Chrissie JacksonDear Servites,We ask for your prayers for Chrissie Jackson, daughter of Frances Young, OSSM, from Our Sorrowful Mother Grotto Community, in Portland, Oregon. Chrissy had a horse-related accident which resulted in a fractured skull. She is unconscious and in need of our prayers. May the Lord hear our prayers! May Our Sorrowful Mother intercede on behalf of Chrissy and her mother Frances during this difficult time. Please send your messages to Frances so she knows that we are praying for her: firstname.lastname@example.org.Peace and blessings,Debbie Nunes, OSSMEstimados Servitas,Pedimos sus oraciones por Chrissie Jackson, hija de Frances Young, OSSM un miembro de OSSM, Nuestra Madre Dolorosa Comunidad en la Gruta, Portland, Oregón. Chrissy tuvo ...
Posted Apr 2, 2017, 1:22 PM by Sue Weigand
Radford ReitherLoree Nauertz, our sister from Diakonia of Joy in Spooner, Wisconsin has placed her father Radford Reither in nursing care due to health issues related to age as well as Alzheimers. Please pray for Loree, her father, and their families in this difficult situation. Please send prayers and words of encouragment to: email@example.com. May our Mother of Sorrows intercede on their behalf bringing them strength and peace.
Posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:24 PM by Sue Weigand
Mary Bruce, OSSMDear Servites,Our sister, Mary Bruce, OSSM, Our Most Sorrowful Mother Community, Portland, Oregon requests our prayers for her health and welfare. May the Lord hear our prayers for our sister, Mary. May our Most Sorrowful Mother intercede for Mary at this time of need and concern. Please let Mary know that you are praying for her: firstname.lastname@example.org.Fr. Vidal Martínez,OSM
Posted Jun 10, 2016, 10:57 AM by Sue Weigand
Professing the Promise Dear Servites, Your prayers are requested for the candidates of Mary at the Foot of the Cross Community, Anaheim, California, who will be professing the Promise on Saturday, March 12, 2016. Please send your prayers, words of encouragement and of congratulations to the Prioress: Jamie Carter: email@example.com. Pedimos que oren por los candidatos de la Comunidad María al Pie de la Cruz, Anaheim, Califonria, quienes van a profesar la Promesa el lunes, 12 de marzo de 2016. Favor de enviar sus oraciones, palabras de estímulo y felicitaciones a la Priora: Jamie Carter: firstname.lastname@example.org. The candidates are - Los candidatos son: PAULINE McLACHLAN; KIM RICKARD; and STEVE RICKAR. Fr. Vidal Martínez, OSM, OSSM National Assistant
Posted Mar 4, 2016, 12:39 PM by Sue Weigand
New OSSM Community Dear Servites, Please pray for the new OSSM Community that is in formation at Divine Saviour - Saint Ann Parish, Los Angeles, California and for the first candidates who will profess the Promise. Fr. Albert Vincent Pragasam, OSM is the Spiritual Assistant. The first seven candidates will profess the Promise on Saturday, March 12, 2016, together with the candidates for Mary at the Foot of the Cross Community, Anaheim, California. Please send your prayers, words of encouragement and congratulations to Fr. Albert Vincent, OSM: email@example.com. Pedimos que oren por la nueva Comunidad OSSM en formación en la Parroquia Divino Salvador - Santa Ana, Los Angeles, California y por los primeros candidatos quienes profesarán la Promesa. El Padre Albert Vincent Pragasam ...
Posted Mar 4, 2016, 12:35 PM by Sue Weigand
Bro. Chris Moran, OSM Dear Servites, Your prayers are requested for our brother, Bro. Chris Moran,OSM, former Spiritual Assistant, Salve Regina Community, Fullerton, California. After confronting many health issues and concerns, Bro. Chris is settling in to a new home. It is a good, small facility where Bro. Chris can live, have his medical issues monitored well and be near people who will be able to regularly visit him. Bro. Chris has recovered slowly but surely from his hip surgery, can put weight on his feet and is feeling physically and emotionally better than he has in a long, long time. Let us pray for our brother, Bro. Chris. Lord, hear our prayer. May our Sorrowful Mother intercede for her Servant. Please send ...
Posted Jan 3, 2016, 2:27 PM by Sue Weigand
Admitted into FormationDear Servites, Please pray for the Golat Family, Spooner, Wisconsin, who will be admitted into the period of formation as OSM Lay Diakonia family, on Tuesday, December 8, 2015. May the Lord bless Matthew, Samantha and their five children during this time of preparation for the Profession of Evangelical Life as Lay Diakonia in the Order of Servants of Mary. May our Sorrowful Mother intercede for the Golat family during this time of formation. Please send your prayer and words of encouragement to the Golat Family: Samantha.firstname.lastname@example.org. Fr. Vidal Martínez,OSM, OSSM National Assistant
Posted Nov 30, 2015, 10:41 AM by Sue Weigand