Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. ~ Philippians 4:6-7
Please pray for the following people who we've been asked to petition our Lord on their behalf.
You may make a prayer request by contacting the parish office at 805-646-4338.
Please pray for Mary Jane Wallace, mother of Jean Smith, who began hospice services at home in Ventura last week. In addition to being a grandma and a great-grandma to 5, she is a sister to Bill Blackstone (a Villanova alum) who, along with his wife Joyce, who are members of our parish. Mary's decline has been very abrupt. Please keep Mary and her family in your prayers.
Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of Shirley Kara, who passed away a few weeks ago. Shirley (mother of JoAnn Kara) died after a brief illness. Please keep all of her family and friends in your thoughts and prayers at this trying time.
Please keep long-time parishioner Al Dobel in your thoughts and prayers. Al has been ill for quite a while and not doing well. Pray for strength and courage for Al and his family and friends.
Please keep Art Coats, the brother of Martin Reid in your thoughts and prayers. Art is currently in the hospital with an undiagnosed illness that is requiring blood transfusions. Please pray that Art has a speedy return to good health. Pray also, for all his family and friends.
We've been asked to storm the heavens with prayer for Christi Fontes. Christi will be undergoing surgery for a brain tumor on Wednesday, May 13th at USC.
Pray for a successful surgery and speedy recovery. Keep her husband Bill and all of her family and friends in your prayers at this most difficult time.
Please keep Sol Molinar, a co-worker of Peter Aguirre who is undergoing a lung transplant as of this minute.
Please pray that the surgery is successful and that she has a speedy recovery.
Please pray for Greg and Mary Wood who were seriously injured in a car accident. Pray also for all of their family and friends at this difficult time.
Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of Fernando Melendez, the 79 year old brother of Oscar Melendez.
Fernando passed away this morning after a long illness.
Keep all of his family and friends at this difficult time.
Pleae keep Taylor Mc Daniel in your thoughts and prayers. Taylor is the 7 year old grand-niece of Mary Baker. She had a rather serious surgery last night at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital in Tennessee. Pray for a speedy recovery and for all of her friends and family at this very difficult time.
Please pray for Garu Orthuber, husband of Christine Orthuber. Gary has been placed on Hospice. Pray for peace and comfort for Gary and his entire family.