I am 35 years old and have a routine check up tomorrow at noon. I haven’t been to the doctor in over three years. I know I have high blood pressure and am always scared to go to the doctor. Please pray for me.
Praying for your intentions.
[INDENT][INDENT]Prayer for the Apprehensive Patient
Christ said to His loved ones: “I am with you, fear not, be not anxious.” May I, then, be confident that in the trials and crosses of my life that You, O Lord, will be my constant companion. Whenever I cannot stand, You will carry me lovingly in Your arms. May I have no fear of what may happen tomorrow. For the same Eternal Father Who cares for me today will take care of me tomorrow and every day of my life. You, O Lord, will either shield me from suffering or give me strength to bear it patiently. May I be at peace, then and put aside all useless thoughts, anxieties, and worries.
I’ll pray for you. If your doctor prescribes blood pressure pills, take them, even if they may be a drag in other areas of your life. I know a guy who died and left a six year old child behind because he did not take his BP pills.
Prayers said for you.
May God bless you during this stressful time.
Do not look forward to what may happen
tomorrow; the same everlasting Father who cares
for you today will take care of you tomorrow and
every day. Either He will shield you from suffering,
or He will give you unfailing strength to bear it.
Be at peace, then. Put aside all anxious thoughts and
imaginations, and say continually: “The Lord is my
strength and my shield. My heart has trusted in Him
and I am helped. He is not only with me but in me,
and I in Him.”
St. Francis de Sales
Hail Mary full of grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed
art thou amongst women, and Blessed is the Fruit of
thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for
us sinners, now and at the hour of our deaths.
Praying for your trip to the doctor.
REMEMBER, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help, or sought thy intercession was left unaided. Inspired with this confidence, I fly to thee, O Virgin of virgins, my Mother; to thee do I come; before thee I stand, sinful and sorrowful. O Mother of the Word Incarnate, despise not my petitions, but in thy mercy hear and answer me. Amen.
I have “white coat” phobia as well, and I know just how hard it is to go to the doctor. All will be well. I said a prayer for you.
Prayer to St. Luke:
Most charming and saintly Physician, you were animated by the heavenly Spirit of love. In faithfully detailing the humanity of Jesus, you also showed His divinity and His genuine compassion for all human beings. Inspire our physicians with your professionalism and with the divine compassion for their patients. Enable them to cure the ills of both body and spirit that afflict so many in our day.
O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee. Amen.
Saint Michael, the archangel, defend us in battle, be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the devil, may God rebuke him, we humbly pray. And do you, O’ Prince of the Heavenly host, by the power of God thrust into Hell Satan and all the other evil spirits who prowl about the world for the ruin of souls.
Our Father who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on Earth as it is in Heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee.
Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb Jesus.
Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death.
Prayer to Our Lady of Mental Peace
O Lady of Mental Peace,
Mother of Tranquility
and Mother of Hope,
look upon Ron_Obvious in this time
of weakness and unrest.
Teach her searching heart
to know that God’s Love
for her is unchanging and
unchangeable, and, that
true human love can only
begin and grow by touching
Let your gentle Peace -
which this world cannot give
- be always with her.
And, help her to bring this
same Peace into the lives
Our Lady of Mental Peace,
- Pray for us!
Full of Grace,
The Lord is with thee.
Blessed art thou among women,
and blessed is the fruit
of thy womb,
Mother of God,
pray for us sinners now,
and at the hour of our death
Praying hard. Stay on top of that blood pressure problem, it can be controlled.
Saying prayers that you will be at peace and free from all anxiety, and for a good report from the doctor.
Christ said to His loved ones:
“I am with you, fear not, be not anxious.” May I, then, be confident
that in the trials and crosses of my life that You, O Lord, will be my
constant companion. Whenever I cannot stand, You will carry me
lovingly in Your arms. May I have no fear of what may happen
tomorrow. For the same Eternal Father Who cares for me today
will take care of me tomorrow and every day of my life. You, O Lord,
will either shield me from suffering or give me strength to bear it patiently.
May I be at peace then, and put aside all useless thoughts, anxieties