Prayer Ministries

Prayer Ministries at Holy Name of Jesus

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Holy Name of Jesus sponsors a chapel dedicated to 24 hours of silent prayer in the presence of Jesus our Lord. Anyone may visit the chapel anytime, but at least one person (preferably two) is scheduled each hour of the day. The chapel is accessed through the west entrance of Holy Name of Jesus. You are invited to come and sit with our Lord at any time. Learn more on our Adoration Chapel page.

Prayer Line

Pray for parishioners who have requested your intercession. To submit a prayer request or to have your name added to the list of parishioners committed to praying for others, email This is a confidential ministry.

Monday Morning Prayer Group

Each Monday morning, Holy Name of Jesus School moms and parishioners meet to pray in the Adoration Chapel from 8-9 a.m. All are welcome; you can come for just a portion of it or the whole hour, whatever fits your schedule. The group begins with silent meditation, followed by the Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Scriptural Rosary (rotating mysteries throughout the year, Litany of the Blessed Virgin Mary (rotating litany throughout the year), and closing prayers. Contact Joanie Meehan to learn more.

Prayer Shawl

Knit or crochet a Prayer Shawl for someone in need of God’s compassion, love and comfort in their life. Pray as you create this work of love. For additional information on knitting a Prayer Shawl or if you know someone who is in need of this gift of love, contact Madaline Renshaw either via email or phone: 763-473-4096.

New Beginnings Prayer Group

Looking for additional opportunities to pray and offer praise to the Lord? The New Beginnings Prayer Group sponsors Healing Masses throughout the year. Info regarding them can be obtained by calling Teresa Walker at 763-553-1343.  

Healing Masses

A Healing Mass is a traditional Mass and is usually attended by people seeking physical, spiritual or emotional healing from the Lord. Prayers are offered specifically for healing. The celebrant as well as prayer teams are available after Mass for the laying on of hands and additional private prayer. They also provide people an opportunity for spiritual growth and ways to be more positive about their faith. They can also bring great consolation. These Masses are scheduled bi-monthly. Contact Teresa Walker either via email or phone: 763-553-1343.