Prayer League Membership
The Father Walter Ciszek Prayer League is the official organization promoting the cause for the
canonization of Father Walter J. Ciszek, S.J., under the direction of Bishop John O. Barres. The Prayer League is
open to all who desire to promote the cause of canonization through prayer.
If you would like to become a member of the Father Walter Ciszek Prayer League or renew a current
membership, simply click on the button at left to download a printable membership form.
Please complete this form and mail it along with your membership fee
of $10.00 (ten dollars) to:
The Father Walter Ciszek Prayer League
18 E. Oak Street
Shenandoah, PA 17976-2356
Phone: (570) 462-2270
Checks should be made out to the Father Walter Ciszek Prayer League.
Please let us know if your address changes so that we may forward all Prayer League
mailings to your new address.
Membership in the League requires:
- The daily recitation of an Our Father and Hail Mary for the cause;
- A striving in one's personal life to be a witness of living faith through acceptance of the
will of God as manifested in daily life;
- Promoting the cause by making the life works and message of Father Ciszek more widely known;
- Supporting the cause financially, if possible.
All members will receive the newsletter, "For and from the Friends of Father Walter J. Ciszek, S.J."
Father Walter Ciszek Prayer League Spiritual Benefits
- Remembrance in the annual Father Walter J. Ciszek Mass celebrated in St. Casimir Church,
- Remembrance at Holy Mass celebrated each month by a priest who serves on the Prayer League
- Remembrance in the prayers of the Byzantine Catholic Nuns of
Holy Annunciation Monastery in Sugarloaf, PA.
- Remembrance in the daily prayers of the students of the Trinity
Academy at the Father Walter Ciszek Center.
- Remembrance in the daily prayers of the seminarians of the Diocese of Allentown.
- Publication of special intentions in the Prayer League newsletter.