THANKS FOR PARTICIPATING Tell a friend about CathNews…Win a Subscription to a Great New Online Prayer Resource


CathNews USA is partnering with GR8 Prayer Enterprises in Australia to give away five (5) free subscriptions to their online prayer resource (worth $25-$35 each) and five (5) free iPhone prayer apps (worth $1.99 each).

Written by Gabby Tullio and his wife Rachele–a well-known author of very popular prayer books for schools and educational institutions in Australia–the GR8 Prayer Enterprises subscription site and app are ideal resources for schools, parishes, retreat centers, families or for any groups that gather to pray. See more info on GR8 Prayer Enterprises and download free prayer samples below.


In order to win one of the 5 free subscriptions or 5 free iPhone apps, simply send us an email with the names and email addresses of any friends you’d like to introduce to CathNewsUSA (make sure you put the words “PRAYER CONTEST” in the subject line). Every legitimate email address you send will count as one entry in our random drawing. There’s no limit to the number of entries you can make, as long as each friend’s email you suggest is new and hasn’t been submitted to us in previous contests. (We will only use the address for the purpose of inviting your friend to join our daily email list. It will not be shared with any third parties.)

Send us the names and addresses of friends you’d like to invite via email at Contest runs from May 15, 2012 at 12:01am (est) to June 1, 2012 at 12:01am (est), so make sure you enter today!

More about GR8 Prayer Enterprises
Are you looking for prayers that staff in schools or students enjoy praying? Do you want to read prayers that involve the heart, that touch the soul and the mind? Have you been searching for prayers to deepen your understanding of God through stories, humor and parables? Are you looking for answers to the big questions in life: Why is there suffering? How can I forgive? How can I be happy?

The GR8 Prayer website is an incredibly useful resource for teachers, school staff meetings, board meetings or for any group that gathers to pray.

Our prayers focus on topics such as:

  • Children and young people
  • Teaching, schools, students
  • Forgiveness and reconciliation
  • Prayers of thanksgiving
  • Mission, meaning and purpose
  • Social justice
  • Relationships

Our GR8 Prayer iPhone app has been specially designed to touch your heart with short wisdom stories, parables and reflections about life. The prayers immerse you in the spiritual understanding of a very loving God who cares deeply about you. There is wisdom in this app about teaching, the purpose of life, relationships and social justice. Most of all, this app is one of hope and inspiration because God is at the heart of it all.


What They’re Saying…
A very useful resource for those in search of fresh prayers for shared ministry. 

Sister Mary Paul McCaughey,
Archdiocesan Superintendent of Schools, Chicago

The website,, is a wonderful step forward for Catholic schools in a technological age.
Dr Dan White,
CEO, Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Sydney, Australia

“Rachele and Gabby have developed a beautiful set of prayers and reflections that parents and educators alike will find affirming and challenging. Those who visit the website will enter a space where they will find topics of interest addressed in very accessible ways.”
Dr. Paul Sharkey
Director of Catholic Education South Australia (CESA)


Want to see some sample prayers from the website?

Visit the site here and click on the “Get 2 Free Samples” button on the large middle section marked “Special Offer, Subscribe Today!” to download the pdf.