Our Prayer For Self Category

Prayer for Babies, Children and Youth

Adapted from Saint John Vianney We implore You, O Lord, by the intercession of Saint Philomena, Virgin and Martyr, who was ever most pleasing to Your eyes for her eminent purity and her life of virtue, pardon us our sins and grant us all the graces we need (name any […] Read more »

Novena Prayer for Hopeless Cases

Most holy Apostle, Saint Jude, faithful servant and friend of Jesus, the Church honors and invokes you universally, as the patron of difficult cases, of things almost despaired of. Pray for me, I am so helpless and alone. Intercede with God for me that He bring visible and speedy help. […] Read more »

Prayer for Expectant Mothers

O great Saint Gerard, beloved servant of Jesus Christ and devoted child of Mother of God, enkindle within my heart one spark of that heavenly fire of charity which glowed in your heart. God has raised you up as the patron and protector of expectant mothers. Help me be grateful […] Read more »

Prayer for Avoiding Miscarriages

Dear Saint Catherine, you know the temptations of mothers today as well as the dangers that await unborn infants. Intercede for me that I may avoid miscarriage and bring forth a healthy baby who will become a true child of God. Also pray for all mothers, that they may not […] Read more »

Prayer of Saint Bonaventure to Saint Anthony of Padua

Let those who seek for miracles invoke the glorious Saint Anthony. At his word all evils disappear: death and error, demons and leprosy; the sick rise up restored to perfect health. His word and presence calm the troubled seas and break the captive’s chain, lost things are found, and old […] Read more »

Before Traveling

Dear Lord, once, you let the children of Israel walk through the sea with dry feet. You also showed the three Wise Men the way to your crib by the guidance of a star. We beg you: grant us a good trip and a peaceful day. Let us have your […] Read more »

Prayer of St. Ignatius of Loyola

Take O Lord, and receive my entire liberty, my understanding and my whole will. All that I am and all that I possess you have given me. I surrender it all to you to be disposed of according to your will. Give me only your love and your grace; with […] Read more »

Prayer of St. Francis

Lord, make me an instrument of Thy peace; Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; And where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, grant that I may not […] Read more »