Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 9: Saint Lawrence of Rome

O glorious Saint Lawrence, Martyr for the Faith, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, with love for those who suffer, heavily laden with the weight of my troubles, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 9: Saint Lawrence of Rome

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 8: Saint Raymond of Toulouse

O glorious Saint Raymond, husband, father, deacon, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to take my present need under your special protection. Vouchsafe to recommend it to our Lord Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 8: Saint Raymond of Toulouse

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 7: Saint Francis of Assisi

O Holy Saint Francis, through your kind intercession we seek holiness above all things. We seek the faith, hope and love that allowed you to joyfully renounce the pleasures of earthly life and to radically follow our Lord Jesus Christ. Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 7: Saint Francis of Assisi

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 6: Saint Philip the Deacon

O glorious Saint Philip, tireless preacher of the Faith, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to take my present need under your special protection, that they may serve faithfully Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 6: Saint Philip the Deacon

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 5: Saint Ephrem the Syrian

O glorious Saint Ephrem, harp of the Spirit, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to take my present need under your special protection and to make your prayer mine: Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 5: Saint Ephrem the Syrian

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 4: Saint Benjamin the Deacon

O glorious Saint Benjamin, constant preacher and Martyr for the Faith, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to take my present need under your special protection. Vouchsafe to recommend Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 4: Saint Benjamin the Deacon

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 3: Saint Andrew of Crete

O glorious Saint Andrew, preacher, monk, and poet of the Faith, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to take my present need under your special protection and to make Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 3: Saint Andrew of Crete

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 2: Saint Alcuin

O glorious Saint Alcuin, great teacher of the Faith, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you to take my present need under your special protection and to make your prayer Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 2: Saint Alcuin

Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 1: Saint Stephen

O glorious Saint Stephen, first Martyr for the Faith, filled with compassion for those who invoke you, with love for those who suffer, heavily laden with the weight of my troubles. I kneel at your feet and humbly beg you Continue reading Novena to the Holy Deacons, Day 1: Saint Stephen