How To: Pray the Divine Mercy Novena

St. Faustina Kowalska's wrote in her Diary that Jesus requested the Feast of Divine Mercy be preceded by a Divine Mercy Novena beginning on Good Friday.  He gave St. Faustina a specific intention to pray for on each day of the Novena. In her diary, St. Faustina wrote that Jesus told her: "On each day … Continue reading How To: Pray the Divine Mercy Novena

St. Andrew Christmas Novena or Christmas Anticipation Novena

A medieval tradition, the St. Andrew Christmas Novena or Christmas Anticipation Novena beings on the Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle and continues all four weeks of Advent ending on Christmas Day. This novena helps prepare us for the Birth of Our Lord. Tradition states that women used to pray this novena for a good … Continue reading St. Andrew Christmas Novena or Christmas Anticipation Novena

How To: Pray the Our Lady Undoer of Knots Rosary Novena

Made popular by Pope Francis who became familiar with this devotion to Our Lady during his studies in Germany, Our Lady the Undoer of Knots theologically dates back years before the image of Our Lady the Undoer of Knots was painted. Saint Irenaeus wrote that, “The knot of Eve’s disobedience was untied by the obedience … Continue reading How To: Pray the Our Lady Undoer of Knots Rosary Novena

Immaculate Conception Novena

Please, join me in praying the Immaculate Conception Novena. The novena begins TODAY (Wednesday.) This novena begins 9 days before the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. A few years ago, I remember working in San Antonio, Texas. There are a string of colonial Spanish missions called the "Mission Trail." The one Mission is still an … Continue reading Immaculate Conception Novena

How To: Pray the Miraculous 54 Day Rosary Novena

Months ago I wrote a blog post The 54 Day Rosary Novena . . . Whew! expressing my initial experience with praying this beautiful and arduous rosary novena. The post gives an overview of how the 54 Day Rosary novena came to be. A labor of love, the Miraculous 54 Day Rosary novena cultivates virtue and the … Continue reading How To: Pray the Miraculous 54 Day Rosary Novena

St. Therese of Lisieux Novena

Please, join me and over 200,000 other members of the Pray More Novenas community in praying this powerful novena to the Little Flower. St. Therese is known as the Little Flower. This is because those who receive miracles by her intercession are often given roses or flowers as a sign. She is sometimes called St. … Continue reading St. Therese of Lisieux Novena

Pentecost/Holy Spirit Novena

Please, Join Me for the Pentecost/ Holy Spirit Novena starting TOMORROW or Friday May 6th. To celebrate Pentecost, the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Church, we are going to pray the Holy Spirit Novena! It is a powerful and moving novena that is meant to help us open ourselves up to the third […]

St. Joseph, Husband of Mary Novena

Please, join me in praying the nine Day Novena to St. Jospeh, Husband of Mary. The novena already started through PrayMoreNovenas.com. Mea Culpable for missing the novena start date. However, St. Joseph's Feast Day occurs on March 19th and the novena invokes a powerful intercessor. http://www.praymorenovenas.com/podcast/day-1-st-joseph-husband-mary-novena-2017 March 19th marks my brother and sister-in-law's sixth wedding … Continue reading St. Joseph, Husband of Mary Novena

St. Andrew Christmas Novena

Happy Feast Day of St. Andrew! The St. Andrew Christmas Novena or the Christmas Anticipation Novena begins TODAY, November 30th and goes until Christmas Eve, December 24th. The novena prayer is prayed 15 x's per day. This novena is a medieval novena with a legacy. Stories and legends surround this novena. Tradition states that woman … Continue reading St. Andrew Christmas Novena

Immaculate Conception Novena

Please, join me and 300,000 others praying the Immaculate Conception Novena. The novena begins TODAY [Tuesday]. This novena begins 9 days before the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. A few years ago, I remember working in San Antonio, Texas. There are a string of colonial Spanish missions called the "Mission Trail." The one Mission is … Continue reading Immaculate Conception Novena