Novena Prayer in Honor of the Child Jesus presented in the Temple
A Novena of Masses will be offered and prayed for your intentions in honor of Our Lady, Queen of All Saints, October 22-31, 2020.
(Prayer composed by Pope Francis, April 25, 2020)
(Before saying the following prayer, mentally bring your special intention(s) to mind).
O Mary, You shine continuously on our journey as a sign of salvation and hope. We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick, who, at the foot of the cross, were united with Jesus’ suffering, and persevered in your faith.
“Protectress of the Roman people,” you know our needs, and we know that you will provide, so that, as at Cana in Galilee, joy and celebration may return after this time of trial.
Help us, Mother of Divine Love, to conform ourselves to the will of the Father and to do what Jesus tells us. For he took upon himself our suffering, and burdened himself with our sorrows to bring us, through the cross, to the joy of the Resurrection. Amen.
We fly to your protection, O Holy Mother of God; Do not despise our petitions in our necessities, but deliver us always from every danger, O Glorious and Blessed Virgin.