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Novena to Pope St. Sylvester I

Novena Begins:  December 22 Feast Day:  December 31 Patron Saint of: Sick, Benedictines, Sylvestrine, Feroleto Antico, Nonantola Day 1 – Novena to Pope St. Sylvester I Let us begin, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. O admirable St. Sylvester,you lived through the persecutions of Diocletianand not only survived but flourished.Intercede for your namesake (Name of the … Continue reading Novena to Pope St. Sylvester I

Daily Bible Reading – December 22, 2021

Link to today’s readings: Daily Bible Reading – December 22, 2021 | USCCB Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Advent Lectionary: 198 Reading I 1 Sm 1:24-28 In those days,Hannah brought Samuel with her,along with a three-year-old bull,an ephah of flour, and a skin of wine,and presented him at the temple of the LORD in Shiloh. After the boy’s father had sacrificed the young bull,Hannah, his mother, … Continue reading Daily Bible Reading – December 22, 2021

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Day 23 – St. Andrew Christmas Novena 2021

Let us begin, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. The St. Andrew Christmas novena is traditionally recited 15 times per day starting on November 30th (St. Andrew Feast day) until Christmas Eve 24th   Hail and blessed be the hour and moment In which the Son of God was born of the most pure Virgin Mary at midnight, in … Continue reading Day 23 – St. Andrew Christmas Novena 2021

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54 Day Rosary Novena Day 52 ( Joyful Mysteries)

Opening prayerThe second 27 days are in thanksgiving: Hail, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary, my Mother Mary, hail! At thy feet I gratefully kneel to offer thee a Crown of Roses, snow white buds to remind thee of thy joys, each bud recalling to thee a holy mystery; each ten bound together with my petition for a particular grace. O Holy Queen, Dispenser of … Continue reading 54 Day Rosary Novena Day 52 ( Joyful Mysteries)