This Novena of Grace, which begins March 4 and ends on March 12, the day of St. Francis Xavier's canonization, owes its origin to that good saint himself. In December 1633, Fr. Marchello Mastrilli, S.J. was dying. St. Francis appeared to him, asking him to renew the vow he made to work in Japan. St. Francis promised that all who ask his help during this novena and worthily receive Confession and Holy Communion on one of the nine days will experience his protection and may hope with…See More
For Lent this year, as a small sacrifice to Our Lord, we suggest that adults, young and old, pray the "Golden Arrow" prayer at least 5 times per day in honor of Our Lord's Five Major Wounds. Of course, please feel free to do more! We will start on Ash Wednesday and conclude on Good Friday. This will be a small group act of praise and reparation to Our Suffering Savior.…See More
This Lent, for the children, we are organizing a prayer campaign of reparation to Our Suffering Lord.Please pray the following prayer 14x a day:"Lord Jesus Crucified, have mercy on us!"The number fourteen is suggested, like the 14 Stations of the Cross -- but feel free to do more, if you'd like! We will start on Ash…See More
This is for those who would like to join in fasting on Fridays for your particular nation. We will also be offering our rosary that day for these intentions.Here in the U.S.A. we are doing this for an end to the wicked abortion "laws" being enacted in several states such as New York, Colorado, Oregon, New Mexico, Alaska and soon Vermont. As if abortion in any moment of a…See More
Hail, Mary Most Holy, Beloved Daughter of God the Father! Through the intercession of Mother Marianna de Jesus Torres, grant thy good success to this request (mention here) Our Father......Hail Mary.....Glory Be St. Michael, pray for us Hail, Mary Most Holy, Admirable Mother of God the Son! Through the…See More
Most Bountiful God, I sincerely and humbly thank Thee for all of Thy many benefits to me during the past year, and for the privilege of beginning a new year. Do Thou mercifully continue Thy gracious help and protection, so that I may not only spend this coming year in Thy service, but also may increase from day to day in…See More
This novena to Saint Francis Xavier is for the most precious blessings of living and dying in the state of grace.For all our Missions and all our missionary priests and religious. Especially remembering our Crusaders in India, the Southern Pacific and Southeast Asia. Most amiable and most loving Saint Francis Xavier,…See More
Happy Birthday, Lisa, and many more. May God bless you today and always. Thank you very much for being "here" with all of us and attending / praying so many of our novenas and other prayer "events." We are so fortunate to have you as a member of our group.