Novena to Saint Gerard

Strive each day to practice in the virtue indicated in the petition.

Day 1 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, ever full of faith obtain for me that , believing firmly all that the Church of God proposes to my belief, I may strive to secure through a holy life the joys of eternal happiness.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Let us Pray

O Almighty and everlasting God, who didst draw to thyself Saint Gerard, even from his tenderest years, making him conformable to the Image of Thy Crucified Son, grant we beseech Thee, that imitating his example, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Day 2 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, most generous saint, who from thy tenderest years didst care so little for the goods of earth, grant that I may place all my confidence in Jesus Christ alone, my true Treasure, who alone can make me happy in time and in eternity.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 3 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, bright seraph of love, who despising all earthly love, didst consecrate thy life to the service of God and thy neighbor, promoting God’s glory in thy lowly state, and ever ready to assist the distressed and console the sorrowful, ob5tain for me, I beseech thee, that loving God the only God and my neighbor for His sake, I may be hereafter united to Him for ever in glory.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 4 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, spotless lily of purity, by the angelic virtue and thy wonderful innocence of life thou didst receive from the Infant Jesus and His Immaculate Mother, sweet pledges of tenderest love, grant, I beseech thee, that I may ever strive in my life-long fight, and thus win the crown that awaits the brave and the true.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 5 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, model of holy obedience, who through thy life didst heroically submit the judgment to those who represent Jesus Christ to thee, thus sanctifying thy lowliest actions, obtain for me from God cheerful admission to His Holy Will and the virtue of perfect obedience, that I may be made comfortable to Jesus, my Model, who was obedient even to death.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 6 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, most perfect imitator of Jesus Christ our Redeemer, do thou whose greatest glory was to be humble and lowly, obtain that I too, knowing my littleness in God’s sight, may be found worthy to enter the kingdom that is promised to the humble and lowly of heart.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 7 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, unconquered hero, most patient in suffering, do thou who didst glory in infirmity, and under slander and most cruel ignominy didst rejoice to suffer with Christ, obtain for me patience and resignation in my sorrows, that I may bravely bear the cross that is to gain for me the crown of everlasting glory.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 8 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, true lover of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament of the Altar, do thou who didst kneel long hours before the Tabernacle, and there didst taste the joys of the Paradise. Obtain for me, I beseech thee, the spirit of prayer and an undying love for the Most Holy Sacrament, that thus receiving frequently the Body and Blood of Jesus, I may daily grow in His holy love and merit the priceless grace of loving Him even to the end.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Day 9 – St. Gerard Novena

Saint Gerard, most favorite child of heaven, to whom Mary gave the Infant Jesus in the day of thy childhood, to whom she sweetly came before thou didst close thine eyes In death, obtain for me I beseech thee, so to seek and love my Blessed Mother during life, that she may be my joy and consolation in this valley of tears, until with thee, before the throne of God, I may praise her goodness for all eternity. Amen.

Then say Nine Hail Marys, with the following Versicle and Prayer.

V. Pray for us, O Saint Gerard.
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

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  1. Dear St. Gerard,
    As I come to the day nine of this novena, I beg you to please pray for my daughter Laura and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her baby grow normally and proportionally and is born healthy and normal. Please pray that her baby have not birth defects or genetic defects. Please pray for my daughter that her blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you so much.

  2. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy, safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her baby grow normally and have proportional limbs. Please pray that he is healthy and does not have any birth defects or any birth defects. Please pray for my daughter that her blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you St. Gerard.

  3. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her baby be born healthy and normal. Please pray that his limbs grown in proportion to the rest of his body. Please pray that he gains sufficient weight. Please pray that he does not have any birth defects or conditions that are not normal. Please pray that my daughter’s blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you St. Gerard.

  4. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that the baby be healthy and normal without any defects or conditions. Please pray that his limbs grow normally as does the rest of his little body. Thank you St. Gerard.

  5. I pray for safe delivery of my son
    I. Ask that God grants me short labor. Ipray for a healthy baby.. In Jesus name.
    Amen

  6. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that the baby grow normally and that his arms and legs catch up in proportion to his body. Please pray that he is healthy and normal. Please pray that my daughter’s blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you.

  7. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy, normal and safe pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her baby grow normally and that her baby is healthy and normal. Please pray that my daughter’s blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you St. Gerard. I place my prayers in you.

  8. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and my unborn grandson. Please pray that the issues she and the baby are experiencing now not be a problem and that the baby grow normally. Please pray that the baby he healthy and normal. Please pray that my daughter’s blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you St. Gerard.

  9. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her son be born healthy and normal without any complications. Please pray that his growth is normal. Praying that her blood pressure stay down and that she does not have any other issues. Thank you St. Gerard.

  10. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that the baby be healthy and normal and safe. Please pray that he catches up in his growth and be healthy and normal. Please pray for my daughter that she is healthy both mentally and physically. Please pray that her blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Thank you St. Gerard.

  11. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter and her unborn son. Please pray that the baby is healthy and normal. Please pray that he grows normally and in proportion to his body. Please pray that he is healthy and my daughter is healthy. Please pray that her blood pressure and anxiety stay down. Please pray the the baby be born without any complications. Thank you.

  12. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter Laura and her unborn son. Please pray that he is healthy with normal growth. Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy baby and delivery. Please pray that her baby grow properly to a normal size and be born healthy without any complications. Thank you St. Gerard.

  13. Oh Dearest St. Gerard, i pray for your protection throught my pregnancy in these few remaining days remaining for me to deliver.

    Oh St. Gerald its my first born and am abit scared, kindly calm me down and give me the strength to go through asafe and healthy delivery for both me and my baby.

    I pray all this through our Lord Jesus christ Amen.

  14. Oh Dearest St. Gerard, i pray for your protection throught my pregnancy in these few remaining days remaining for me to deluver.

    Oh St. Gerald its my first born and am abit scared, kindly calm me down and give me the strength to go through asafe and healthy delivery for both me and my baby.

    I pray all this through our Lord Jesus christ Amen.

  15. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that all her tests and appointments are all fine. Please pray that the baby is growing normally. Pray that my daughter’s blood pressure stay down. Thank you St. Gerard.

  16. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that all her tests and appointments are all fine. Please pray that her blood pressure stays normal. Thank you St. Gerard.

  17. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her blood pressure stays down to normal levels and her other issues get better. Thank you.

  18. Dear St. Gerard,

    Please, pray for my daughter for a healthy pregnancy and safe delivery.

    Also for my daughter, that all her academic crisis will be resolved and solutions provided to sort out the problem.

  19. Dear st Gerard,
    See me through my fourth pregnancy with a safe and healthy pregnancy and a desired baby boy amen.

  20. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy, safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that all her tests come back fine. Please pray that all her current issues get better and not be a problem to her or the baby. Thank you.

  21. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy baby and delivery. Please pray that issues are fine and cause no problems for her or the baby. Thank you St. Gerard.

  22. Dear Padre Pio,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that all her issues are resolved and that all her tests come back fine. Praying for her anxiety also, please pray that she is able to enjoy everything without worry. Thank you St. Gerard.

  23. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that her all the issues that she is having right now be okay. Pray that her doctor appointment and tests are all good. Pray also for her anxiety that it reduced and that she may be able to enjoy her pregnancy. Thank you.

  24. St Gerard please pray for my daughter and her unborn child to have a safe pregnancy and a healthy child Amen

  25. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she has a healthy, safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Please pray that all her tests and doctor appointments are fine. Please pray that her present issue does not cause any problems for her and the baby. Thank you.

  26. Dear St.Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, baby and delivery. Praying that all her current issues be okay.
    Thank you St. Gerard.

  27. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she have a healthy, safe and normal pregnancy and baby. Praying that her issue at this time so away and that all is well. Thank you.

  28. A friend of my mother has a rare neck cancer and is pregnant. Tomorrow they are going to see if the baby’s lungs are developed enough so that she can be induced. The mama has forgone treatment so far. Please pray for a safe delivery and ongoing health for the baby and mother.

  29. St. Gerard
    Please pray for me that I will have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. Im pregnant again after a previous miscarriage and I’m struggling to stay positive.

  30. St. Gerald please intercede on my behalf, that I may be with child this month and be blessed with a healthy baby boy.

  31. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my daughter that she may have a healthy, safe and normal pregnancy, delivery and baby. Thank you.

  32. St Gerard,
    Please intercede and pray that my husband and I be able to conceive this month.Please give us a healthy baby in our home.
    Amen

  33. Dear St Gerald pls pray for my husband and I that we may conceive,have a healthy pregnancy and give birth to healthy and precious babies. Amen

  34. Please pray that my boyfriend becomes closer to God and finally asks me to marry him so we can raise our kids in the church. I also ask that I pass my exam for teacher certification and obtain a teaching job, he needs a good paying job with benefits so we can move into our own home. Amen

  35. Dear St. Gerard please intercede and pray for my daughter M to conceive this month. Please protect the baby and M’s Heath through the process.

  36. That I get into St Louis university school of law if it’s God’s will. My wife and I obtain substantial employment. I am awarded the winning proposal to develop Maryland Heights Missouri and Faustina return home!!!!

  37. That I get into St Louis university school of law if it’s God’s will. My wife and I obtain substantial employment. I am awarded the winning proposal to develop Maryland Heights Missouri and Faustina return home!

  38. That I get into St Louis university school of law if it’s God’s will. My wife and I obtain substantial employment. I am awarded the winning proposal to develop Maryland Heights Missouri and Faustina return home.

  39. That I get accepted into law school, my and I obtain substantial employment, that I have the winning proposal to develope Maryland height Missouri and Faustina returns home I ask this through Jesus Christ Amen……

  40. That I get accepted into law school, my and I obtain substantial employment, that I have the winning proposal to develope Maryland height Missouri and Faustina returns home I ask this through Jesus Christ Amen!

  41. That I get accepted into law school, my and I obtain substantial employment, that I have the winning proposal to develope Maryland height Missouri and Faustina returns home I ask this through Jesus Christ Amen…

  42. That I get accepted into law school, my and I obtain substantial employment, that I have the winning proposal to develope Maryland height Missouri and Faustina returns home I ask this through Jesus Christ Amen

  43. That I get accepted into law school, my and I obtain substantial employment, that I have the winning proposal to develope Maryland height Missouri and Faustina returns home I ask this through Jesus Christ Amen.

  44. Please St. Gerard pray for me and my husband to be able to conceive promptly I just went through a miscarriage at 4 weeks we are so devastated. My husband and I want a baby so desperately please pray for us.

  45. Praying this novena for my daughter Laura. Pray that she have a healthy safe and normal pregnancy, delivery and baby. Thank you so much for your intercession.

  46. Praying for my daughter that she have a healthy safe normal pregnancy, delivery and baby. Praying for all her tests that they all come back fine. Thank you for your intercession St. Gerard.

  47. Praying for my daughter Laura that she have a healthy normal and safe pregnancy, delivery and baby. Praying for all her tests also that they come back good. Thank you.

  48. Pray for my daughter who is 36 weeks pregnant and on bedrest at the hospital for high blood pressure. Pray for my grandchild and my daughter for Gods protection and good health.

  49. Praying for my daughter that she has a healthy and happy pregnancy. Praying that she have a healthy normal baby and delivery. Thank you.

  50. Dear saint Gerald
    I went to the Doctor and I was told my baby is not growing and doesn’t have a heart beat. I’m now 7 week still waiting for the miscarriage I was told about. But I know the God I pray will perform miracle. Saint Gerald please help me through my prayer that this child will wake up and be healthy. Please Lord help me get through this, let your will be done whatever happen I believe is for the best.
    Amen

  51. Dear St. Gerard,
    Please pray for my neice and allow her to hear clearly through both ear canals. She’s an angle sent from God and I know she will fight through this and I know God has made her strong! Allow us to stay as positive as possible especially her amazing, loving parents! Saint Gerard pray for us, in Jesus name.
    Amen.

  52. Please Pray for my godson and wife to be blessed with a baby St Gerard. All prease and glory to our Lord. Thank you St Gerard for your intercession Amen

  53. Dear Saint Gerard,
    We pray that you will intercede on our behalf. Pray for us that we may conceive a healthy baby and have a healthy pregnancy, labor and delivery. We know all things happen best in God’s time, so we also ask for prayers to stay positive and confident in God’s great will for our lives.

    Amen.

  54. Please pray for my wife and I. We desperately ask for Saint Gerard’s help in conceiving a healthy baby after suffering a miscarriage in the fall.

  55. My family prayed a novena for my daughter in August to St. Gerald for her to conceive a child.She and her husband had some issues with fertility.
    So we decide to ask for help.Two weeks ago she informed us she is expecting and she is 10 weeks pregnant.All praise and glory to our Lord.Thank you Saint Gerald for you intercession.

  56. Please pray for my Grandbaby to be ok. The ultrasound at 22 and 26 weeks shows 2 tiny cysts on the brain. we are praying for them to be absorbed as they sometimes are and for a healthy safe delivery for mom and baby as well as peace of mind for Mom and Dad in the mean time.

  57. Pls intercede for me to conceive a beautiful baby girl. I also pray for all those seeking to conceive, for you to help them conceive. Amen.

  58. St. Gerard please pray for my daughter Nicole, that after 2 miscarriages she has a healthy and safe full term pregnancy. She has been trying and wants this for so long now. Please bless her and my son in law and this baby who will bring such joy into everyone’s lives. St Gerard pray for us. Amen

  59. I pray for my baby Sarah Abigail that she may be born healthy. I also pray that she is born full of the Holy Spirit. For my Angel that’s in Heaven. I pray for my daughter and husband who are anxious to meet Sarah. In Jesus name I pray. St. Gerard pray for us.

  60. St Gerard, I thank you for praying for my two daughters and through my last pregnancy which ended in miscarriage. I ask you please St Gerard to intercede once more on my behalf and pray for the child that I have been blessed with in my womb. Please pray that the child be healthy and come into the world healthy and safely. Please pray for protection of this child so he or she may see the light of day.
    I pray for all pregnant mothers, especially those considering abortion, that they may reconsider and bring new life into the world. I also pray for all the requests left on this page, may God bless you all and all the children you pray for.
    Thank you St Gerard and thank you Lord Jesus Christ

  61. Please pray ny neice is pregnant with twins one is down syndrome and they are telling her to obort the one because she herself has health issues. Please pray she keeps her babies and she can cope. She has had man sufferings in life. Please pray

  62. St. Gerard, please pray for me to help me and my husband to conceive a child. I have a polycystic ovarian syndrome that prevents me from getting pregnant. Please ask our heavenly father to give me the gift of having a child and experience motherhood. I believe and trust in the Lord that he will give me a child soon. St. Gerard Pray for Us.Amen.

  63. Please pray for my daughter and her unborn child that the baby will over come cystic hygroma that it will dissolve and she can delivery a healthy baby.

  64. Dear St Gerard, please ask our heavenly Father to bless my son and daughter in law with a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby.. They have suffered through three devastating miscarriages. They believe they still will be blessed with a healthy baby. I say this Novena in their behalf.

  65. DEAR SAINT GERARD PATRON SAINT OF THE MOTHERS LONGING TO HAVE A BABY/BABIES. I THANK YOU FOR THIS GREAT OPPORTUINTY GIVEN TO ME TO JOIN THIS NOVENA PRAYER. SAINT GERARD, I KNOW THAT THERE IS NOTHING YOU ASK GOD TO DO FOR YOU THAT HE CAN NOT DO; AND THERE IS NOTHING IMPOSSIBLE FOR GOD TO DO. PLEASE, INTERCEDE WITH GOD TO HEAL MY MATERNAL PROBLEMS BY BLESSING ME GIFT WITH THE FRUIT OF THE WOMB NOW OR SOON. PLEASE, BLESS GIFT WHO HAS BEEN LONGING TO HAVE A BABY/ BABIES WITH HEALTHY PREGNANCY, HEALTHY BABY/BABIES, SAFE DELIVERY. I ALSO ASK YOU TO BLESS OTHER COUPLES WHO SEEK FOR THE FRUIT OF THE WOMB. THIS I ASK THRU JESUS CHRIST OUR LORD AMEN. THANK YOU JESUS, THANK YOU SAINT GERARD FOR GRANTING MY REQUEST IN JESUS NAME AMEN.

    • Please saint Gerard hear my prayers that my daughter Helen have a safe pregnancy and a healthy baby boy. All praise and glory to our Lord.thank you Saint Gerard for your interception Amen

  66. Dear St. Gerald, you are the interceder of mothers longing to have a child. Intercede for me who is trying to get pregnant this year and get a health pregnancy and a health baby. I pray to most Holy Lord and through generous St Gerald that I conceive soon. St. Gerald, Pray for us

  67. Dear St. Gerald, you are the interceder of mothers longing to have a child. Intercede for me who is trying to get pregnant this year and get a health pregnancy and a health baby. I pray to most Holy Lord and through generous St Gerald that I conceive soon. St. Gerald, Pray for us

  68. Dear St. Gerard, and my Loving Lord Jesus,i pray,and beg that my daughter’s unborn child be born healthy! Last December she battled kidney cancer,in January she and her husband found out they were with child after 7 years of trying. In May the baby was diagnosed with severe spina bifida, and did not survive! My daughter is now pregnant again and I pray to my Most Holy Lord,and most generous St Gerard that this new child be born healthy along with my daughter staying healthy. Our little miracle is already loved, and if born healthy will live under your guidance Dear Lord,and St. Gerard Amen.

  69. Dear St Gerard may d soul of our daughter Ugochinyere we lost 6 months ago during delivery b in heaven with God,angels and saints. May u intercede for me that I will conceive a healthy baby/babies,have normal healthy pregnancy and God to see me through to delivery. To come out of delivery room alive with my baby/babies in good health. I pray for all those seeking for the fruit of d womb may God grant them their wish in Jesus mighty name Amen!

  70. St Gerard,

    Please keep my unborn baby alive and well – doctors couldn’t find heartbeat at 8 weeks last week, hoping they will see it on this weeks scan. This is a desperately wanted and very much loved baby. Amen.

  71. St. Gerad,

    Please pray for Laura and her precious baby, that everything would go well. Let all the worries turn into a joyful praise to the Lord our God. May His will be done. Amen.

  72. St. Gerard please help my husband and I to be able to have another healthy baby. Thank you for our wonderful 1 1/2 year old! Please also take care of our Baby Frances in heaven that I miscarried recently.

  73. St. Gerard,

    Please help me to be pregnant now or very soon. Please be with my miscarried Baby Frances and comfort me in my loss. If it is not God’s will that we have another child, please help me to cope with this.

  74. Dear St. Gerard, Please let my daughter Lisa already be with child this month. Allow this month be the end of her pain and let her be overjoyed to find out that she is pregnant with a healthy happy pregnancy and baby or babies. Please help her to bring this blessed gift into the world. Thank you St. Gerard

  75. St. Gerard,

    Please watch over my unborn baby. It was a shock to see that little heartbeat, especially after the diagnosis the doctor had given me. Please help me bring a healthy blessing into this world.

    Thank you St. Gerard

  76. st Geraard
    i have asked for prayer for my daughter
    she has had a fall and we dont want anything bad to happen so i leave her in your capable hands to protect her and her baby and bring forth a healthy baby at the end of her term.
    thanks you in Jesus’s nanme

  77. Please St Gerard will you watch over and protect my daughter Lorraine
    and her unborn baby let everything go well and bring to fruitition a perfect healthy child
    Thank you st Gerard

    Bethxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

  78. thank you St Gerard for giving me the opertunity to pray this novena
    help me in all my personal requests and bring peace to my soul