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Saint Novenas

There are many beautiful novenas in which you pray for the intercession of a particular Saint. Below is a list of some really great novenas to Saints:

St. Anne Novena – St. Anne is the Mother of the Blessed Virgin Mary and a great Saint!

St. Anthony Novena – Well known for helping people find lost things. He was a Franciscan and is beloved by many.

St. Augustine Novena – One of the greatest defenders of the Catholic faith and renowned prodigal son.

St. Catherine of Siena Novena – A powerful and well loved saint who is also a doctor of the Church!

St. Dymphna Novena – Patroness of Depression and Anxiety, she is helpful to many who suffer.

St. Francis Novena – Founder of the Franciscan order whose holiness and tireless work helped reform the Church.

Fulton Sheen Novena – Not yet a saint, but he was a great Catholic leader in America.

St. Gerard Novena – Patron of Expectant Mothers.

St. Gianna Beretta Molla Novena – Patron of mothers, physicians and unborn children.

St. Joan of Arc Novena – Martyr and young saint from France who led the French army to several military victories at the direction of God.

St. John Bosco Novena – Patron of the youth and founder of the Salesian Order.

St. Joseph, Husband of Mary Novena – Husband of the blessed Virgin Mary and Foster Father of Jesus.

St. Jude Novena – Probably the most popular of all the novenas, St. Jude is the patron of lost causes.

St. Maximilian Kolbe Novena – Hero of the concentration camp Poland.

St. Michael the Archangel Novena – Prince of Angels and protector of the Church.

St. Monica Novena – Monica was the mother of St. Augustine and she is known for praying for mothers, alcoholics and wayward children.

St. Padre Pio Novena – Padre Pio had the stigmata and he is beloved by many Catholics.

St. Peregrine Novena – St. Peregrine is a popular saint because he is the patron saint of Cancer Patients and this is a novena for cancer patients.

St. Philip Neri Novena – Known as the Apostle of Rome he was very humorous and had a big heart.

St. Philomena Novena – Virgin and Martyr of the early Church, she is known for her powerful intercession.

St. Therese Novena – A very popular Saint and doctor of the Church. She is well loved and known for promoting sacrificial love in small things.

Mother Teresa Novena – Not yet a Saint, but she was a Nobel Prize winner and helper of the poorest of the poor.

Liturgical Novenas

A liturgical novena is one that is prayed in cooperation with the liturgical calendar. This type of novena leads up to an important feast of the Church. It generally ends the day before the feast.

A novena is a really great way to prepare spiritually for the major feasts of the Church.

Annunciation Novena – When the angel announced Jesus’ birth to Mary.

Assumption Novena – When Mary was assumed into heaven at the end of her earthly life.

Christmas Novena – The birth of Jesus.

St. Andrew Christmas Novena – Longer Christmas novena beginning on the feast of St. Andrew.

Divine Mercy Novena – The devotion given to us by Jesus through St. Faustina.

Immaculate Conception Novena – The celebration of Mary’s conception without sin.

Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary Novena – The celebration of the Virgin Mary’s birth.

Novena to the Holy Spirit – The celebration of decent of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.

Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus – The devotion given to us by Jesus through St. Margaret Mary.

Christ the King Novena – The feast of Christ the King.

Novenas to Mary

Immaculate Heart of Mary Novena

Our Lady of Guadalupe Novena

Novena to Mary, Undoer of Knots

Our Lady of Sorrows Novena

Novena to the Mother of God for the Nation

Our Lady of Lourdes Novena

Other Novenas

Novena for Pope Benedict

Novena for the Persecuted Church and Religious Freedom

Novena for the Papal Conclave

Novena for the Anniversary of Priestly Ordination

Other Prayers

The Our Father – The Prayer that Jesus taught us.

The Hail Mary – Prayer to our Mother Mary and the main part of the Rosary.

Divine Mercy Chaplet – The chaplet prayer given by St. Faustina.

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  1. My priest who was kidnapped almost three months ago whom I asked for prayers for is dead. His decaying body has been found. Please pray to God to grant him eternal rest and to expose the perpetrators of this heinous crime.

  2. Dear Holy Saints and Angels of God,

    Please pray for me and for all those who are graduates right now that our college years coming up will all go well! Please pray that we may know what classes we must take, and what God is calling us to. Help us to get great grades on our college classes, and to be great witnesses to other people in our lives!

    Thank you Dear Saints and Angels of God!


  3. I need a miracle to get through my legal battle. The mediation is upcoming soon that is on July 12. I have been praying and asking The Heavenly Father to grant me Mercy. I am so anxious and terrified of what the settlement would be. I know prayers move mountains. …
    Here I am begging for Fairness and Justice. I humbly ask for strength, courage and most of all to haves strong faith and trust to God. I have been asking The blessed Mother all the angels and Saints to intercede for me.

  4. Dear Lord,
    I will keep on praying for peace in the world and for freedom for all Christians. To stop the war in the Middle East. Let me always be a peacemaker. Thank You for my younger son finding a job. I pray that my other son also can find a job. Let them change to better and live a happy life in Christ. Take away all our worries and anxiety. I pray for all the Novena prayers to have a safe and Happy summer. Take care of us all while we travel. Mary Mother of Mercy ,pray for us!

  5. Dear Jesus,
    Please bless and protect Charlie and Ana. Charlie was drinking and told Ana that he felt numb and when he drinks it is the only time he feels. Help Charlie Lord know that you are there for him and love him. Ana is trying to help him Lord but he needs you Lord. May he seek you Lord and find hope and peace. Going away to college will help him Lord. Help Ana Lord as well to give her hope and strength to deal with Charlie when he is difficult to deal with and needs better communication and morals. Amen

  6. Dear Lord Jesus,
    Thank You for everything!
    I continue to pray for good health and financial stability for everybody in my family – my daughters, my nephews, my sister, my mom, my husband and me. I pray for my daughters to be very successful in their jobs, to have good families and children soon. I pray for my nephews to find good wives and have children of their own. I pray for G to heal from his addiction and change his life for the better. I pray for my husband and me to keep our jobs until we retire, pay our debts and be blessed with grandchildren from our both daughters.

  7. My prayers are for the church, lukewarm as well as truly devout Christians, particularly in the Middle East, that the Lord will save them from their enemies and end the hatred, killing and violence that is in our world. That we all will turn to Him who loves us with an everlasting love!

  8. To be restored back to the healthy and happy person that I once was, and to be blessed with work.

    Thank you.

    God bless you.


  9. I pray for everyone to be kind to one another and all living things that God has created. I pray for those whom are blessed may pass there blessings to all living things that are in need. Let us make our world great for all like God intended.

    May God’s white light surround and protect all of us!!!!

  10. Hello messengers of GOD, I HAVE BEEN PRAYING MY FAMILY WILL COME BACK TO THE CHURCH & become knowledgeable of scripture & my grandchildren 1 1/2 will be baptized. Also for employment for my friend Aaron. Thank you. & god bless you all & may your prayers be answered.

  11. Lord I pray for my health to improve for my family children love ones and a special frien ester Lopez and family for a speddy recovery thank you

  12. My Dearest Jesus our Lord and our Savior, please hear all the Prayers presented in this novena…I beg you to grant my Hearts desire and My Earnest Prayer. THANK YOU MY FATHER AND MY JESUS. Amen.

  13. I pray for guidance in my life and let the Lord take control over it .I ask for forgiveness since i have sinned .

  14. Dear Lord,
    I pray for my sister in law. Take away the hatred from her heart. She can not let go of the past. Make her forgive everyone she has hurt. Forgive us Lord for hurting her. We don,t want to live in sins of the past.Let her find peace. Let us love each other even more!

  15. I continue to pray for my daughter Ness healing of cancer. Praying for my friend Bles who has psychotic. Praying for me and my family, may our Lord Jesus continue to give us strength facing our trials. Thank you everyone for praying this novena.

  16. My Dear Lord,
    Thank You that I am free to be a witness to my Faith and that I have not been prosecuted. Make me stay strong to my Catholic Church. Let me be a peacemaker in my family and extended family. Thank You for helping my son to find a job. Help my other son also find employment. I want them to find their way in their life journey and be thankful to You. Help my husband in his illness and let him be calm.
    We have a hard time with him. Give us strength. I pray for all others over the World to have freedom of Faith and peace in their hearts. For us Novena prayers. Hear our prayer and lert us be strong whatever we have to go through. Mary Mother of Mercy, pray for us.

  17. Dear Heavenly Father Lord of Hosts, please hear the cry of your people. We need you more now than ever… Send your Holy Spirit to help and guide us in your ways only that you may be glorified and honored. May we seek your ways through your son who came to show us the Truth. We ask that you have mercy on us and bless us all your children with your graces to live according to what pleases you . Thank you Lord… We love you

  18. Dear Lord Jesus, please physically heal Jammie who is undergoing brain surgery today for her tumor. Please give comfort and peace to her and her family. Also please give complete physical and emotional healing for my elderly mother who is undergoing dialysis. I’m not able to handle everything alone Lord and am feeling overwhelmed and lost. Please grant your happiness and if possible give me a true friend to support and help me in my current situation. Also please restore my friendship with Nikhil and make us very close true friends. Please help us Lord .

  19. I pray for my dissertation to be approved.

    I pray for a new job in a Catholic school.

    I pray to know how to guide and help my son Thomas, to put him on a good path in life.

    I pray to hear from my son Alex very soon and to see my grandchildren.

    I pray for my daughter Ana to meet a good Catholic man to marry her.

  20. Please remember in your prayers the silent church of Saudi Arabia. This is a difficult position for Catholics to be and to live in.

  21. Dear God,

    Thank you for everything you have blessed me and my family with!
    I continue to pray for good health and financial stability for everybody in my family – my daughters, my nephews, my sister, my mom, my husband and me. I pray for my daughters to be successful in their jobs, have good families and children soon. I pray for my nephews to find good wives, have good families and children of their own. I pray for G to heal from his addiction and turn his life for the better. I pray for my husband and me to keep our jobs until we retire, pay our debts soon and be blessed with grandchildren from our both daughters soon.

  22. For my family to unite with love and faith and to defend the church and our love of God. Lord God Almighty, have mercy on the whole world.

  23. Dear nova. In the name of our sweet Jesus Christ I write my prayer In my very hour of need.please heal and forever protect myself lisa and my son frank from Satan and his evil world and people. Keep them out.shut them off for ever from us forever for enternity.remove the toxin hatred and envy and cruelness from out of our path forever and ever .destroy there curses.and re sent it back onto them..Wat lies and pain they have caused wil reflexed onto there e everyday life ..keep them away from us in the name of Christ jesus.the son of the almity god…send Satan to them forever…..please keep us within your grasp lord Jesus Christ of nazarious.x. never stop being by our side I beg if you to always protect us both from all evil and pain.send us l true love and true happiness health and vitality and keep us debt free forever .send us only .good loving caring people and friends in our world only..x.x..please clear this
    Debt that was placed apon us from a act of evil.send it straight out of our world.and place it on the laps of those who made this person a traiter.for they don’t put you Christ first.but there selfish corrupt act instead..and the mother of all this situation hasn’t taken responsiblit. X

  24. We are praying for Paul my brother in law may Our Lord Heal his oral surgery and speedy recovery so he can eat solid food and able to talk.

    Pray for Victor that his PSA will be lower for the next test.

  25. I always appreciated for always sending me a novenas prayer, which I can a meditate all my sins and to learn more about word of god which I can apply it to my self and my family…
    Lord Jesus Christ in heaven you’re my everything thank you for loving me,my family, all my relatives and friends.. I trust you oh lord and sorry for what we did.. Please guide us into the right direction protect us from evil… In the name of Jesus Christ Amen…..

  26. Please pray that our church & faithful christians are not persecuted. Pray for my son to be healed from cancer & that he can be happy. Pray that if he is healed he will be able to live comfortably with his funds since he had to be on a disability. Pray that his wife who left him after 24 yrs. of marriage is there for him if he needs help. She wanted to be with another woman, Pray for all of my family & loved ones that when they are called they will all be with God for eternity. Amen.

  27. Thank you, Jesus, for getting me to the right specialists and for helping me resolve why I am falling frequently and have imbalance issues. Tomorrow is another important medical test to get me properly diagnosed and treated. I do have L2-L5 spinal stenosis and spondalolothesis in L4 and L5. It appears I will need a back surgery on 11.7.16, and that should resolve a lot of these concerns and setbacks. If it is God’s well, my hope would be I could walk again without walker/cane, and the frequent falls and imbalance will cease after surgery and 3 mos. rehab. This will be my first 5+hr. major surgery at age 69.
    I pray no complications, I have 3rd stage kidney disease, allergic asthma, many nodules on both lungs, diabetes, anemia, take over 12 prescribed meds daily, etc., but I am believing in our dear Lord for a complete, uncomplicated recovery!

    I also pray for a financial settlement out of court with an approved repayment plan. All members of board of directors all need to concur, and one board member, is hesitating and wants to foreclose on my modest condo. I pray that this is all fairly resolved for all parties, and will be settled out of court before July 1st court date.

    Thank you, Lord, and thank you my novena friends!
    God bless you all!

  28. Today I ask you prayer warriors to help me continue to offer prayers of healing for my husband Richard. I would also like to add my son’s name Lawrence who is in depression.

    It’s really difficult for me as they are thousands of miles away from me. I would have had the opportunity to be able to take care of them. It’s really eating me up. Please God grant me peace. The peace that the world cannot offer. For all this let us pray to the Lord. Amen!!!

  29. I thank God for my Catholic faith and the freedom to practice it without persecution. I pray for all those who can’t go to church and do not have access to the sacraments.

  30. Dear Lord Jesus,

    I thank you for blessing us with a good family vacation. Please bless all of us with good health, esp my little girl who will be returning to school next Monday. Please heal her completely from the fever and flu. I also pray for my Husband to have a safe flight home.

    Thank you.

  31. I am praying! Please also pray for healing of those suffering from a mental health concern such as anxiety, depression, undiagnosed behavioral issues that interfere with a person’s daily activities. May they all seek and receive the care, compassion and the understanding help of qualified professionals & caregivers. Just like diabetes requires treatment, so does a mental health concern. With God’s help and all our prayers, recovery is totally possible!

  32. This evening I pray that all who have suffered, survived or those who still suffer with the pain and hopless feeling cancer can bring.
    I pray that they will live their lives without the pain and sorrow that burden them and their families.
    Praying for a cure.


  33. Please pray for my granddaughter Tynicka and her boyfriend Khedrick that they may be able to get along and have a happy home Please pray for my sister Sharlean health and finances that she will be able to make the right decision for her job and for her to be able to get over the jealous spirit that she has Please pray for my brother Ricky that he is alright and that he will be able to get his life together and stay off of drugs and alcohol that he may be able to get a job Please pray for me that I may be able to get my relationship with God in order that I may be able to get my health in order Please pray for God to for me of my sins in the past Please pray for me to be blessed with peace ,happiness and joy in my life

  34. I want to give you thanks for allowing me to take part in this Novena. I want to thank you for I know for sure that we will overcome and give you glory for strength and faith to know that in every situation we find ourselves You are there with us.
    Lord I ask most humbly that you help O4 and deliver her from the enemy and his agents who may be confusing her and My Father let Your Holy Spirit continue to tutor her. Deliver her from any form of addictions. Thank You Lord.

  35. Evelyn Morobe

    June 21, 2016

    God Our Father in Heaven, in Your Son’s name, Our Lord and Savor, please I beg you to please answer my prayer. Help Lord to make me possible to pay my bills. Our Lady, Help of Christians pray for us. Amen

  36. Thank God for the gift of our Catholic faith. May God continue to strengthen the faith of our brothers and sisters who are suffering because of persecution.

  37. Dear Friends,
    Keep praying for my son Samson that the Lord my look upon him with love and compassion and heal and deliver him from the clutches of the spirit of alcoholism. Join me to pray for all alcoholics out there.

  38. Dear Lord Jesus
    I pray for everyone who has been praying this novena, hear their prayers, bless them and give them strength to praise, glorify and look up to you for every need in their lives.

  39. Lord jesus just wanted to say thank you for everything.we come to thee end off this novena may all our prayer be granted in your holy name….pray go my marriage to be retored my finance to pay bills my health my kids my husband to come son doing matric lord guide an protect him during his exams .peace within my family and protection over all off us Amen I thank you lord.peace in all churches in family and everywhere…let your holy will be done.amen…..

  40. I pray for my mother to keep on getting better in the hospital I pray that she gets well soon I pray in jesus name amen

  41. I am praying for all your petitions to be answered and for my petition as well. My petition is for us not to lose our house, to find the money that we need so we can avoid the auction of the house. Dear Lord, You know our wants and our needs, please put Your merciful hand over this situation and heal it. I know You want wonderful things for us, Your creation, and that You will help us keep the house or You will get us something better. In the name of Your son Jesus, I ask You this, Lord. Jesus, I trust in You.

  42. For my son to be a gentle. kind patient and humble person, a follower of Jesus, and that he loves his new job. Thank you. Amen

  43. Father God, I pray that you speak to my husbands mind body and soul to know his past as a young man and to know that he was never forsaken from his parents and you. To understand that we often make decisions that aren’t the best decisions but he wasn’t cut off from all assistance. He was not persecuted for the marriage and child that he fathered. The wife that wasn’t the best for him. I ask that the talks between him and our son tomorrow will lead to a supportive guidance informative conversation. I believe in giving ultimatums but within reason and love. I ask you also to give me a mild and loving opportunity to speak to my husband tonight before e talk to mildly open his eyes to his past. Lord I thank you for the discernment the guidance and protection of all our sons. I also ask that your will be done with this pregnancy. Let the decision be though your eyes and not ours. In the midst of the wait to find out the confirmation, allow them to use proper protection for the welfare if their lives and financial stability and the health of the young lady. I ask this all in the name of your son Jesus. Amen

  44. Heavenly Father please hear my prayer for my daughter Jenna to obtain employment. Thanks for favours granted. PRAISE YOU JESUS FOR MY EXCELLENT MEDICAL REPORT. I love you previous Jesus. Please continue to keep my family safe and in good health.AMEN.

  45. Dearest lord and Savior thank you for your blessings nd sacrifice for us.i ask to help this world bring peace to us. I pray for those in Orlando let the world opens its eyes and be ready for your coming lord. I also eat to ask for your coverage on us.Bless my children help my son to gets job. I pray for my daughter too help to transition to Hogh school, give her confidence and courage. Help me in my job too give me insight and knowledge .Amen

  46. Thank you.
    Please pray for good jobs for siblings.
    Journey mercies for me, family members and friends travelling.
    Successful wedding.

  47. I continue my intentions, for family members to return to the sacraments, for those who are looking to find jobs for baptism for great grand daughters. And in answers to prayers a nd thanksgiving to all praying this novena

  48. Lord, please help me get through this darkness and loneliness. I also pray you can help me get over my addictions and help me turn my life around. I am so lost, I dont know where to turn and I need your guidance. I love you so much and thankyou for everything you have done for me already.

  49. Lord, please help the anxiety that is consuming me at this time. It is blocking me from reaching you and I need you to give me peace. Lord, have mercy.

  50. Praise Be to God!! I have been praying for my relationship with daughter to improve. This Novena it has turned the corner.
    May God Bless You in your ministry.


  52. Dear Lord God,

    Thank you for each and everything. We love yoi so much. We pray that you continuously bless us financially to be able to provide the needs of our family esp. our children and relatives/friends in need. May you never get tired of loving us and showering us witn your bountiful blessings. May there be more orders and PO’s for ITFC and Prime Essentials client. We are deeply sorry for all our sins. Please continue to give us good health, longer life and safety and please keep us all away from harm.

    This we ask through our loving Lord Jesus Christ.


  53. Father, in the name of Jesus I ask for your protection for Christians all over the world who are suffering persecution because of their faith. Have mercy on them.
    I ask also for Your protection for my daughter who will be traveling to unstable part of the world to work with the poor in the medical field. I beg You watch over her, keep her safe and let her work be an extension of Your love for people who have very little and no access to medical care. Thank you Father,thank you Jesus,
    I put all my trust in You.

  54. I would like you to pray for my son Trevor. He has seizures and is in need of prayers. I feel that with your prayers he will be healed in Jesus’s Name Amen!
    Thank you so much for praying for my son he is only 14.

  55. Dear Lord Jesus,

    Please put your healing hands on beverly and take away her sufferings.
    Help jason to do his three years studies smoothly.
    Give samantha a good health and help her to be a good surgeon to take care of her patients.

    And thank You for always being with me. I love You Lord Jesus.


  56. Pray the hold on my grandson TH by Satan will be broken. Pray for a complete conversion of all my family and myself.

  57. Prayers for all those who are being persecuted all over the world and for hate crimes too. Prayers for the Orlando’s victims and their families. Amen!

  58. I’ve been praying for 3 years or so for my husband . He has anger issues with our neighbors and it makes it difficult for me and my kids.
    Please pray that he can just let go of this anger and be friendly.

  59. Please pray for my brother Wilfred to come back to the church and my daughter to forgive her father and other and bring peace in my mother heart with love and forgiveness. Pray for Jesus to touch my son from the top of his head to the sole of his feet and cure all needed to be cure and heal in Jesus name amen.

  60. Blessed be name of lord for his grace amen.
    Heavenly father,
    please in Jesus mighty name establish me both spiritually, financially and physically amen.

  61. Please pray that I might find work, and work that will glorify His name and use my talents. In Jesus’s name, Amen.

  62. A simple Thank you to all of God’s Children who pray for the needs of other’s. Let’s always be mindful of Our Lord’s gifts to us all. Amen!

  63. I Pray that Blessed Fr Jerzy Popieluszko be made a Saint when the Holy Father visits Poland for the World Youth Day. Fr Jerzy was a Polish priest who suffered greatly under the Communists and in 1984 was tortured and murdered for his faith and his body was disposed of so his Mother could not bury him. The story and pictures are unbelievable in a modern day Europe. Thank you Father for listening to my prayers and grant my request in Jesus’ name. Amen Amen Amen.

  64. Dear father God,I want to thank you for your goodness. I prayed this Novena because I trust and believe in you,my hope and faith fills me kowing that nothing can shake me away from you. I cried out to you and brought forward my cry every day in this Novena,and I thank you for each an every cry and every request. I thank for the job coming to my family,Donna Brenda and Barbara,Kevin,Ian and myself, that I cried for,thank for Dave moving to his house,for Arvin quitting alcohol. Breakthroughs are coming and I wait believing,it has Ben done,thru Jesus Christ I pray. Amen

  65. My Lord and my GOD … please humble my daughter. Dissolve her current relationship, and enlighten her to the man who truly loves her. Amen

  66. My GOD… I pray for NEKKIE’s heart to melt for ERIC, so that she realizes he is the one she wants for her partner in life. I beg that you PLEASE, PLEASE answer my urgent request for this miracle – that NEKKIE REACH OUT TO ERIC VERY, VERY SOON. Please keep ERIC faithful and devoted to NEKKIE until Your will be done. Thank YOU, my GOD, and AMEN.

  67. I humbly and urgently ask You, my GOD, that you put another girl in Hunter’s life, so that he abandons my daughter and sets her free. I ask that, You my GOD, dissolve the relationship between my daughter and hunter so that she has no regrets or remorse. Please do this miracle very soon. Thank YOU, GOD, and AMEN.

  68. Praying for spiritual healing – in body -mind -soul and spirit ! Magnify yourself in me! Come Holy Spirit! Renew the face of the Earth and all souls in it!

  69. I pray for prace, love and protection in my family.
    I pray for a job.
    I pray for a house in England.
    I play for my children and my husband.
    I pray for prace in the whole world.

  70. O Holy Lord, I pray that my father will be taken to his eternal rest out of his pain and suffering.l pray that the Drs and judge will see that he is not fit to be in court. Please restore peace happiness and tranquillity back into our lives. Thank you.Amen