Our Lady of Lourdes Novena

About Our Lady of Lourdes

“Mercy is the tangible expression of God's love in the world.-

Saint Bernadette was a young girl gathering firewood in the French town of Lourdes with her sister and a friend when the Virgin Mary appeared to her and spoke to her.

Our Lady appeared to Saint Bernadette a total of 18 times! During these apparitions, Bernadette asked her name and Mary replied: “I am the Immaculate Conception.” Another time, Our lady told Bernadette where to dig to find a miraculous spring. And another time, Mary told Bernadette to build a church at the grotto where she had appeared to her.

The image of Mary at Lourdes is known as Our Lady of Lourdes, Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception and Our Lady of the Rosary.

The water from the miraculous spring has cured and healed many people ever since. Millions of pilgrims go to Lourdes to see the place where Mary appeared and to bathe in the spring to be healed and blessed.

Our Lady of Lourdes Novena Prayers

Our Lady of Lourdes, we come to you like little Bernadette at the grotto. We pray with childlike trust in you.

Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, when you appeared in Lourdes, you made it a holy sanctuary where many have obtained the cure of their infirmities, both spiritual and corporal. We pray me with confidence for your holy intercession.

(State your intentions here)

Holy Mother of the Rosary, we feel confident that your prayers on our behalf will be graciously heard by God.

Day 1: Immaculate Mother, show us your mercy, O Mother of God.
Day 2: Immaculate Mother, comfort us in our affliction.
Day 3: Immaculate Mother, pray that we may have hope in times of trial.
Day 4: Immaculate Mother, pray for the grace of God to be our strength.
Day 5: Immaculate Mother, pray that we may reach the consolation of heaven.
Day 6: Immaculate Mother, manifest in us your sweetness and beauty.
Day 7: Immaculate Mother, shower us with the love of your pure heart.
Day 8: Immaculate Mother, fill our hearts with love for Jesus and for you.
Day 9: Immaculate Mother, give us what your motherly heart sees we need at this moment.

Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to your protection, implored your help, or sought your intercession was left unaided.

Inspired by this confidence, we fly unto you, O Virgin of virgins, our mother; to you do we come, before you we stand, sinful and sorrowful. O Mother of the Word Incarnate, despise not our petitions, but in your mercy hear and answer us.

Amen

Our Lady of Lourdes, pray for us!

Saint Bernadette, pray for us!

Amen

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  1. This Novena is for my mother Gloria, who is in a skilled nursing facility for physical therapy. Her therapist has told me that she is not making much progress. I am praying a novena for Our Lady of Lourdes that she will intercede with God the Father and Our Lord Jesus to give my mom the strength to persevere with her therapy.

  2. Oh my dear Blessed Mother I pray for this healing these electrical shocks are gone from my temple to the back of my eye to my brain on my right side there’s so painful I’ve been praying for 6 years and I’m just at the point where I just feel that there’s no hope if it’s God’s Will and so let it be but let the electrical shocks be minimal and not so painful in Jesus name amen

  3. I have started the nine day novena to Our Lady of Lourdes. May she bring my daughter back to me after a fall out between us over something very trivial. I pray we may all be united again through Our Lady and place my trust in her.

  4. I had the dangerous ecoli bacteria in my body I was so sick dying and the very first day when I had high fever I thought I was dying.
    My bed was sinking and this the feeling I had and suddenly I saw HOLY MOTHER MARY standing in front of me at the edge of my sinking bed and she pulled up the bed and disappeared and instantly I sweat so hard and it was like poring water on my body and I shivered and got cured immediately…immediately Brothers and Sisters instantly. Praise the Lord God in Heaven and Jesus Christ and My HOLIEST MOTHER MARY whom I love so much.
    I feel I am so lucky and I know that she protects me…protects me like protecting a child…the protection come from the HEAVENLY FATHER through JESUS CHRIST, through HOLY BLESSED MOTHER
    MARY and all the Angels and saints which I strongly belief. I know for certain that my faith in THE HOLY FATHER , THE LORD GOD, JESUS CHRIST OUR SAVOUR, HOLIEST MOTHER IN HEAVEN MOTHER MARY, SAINT ANNE the miracle worker SAINT JUDE, SAINT ANTHONY and the rest of all the SAINTS and ANGELS of HEAVEN is there to protect you when we have unfailing FAITH in
    them.
    MY Parents and great grand parents were Christian Missionaries in this Buddhist Country where never ending suffering and discrimination are there for other religions believers, so evil this place Sri Lanka because of their blind faith. Please pray fro them as they do not know who the REAL GOD is. I am overjoyed as I know for certain the LOVE OF GOD, LOVE OF JESUS CHRIST, THE LOVE OF HOLY BLESSED MOTHER. the help of SAINT JUDE and now the help of SAINT ANNE is there until I enter KINGDOM of HEAVEN is there for me and all my loved ones in this world.
    PLEASE PRAY TO GOD AND ALL THE ANGELS AND SAINTS WITH YOUR MIGHTY FAITH AND THEY WILL DO THE NEEDFUL.

    I am world renowned Journalist, Publisher, Political Cartoonist, Caricaturist and whenever I face trouble GOD send me away from this country Sri Lanka…See the wonders HE does when you have eternal unfiling faith and Love of GOD and ll HIS Angels and Saints! You can reach me at anytime on fun world.
    GOD BLESS YOU My brothers and Sisters!

  5. Pray that my family will find Jesus Christ and he will spred his love and mercy into their heart ..

  6. Hello,

    I ask for everyone’s prayers for my husband who was recently let go from his job. Please Lord help him and give him strength to persevere forward and find a job that will allow him to use the gifts and talents that you have bestowed upon him lord. We also pray that soon he will find gainful employment.

    Amen.

  7. Dear Our Lady of Lourdes, I pray for your holy intercession to please protect my unborn child from having anymore tumours in her body. Please let the current tumour in her heart regress and cause her no further problems. May she be born blessed with perfect health of mind, body and spirit and be free from ever having Tuberous Sclerosis or any of its afflictions. Thank you for hearing my prayer Amen.

  8. Dear Our Lady of Lourdes, I pray for your holy intercession to please protect my unbornchild from having anymore tumours in her body. Please let the currenttumour in her heart regress and cause her no further problems. may she be born blessed with perfect health of mind, body and spirit and be free from ecevr having Tuberous Sclerosis or any of its afflictions. Thank you for hearing my prayer Amen.

  9. Mother the Immaculate conception please I place my financial needs into your hands. I pray for money to meet my financial needs to take my son to UK to Football Academy as he is very talented in football. Classes start on 17 July 2017 for 6 months and then God willing he may get a club to play for as professional to be able to uplift the whole family from poverty. Mother the Immaculate conception present this to Lord Jesus to bless my husband and help him to see light and be prayerful as head of the house. To give my husband friends who are positive thinkers to help him with ideas. I ask you Mother the Immaculate to present this to Lord Jesus to cover my sons Cardy, Nels and Stev with your blood and protect them from any harm that the evil has planted for them. Pray for Nels and Stev to get jobs when time comes. I ask this in Jesus Holy Name. Amen

  10. I pray that everyone seeing protection, health, hope and healing with feel the love of our immaculate mother. That with the Lord, your prayers will be heard and your will be comforted with love and blessings.

    God Bless you and love to you.

  11. To Hel Me And Go Back To Skul 4 Anursing Course My Parents To Be With Money I Also Pray To Regain My Bursery Wich I Had Worked For At Olevel I Also Get It At Da Course says:

    God Be With Us Such Dat We May Suceed

  12. i pray to our Lady of the Lourdes for healing of cancer for Lisa, my mother and Aunt Anna. I pray for the healing of body and spirit. Please make a miracle for Lisa as they pray for her at the shrine in Lourdes. Holy Mary keep her in your prayers. Amen

  13. Our Lady of Lourdes:
    Please pray for Frassati Catholic High School (in Spring, TX), all youth, and deliverance from the spirit of fornication.

  14. Our lady of Lourdes please heal my teeth. They are always hurting and I feel bad all the time. Please Blessed Mother help me and ask Jesus to heal me and give me peace of mind .I love you Jesus and Blessed Mother

  15. Lady of Lourdes, please hear my special intentions for my mom.
    Please make my my be rid of the cancer and pain. Please help her be
    Healthy again.
    In Jesus name I pray .

  16. Oh blessed Mary of Lorde’s ask the my son Jose Keller with your intersession and the holy Spirit to pour down Grace do je can look in the mirror and stop the drugs get back with his wife and for kids. Blessed I beg of you for help I love you.jim

  17. Lady of Lourdes
    I come to you to ask that you help son grow stronger in Faith and for him to join the military for his Daughters his girls need a daddy that is drug free and to get his life right for himself and his family. His name is Marco E Garcia. Give him guidance to know he can do this.
    In Jesus name I Pray
    Amen

  18. Lady of Lourdes, please help my son stay strong and drug free. Help him get out of the troubles he is in. Help him to fight the demons that are with his every day. Go to him, show him your love and help him to believe and get close to God and know that he is there for him and he can stay drug and alcohol free. Help him to believe he can do this and stay clean.

    In Jesus Name I Pray

  19. Our Lady of Lourdes please obtain the healing of my knees and the good health I need to stay fully employed. Mother Mary, come and be a Mother to me now!

  20. Lady of Lourdes, please help my daughter stay strong and drug free. Help her to fight the demons that are with her every day. Go to her, show her your love and help her to believe she can do this.

  21. Please, pray for my success in academics. I put my faith and hope in God. He will not put me in shame.
    Trust in God.

  22. I come with my daughter Aradhya who is 15 months old. She had convulsions for the first time on the 7th of April 2017 for the first time in the afternoon at 12:10 and then at 5:30 in the evening. As her father I just stood looking at my little angel go through this. Our lady please protect my daughter and bless her that she never goes through this in future and bless her to grow up as normal child.

  23. Oh most gracious Mother Mary, please intercede to your most divine Son for healing Zack and guiding the doctors hand as they perform the delicate surgery on his spinal cord. Please make him well again and take away the constant pain that he has had for the past 5 years. Let him live a normal life again in Jesus name. Amen.

  24. Dear Our Lady of Lourdes, I lift my eyes unto you and i ask to to pray for me through our Lord Jesus Christ for my contract at my place of work to be renewed, i also ask you to pray for my children Elvis,Abigail and Raphael for good health,love and protection every where they go.
    In Jesus’ name i pray, Amen

  25. Dear Loving Virgin Mary, Mother of our lord Jesus Christ, Pray for me through your loving son Jesus Christ so that my contract is renewed at my work place. also pray for my son Baby Raphael Mungufeni to get healed from the diarrhea which is disturbing his health.
    In Jesus’ name i pray, Amen

  26. Please help me pray that my kids and I are not forcely ejected from our apartment and that I find financial miracles to be able to pay my debts from the rents and school fees.I need help and I’m so scared.

  27. Had surgery on left kidney. The surgeon removed a three centimeter cancerous tumor that can only be treated by removal. They had to take a rib to get to the kidney. The surgeon would like me to see an oncologist. He believes he removed all the cancer, but could be in other parts of my body.

    I have been praying against cancer and the evils of this disease. I Asked OUR HEAVENLY FATHER to remake me new (a special prayer). I constantly pray the BLOOD OF JESUS CHRIST TO WASH OVER ME AND IN ME AS A HOLD ON TO HIS BLOODY CROSS. Say my rosary and mass.

    Both my brothers have passed in less than three months of diagnosis. I all pray my family is ready to let me GO HOME. AS A child I was taught this is not my home heaven is. I am praying against this, while praying for my children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
    Thank you
    Carol

  28. Please my beloved mother mary please help me pray to the Almighty God and to your holy son Jesus who died on the cross for our sake to please relieve me and my family from all these heartbreaks, sickness, marriage problems, divorce, single parental, problem in or getting pregnancy, misunderstanding, depression, disunity, poverty, lack of papers to live or travel abroad, wickedness, not progressing in everything I try doing but all is in vain. I have not known peace and joy, all I know is from one problem to another.. May God have Mercy on me. Kindly I would everyone of you here to please help me too in prayers, I will really appreciate it. God bless you.

  29. 10 year old Zoe is desperately, ill on life support and expected to pass. She is an only child. Please pray for a miraculous recovery.

  30. Dear mother please heal me mother from this head cramps and also the head pains that I have. I have already gone for physio and there is only one more sessions left. Please mother I am feeling much better now but still unable to my daily work due to the discomfort. Please help mother and intercede to your.son jesus for me.

  31. please blessing mother
    pray for my kids and grand kids heath
    and for my sons addiction
    thank you God bless
    mjuccia

  32. Hello Catholics.
    Am in my 3rd years nursing school and soon doing exams to go to my final year i would like to join hands with me so that you can help me pray for my successfully completion of my nursing school and for this challenging third year.Thank you so much.God bless you.

  33. Please pray as we need help because we are having financial struggles. We hope that we can fulfill all our financial obligations. Amen.

  34. Just saw swelling between my clavicle and scapular both sides. Mother Mary, Let it not be any thing of the cancers when i go to the Drs, Interceed for me and heal me what ever it is.Thanks for being there 24/7 for us to lean to when we are desperate. Pray for us Our Lady of Lourdes. Pray for us St Bernadette, Fellow friends in Novena prayers Pray for me

  35. Dearest Mother Mary, please pray to your Holy Son that he will heal my mother. Please don’t let her die. Please fellow Catholics pray for my mother! Thank you and God bless and hear your prayers as well!

  36. Pray, Holy Mary, please let the ex husband go away leave us alone children were home for spring break he didn’t call or come by to see the kids or to make peace. Which shows that he doesn’t care about the kids at all. God please let this divorce end quickly he still living in sin. Adultry. Have mercy.Amen!

  37. Please pray for my health. I have hyperuricemia and fatty liver. I experience nauseated and fainting. I need to be healthy so I can get back to work.
    Thank you for sharing this novena..

  38. Please pray for my company which I have started on my own. It is about 2 years. Business is not good. Please pray for me that I have the strength, wisdom & ideas to bring in more business to the company.

    Our Lady please help me.

  39. Please pray for the complete restoration of health for Diane and Johns children and Deborah’s children. Paul, Matthew, Andrew, Michael, Marie, john, Naomi, and Abigail.

  40. Hello, sorry to bother you but I am doing the Saint Joseph novenas and I’ve only received up to the fifth I am missing the sixth and seventh novena. Today would’ve been the seventh day. I was just wondering if there’s anything wrong. Thank you so much God bless you!

    Aurora

  41. Thank you for sharing these Novenas. May God continue to shower you with His richest blessings. Our Lady of Lourdes pray for us.
    May our prayers be graciously answered for S. and her daughter Amen.

  42. After praying to Mother Mary my throat issues are practically gone and my aunt finally got over a medical hurdle she has been struggling with for several months. I also feel more at peace during a stressful time. Thank you, Mother Mary. I love you.

  43. Praying for God’s continues guidance in my life and my family. Also praying for God to bless my sister and I with a good spouse who we are going to grow together in Christ with and not fall short of His glory. Amen

  44. Dear Blessed Mother Mary,
    B is having difficulty with a disrespectful
    employee. please help B in having the employee W removed from the Company
    in a timely manner professionally.

  45. Pray for Sara as she moves through her divorce. Her husband had and continues to have an affair. She wants custody of children and move to Milwaukee to be near family for support, have the boys attend a Catholic school. Have Matt open heart and mind to this option.

  46. My special prayer request is to Saint Pedro Pio.  I’ve just found out about this saint for motherhood and pregnancy.  I pray our daughter does not suffer any more baby losses and pray she gets to experience the miracle of carrying and delivering a child.
    She has had one stillbirth,  a late miscarriage and a medical extraction due to multiple defects and failure to thrive. Medically, we almost lost our daughter on all three occasions.  She has tried several IUI’s and IVF procedures to no avail.  It has been very discouraging, both physically and emotionally, for her and her husband.  She is older in age now and has given up.  I don’t want to give up, I want to believe there is hope.

    Thank you and God bless.