St. Therese of Lisieux Novena

St Therese of Lisieux

Join us in praying the novena to St. Therese of Lisieux!

Also known as St. Therese of the Child Jesus, she is a doctor of the Church and Pope Pius X called her the “greatest saint of modern times.”

Needless to say, she is a powerful intercessor and she is beloved by many to seek her help. In fact, she is one of the most popular saints.

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Novena Prayers

Dearest Saint Therese of Lisieux, you said that you would spend your time in heaven doing good on earth.

Your trust in God was complete. Pray that He may increase my trust in His goodness and mercy as I ask for the following petitions…

(State your intentions)

Pray for me that I, like you, may have great and innocent confidence in the loving promises of our God. Pray that I may live my life in union with God’s plan for me, and one day see the Face of God whom you loved so deeply.

Saint Therese, you were faithful to God up until the moment of your death. Pray for me that I may be faithful to our loving God. May my life bring peace and love to the world through faithful endurance in love for God our savior.

St. Therese Novena DAY ONE

Loving God, you blessed St. Therese with a capacity for a great love. Help me to believe in your unconditional love for each of your children, especially for me.

I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY TWO

Loving God, you loved St. Therese’s complete trust in your care. Help me to rely on your providential care in each circumstance of my life, especially the most difficult and stressful.

I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY THREE

Loving God, you gave St. Therese the ability to see You in the ordinary routine of each day. Help me to be aware of your presence in the everyday events of my life.

I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY FOUR

Loving God, You taught St. Therese how to find You through the “little way” of humility and simplicity. Grant that I may never miss the grace hidden in humble service to others.

I am humble, Lord. Give me more humility!
I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY FIVE

Loving God, You gave St. Therese the gift of forgiving others even when she felt hurt and betrayed. Help me to be able to forgive others who have wounded me, especially…

I try to forgive, Lord. Help me to forgive 70 times 7 times!
I am humble, Lord. Give me more humility!
I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY SIX

Loving God, St. Therese experienced every day as a gift from You. She saw it as a time to love You through other people. May I, too, see every day as an opportunity to say yes to You.

I accept your will, Lord. Help me to accept your will every day!
I try to forgive, Lord. Help me to forgive 70 times 7 times!
I am humble, Lord. Give me more humility!
I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY SEVEN

Loving God, St. Therese offered to You her weakness. Help me to see in my weakness an opportunity to rely completely on you.

I rely on you, Lord. Help me to rely on you more!
I accept your will, Lord. Help me to accept your will every day!
I try to forgive, Lord. Help me to forgive 70 times 7 times!
I am humble, Lord. Give me more humility!
I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY EIGHT

Loving God, You loved St. Therese with a powerful love and made her a source of strength to those who had lost faith in You. Help me to pray with confidence for those in my life who do not believe they can be loved.

I reflect you to the world, Lord. Help me to reflect you more clearly!
I rely on you, Lord. Help me to rely on you more!
I accept your will, Lord. Help me to accept your will every day!
I try to forgive, Lord. Help me to forgive 70 times 7 times!
I am humble, Lord. Give me more humility!
I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese Novena DAY NINE

Loving God, St. Therese never doubted that her life had meaning. Help me to see how I can bless and love everyone in my life. Especially…

I love your people, Lord. Help me to love them more!
I reflect you to the world, Lord. Help me to reflect you more clearly!
I rely on you, Lord. Help me to rely on you more!
I accept your will, Lord. Help me to accept your will every day!
I try to forgive, Lord. Help me to forgive 70 times 7 times!
I am humble, Lord. Give me more humility!
I see you, Lord. Help me to see you more!
I trust you, Lord. Help me to trust you more!
I love you, Lord. Help me to love you more!

Our Father…
Hail Mary…
Glory Be…

St. Therese the Little Flower

St. Therese is also known as the Little Flower. This is because those who receive miracles by her intercession are often given roses or flowers as a sign. She is sometimes called St. Therese of the child Jesus as well. Although she goes by several names, she is just one great saint!

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  1. Dear Lord Jesus Christ, St Therese please intercede for us. Please pray for my daughter Mary who will be writing her exams, for success in her education, employment for both her husband Raymond and herself. Intercede pse for my daughter Lyne to get a well paying job at a good company. Intercede pse for my son Simbarashe and Munyaradzi who are trying to make ends meet in their businesses for success in all they are doing (pse direct them to do well), son Aloise and wife Gemma to be faithfull and honest to each other in all they do, bless them at their jobs/with good jobs. Pse intercede for Elison to be a real good Christian, bless him with a good job. I also pray for all my relations to be good Christians and to be much closer to God all the time remembering that we only have ONE GOD JESUS CHRIST who died for our sins, “for us all”.
    THANK you Jesus, THANK you my Lord, whatever I am now its all by your Grace!!! Thank you JESUS for ALL the Good that you have done for me!!!… Please remove all the obstacles in my life and that of my children. I LOVE YOU JESUS! I ADORE YOU! I LOVE YOU MORE EACH AND EVERYDAY OF MY LIFE!!! Dear St Therese please intercede for us. All in Jesus’s name AMEN

  2. show me way mother .. need ur help i love someone truely n deeply n waited for him since last 12 year everyone calls me mad n there is no hope for his return left bt still i keep trust on you n pray regularly ur novena show me way mother i will die without him he is the only reason for my living please mother

  3. I pray that my daughter can find someone that your love and care for her and her child.I. pray also for my son that he can cope with his job they can recognize all the talents and skills That he possess. I praybthat he does not allow his job to stress him out because of his physical condition. I pray for myself in that I am able to take care of myself physically spiritually and financially. I pray that I’m able to find a part time job so I can support myself without depending on anyone. I pray that I believe that’s God is with me through all my shortcomings.

  4. St. Teresa of Child Jesus. My mom recieved a favor from your intercession by being able to see my sister recover from grave sickness. She often tells me that, she was never left unanswered after approaching you. With that confident, i also come to you with my intention in this novena. St Teresa, i consecrate our broken relationship, my relationship with my love, Maya. St Teresa, it was on your feast day that we met for the first time. Little flower, i trust in your intercession. Pray for us that we may be reconciled a accept each other as a gift from God and live a Christ-centred relationship, i ask pardon for the times we went the wrong way. Little Flower, i want to smile on our 3 aniversary of meeting each other, your feast day. Thank You Jesus for introducing us on the day of your Little Flower. Amen.

  5. I pray for my husband, that he may open his eyes and come back to his family that is waiting for him with open arms. That Jesus will reign in our home and He will defend us of any harm. St. Therese, I pray you intercede for us. My children suffer greatly and I put it in God’s hands. I pray for everyone asking for your intercession. May you hear all our prayers.

  6. Dear Heavenly Father,
    I pray that you will heal my wounded heart. quell the pain which has entered my life following my broken relationship with LWAW. I humbly ask that you will direct me to my future husband. May he recognize me to be a suitable help-mate. Bless our friendship before marriage and let not sin be a part of it. Renew health to my body and continue your financial blessings in my life. Thank you Father for hearing my prayer, in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, Amen.

  7. Please pray for a young mother of 7 children who was recently diagnosed with stage 3 lymphoma. Please pray for her husband, children and their family and friends. Thank-you all

  8. St.Theresa please intercede for my relationship with James that we may overcome these huddles before us,pray for my brother that he may find employment and my friend too ,I pray for healing for my spiritual mother and her son. I ask all these in Christ name …Amen.

  9. Dear St. Therese, please heal and help my sister Carol get better, who just had a stoke and the right side of her body is paralyzed and could not even speak. We really hope that she will be well again.
    Also please help me and my family with all the stress with what had happened. Give all of us the strength. And also for financial blessings that we all need.
    Thank You Lord and and St. Therese for all the blessings.

  10. Dear St. Therese please intercede for me in securing a good job where I can do little things that would please our God. Also in choosing the partner to spend my life with in serving God all the days of our lives. Thank you very much for I know that through your intercession my prayers have been answered. Above all I pray for the WILL of God in my life. Amen

  11. “St. Therese, please assist me in these difficult financial circumstances. I beg you to shine the light on the resources that I need to help meet my debts and satisfy my pressing obligations.”St. Therese, also pray for my daughter Vanessa she has Epileptic (seizures) that being in 2006, when we return home from hurricane Katrina at the age of 39, her doctor is finally sending her to a “Specialist”, the medicne is not helping. All I amm asking that she be in good health and live a long life.
    Thank You
    Love, Valarie

  12. Dear St. Therese, please intercede for all my relatives that are not living their lives for Jesus. Pray that they will return to the Sacraments and have conversions in their lives. Pray for my husband and I that we will be continually converting more to be like Jesus. Thank you for your prayers.

  13. Dear Heavenly Father,
    Please help me to be more trusting and believing in your word i ask that you heal me for these anxieties. I pray for my family that they become closer to you and give their heart to you. We need you lord in our heart lives and souls. I pray for everyone here lord that you answer their prayers and I thank you for all that you have done.
    Amen

  14. St. Therese please intercede for me on behalf of my husband. He is having surgery on sept. 24 to remove cancerous tumors. Please pray that the tumors will be removed and that he may be cancer free. Please stay close to our family during this time so we may be strong for him. Pray for other members of our family who are ill.

  15. Dear st therese, I ask for worthy life of faith. And for God to increase my faith so that I will accept his will in good faith . As well for God to look with pity upon me, $ grant my my heart desire. And may he save me from Đ hands of Đ wicked! Amen.

  16. I want to pray for my future husband to reveal himself and find me really soon. I continue to pray for my family and friends with there special intentions. For my children to continue to do well in school this year. That my son behaves himself. continued Financial Blessings and debt free.

  17. For healing in my relationships and that my sister and her whole family will seek counseling for healing in her family. Thanks be to God.

  18. Dear Saint Therese,
    Please help my brother get through his depression and substance abuse. Please also help my friend overcome fears that have prevented him from happiness.

  19. Dear god st Theresa pl pray for me for my family to be reunite with each other , and peace in my job because I’m having hard time in my job, I have no house to stay so me and my husband stay apart each other in deferent country’s So I like to buy a house but I have no support from any body . I’m suffering with loneliness all my life. Most of the time I’m calling lord to take me to you . I feel like I have enough staying in this world . But lord always I’m praying for you that’s all I have for me . All my happiness have gone. Please lord help me with all my pain and give me happiness on my face .lord god I trust you . lord I thank you . lord I love you lord with all my heart .thank you lord Jesus

  20. I pray that Steve will be released from captivity and that the torture and abuse will end. May God give him strength of endurance, hope, and visible help in his suffering. May God heal all that He wishes to. May God’s will always be done in Steve’s and Nancy’s life, and may the time that was taken away from them be restored. May love and God triumph. In Jesus’ name I pray. Amen.

  21. Please St Therese, help me be successful at my career quickly and provide for my family. I’m lost and feel I have no place on this earth. I can’t bear the thought of hurt and disappointment to my family. Give us peace.

  22. Dear Saint Teresa please hear my plea. I pray for love, Joy, & Peace for my family! My nephewwas murdered in Titusville Fla 2 years ago Labor Day! While having a cook- out in his yard. That was so sad, but then there has been so much anger & hatred since. My sister ( his mother) & I no longer speaks. Nor her very best friend of many years which they absolutely adored each other. Nor does she speak to her only daughter, which has mental issues! I’m. Praying so hard for all the anger & bitterness to leave our family completely. She is loved by so many & I just want Love & happieness back in our lives. Anger is a horrible thing, It causes us to all say things we shouldn’t. I ask God to also forgive me for not being so nice at times with her. Please, please help us. And all families that have lost a love one & are going through this! I know my nephew would not want any of this going on!

  23. Dear St. Therese, please interceded in my relationship so we can get married as soon as possible, to help my fiance get a financial blessing to pay off his monthly bills, loans and other expenses for his business, to help him get blessings in his business so it can prosper. Bless my son so he can do well in his studies to enable him to excel, help in his athletics so he can prosper and reach the top with your help and come in his life so he can continue to be a god child.

  24. Please pray for P that he be healed completely of his addictions, be strong in his heart and mind and full in his faith. Please pray that God’s will fo r our relationship be revealed and that God directs our communication with each other. I pray also fervently to be delivered from crippling inner fears and replaced with faith and love.
    Thank you!

  25. Dear St. Therese, please pray and intercede for me. Pray that I may obtain suitable employment. Pray that the relationship that causes me distress be healed. Pray for guidance with discerning the path of a lay Carmelite.