Novena to the Immaculate Heart of Mary
O Most Blessed Mother,
Heart of Love, Heart of Mercy,
ever listening, caring, consoling,
hear our prayer. As your children,
we implore your intercession with Jesus, your Son.
Receive with understanding and compassion the
petitions we place before you today, especially
We are comforted in knowing your heart is ever open
to those who ask for your prayer. We trust to your
gentle care and intercession,
those whom we love and who are sick or lonely or
Help all of us, Holy Mother,
to bear our burdens in this life until we may share
eternal life and peace with God forever.
Novena of the Miraculous Medal
O Immaculate Virgin Mary,
Mother of Our Lord Jesus and our Mother,
penetrated with the most lively confidence in your
all-powerful and never-failing intercession, manifested
so often through the Miraculous Medal,
we your loving and trustful children implore you to
obtain for us the graces and favors we ask during this
if they be beneficial to our immortal souls,
and the souls for whom we pray.
(Here form your petition)
You know, O Mary, how often our souls have been the
sanctuaries of your Son who hates iniquity.
Obtain for us then a deep hatred of sin and that purity
of heart which will attach us to God alone so that our
every thought, word and deed may tend to His greater
Obtain for us also a spirit of prayer and self-denial that
we may recover by penance what we have lost by sin
and at length attain to that blessed abode where you
are the Queen of angels and of men.