Posts Tagged: St. Gerard

Drive by Prayers — St. Gerard Novena Day 9

Ninth Day Saint Gerard, most favored child of heaven, to whom Mary gave the Infant Jesus in the days 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… Read more »

Drive by Prayers — St. Gerard Novena Day 6

Sixth Day Saint Gerard, most perfect imitator of Jesus 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. Recite the Hail Mary (nine… Read more »

Drive by Prayers — St. Gerard Novena Day 5

Fifth Day Saint Gerard, model of holy obedience, who through thy life didst heroically submit thy judgment to those who represent Jesus Christ to thee, thus sanctifying thy lowliest actions, obtain for me from God cheerful submission to His Holy Will and the virtue of perfect obedience, that I may be made conformable to Jesus,… Read more »

Drive by Prayers — St. Gerard Novena Day 4

Fourth Day 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 lifelong fight, and thus win the crown that awaits the… Read more »

Drive by Prayers — St. Gerard Novena Day 2

Second Day 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 eternity. Recite the Hail Mary (nine times) Verse: Pray for… Read more »

Drive by Prayers — St. Gerard Novena Day 1

First Day 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. Recite the Hail Mary (nine times). Verse: Pray for us, O Saint Gerard. Response: That we may… Read more »