Prayer to Overcome Bad Habits

Behold me, O my God, at thy feet! I do not deserve mercy, but O, my Redeemer, the blood which Thou hast shed for me encourages me and obliges me to hope for it. How often have I offended Thee, repented, and yet have I…

Lord Show Me How

If I can do some good today, If I can serve along life’s way, If I can something helpful say, Lord, show me how. If I can right a human wrong, If I can help to make one strong, If I can cheer with smile…

Devotion to The Holy Face of Jesus

Devotion to the Holy Face of Jesus became popular in the 19th century after Sister Marie of St. Peter (French Carmelite Nun) had several visions of Jesus and Mary in which she was urged to spread this devotion, in reparation for the many insults Jesus…

Prayer of St. John Marie Vianney

St. John Marie Vianney (The Cure of Ars) is the Patron of Priests. His feast is celebrated on August 4th. Here is a prayer by St. John Vianney expressing true love for God. I love You, O my God, and my only desire is to…

Prayer of Saint Francis de Sales

Saint Francis de Sales lived from 1567 to 1622. He became the Bishop of Geneva and was a reputed preacher. He is well known for his writings of spiritual direction. He is the patron saint of writers, journalists and catholic press. Here is a beautiful prayer…

A Morning Offering by St. Therese of Lisieux

O My God! I offer Thee all my actions of this day for the intentions and for the glory of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. I desire to sanctify every beat of my heart, my every thought, my simplest works, my thought, my simplest works,…

Prayer for the Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit

Here is a traditional prayer to our Lord Jesus Christ for the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit. O Lord Jesus Christ, Who before ascending into Heaven didst promise to send the Holy Spirit to finish Thy work in the souls of Thine Apostles and…

The Chaplet (Little Rosary) of the Seven Sorrows of Mary

Devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows (Mater Dolorosa) is an ancient tradition of the Church. Our Blessed Mother suffered intensely during the passion and death of her Son on the Cross. Seven of her sorrows have been chosen for special veneration. The seven sorrows of…

Prayer to Jesus Crucified

Here is a beautiful prayer to our crucified Lord Jesus Christ. He died on the cross to save us from eternal damnation. How grateful we ought to be as our Lord Jesus Christ has purchased for us eternal life by shedding his blood on the…

An Act of Oblation

‘Oblation‘ is the act of offering the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ in the Eucharist to God. O Eternal Father, we offer Thee the Blood, the Passion and the Death of Jesus Christ, the sorrows of Mary most holy and of Saint Joseph, in…