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…

Prayer to Discern One’s Vocation

Here is a prayer for all those who are discerning their vocation. Lord Jesus, up until now, Thou hast been quietly preparing me to be Thy disciple. Now the time of preparation is ending. I seem to hear Thou saying to me, as once to…

Prayer After the Reception of Holy Communion

You can find the “Prayer Before Reception of Holy Communion” by St. Thomas Aquinas here. The following prayer written by St. Thomas Aquinas is a prayer of thanksgiving to be recited after receiving the Most Precious Body and Blood of our Lord Jesus Christ. I…

Prayer Before the Reception of Holy Communion

Here is a beautiful prayer before Holy Communion written by St. Thomas Aquinas, Doctor of the Church whose feast is celebrated on January 28th. One can recite this prayer before the beginning of Mass or before receiving the Eucharist. Let us approach the most Blessed…

Prayer for Increase of Daily Holy Communions

The greatest gift Jesus has given us is the Eucharist. He gave us his precious body and blood to sustain us on our earthly journey until we reach Heaven. What a great blessing it is to be a Catholic! What joy it is to be…

Act of Reparation to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

The first Friday of every month is dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus was promoted based on visions of Jesus Christ revealed to St. Margaret Mary Alacoque. First Friday Devotion consists of attending Mass, going to confession…

Acceptance of Death

As we begin each day, let us contemplate on the four last things namely Death, Judgement, Heaven and Hell for a few minutes. The thought of the four last things should help us to avoid all sin in our day-to-day life. Let us prepare ourselves…