The Seven Sorrows and Seven Joys of St. Joseph

The month of March is dedicated to St. Joseph. The Solemnity of Saint Joseph is celebrated on March 19th. Here is a devotion in honor of the Seven Sorrows and Seven Joys of St. Joseph. 1. Pure husband of most holy Mary, glorious St. Joseph, great…

Litany of St. Joseph

St. Joseph, beloved foster-father of Jesus is perhaps the most important saint after the Blessed Virgin Mary. St. Joseph is honored in the Church with several Feast days. The Solemnity of St. Joseph is celebrated on March 19th. The Feast of St. Joseph the worker…

Prayer to St. Joseph to Obtain a Special Favor

Today, March 19th is the Solemnity of St. Joseph. As we celebrate the feast day of St. Joseph, let us ask him for prayers in a special way. O Blessed Saint Joseph, tender-hearted father, faithful guardian of Jesus, chaste spouse of the Mother of God,…

Novena to Saint Joseph

It is said that this prayer was found in the fiftieth year or Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  In 1505 it was sent from the Pope to Emperor Charles when he was going into battle.  Whoever shall read this prayer, or hear it or…

Prayer to St. Joseph for Inspiration

In preparation for the Feast of St. Joseph on March 19th, here is a Prayer to St. Joseph. When our day-to-day duties and responsibilities tire us and make us weary, let us look to our loving father St. Joseph for inspiration and encouragement. Loving St….

Memorare of Saint Joseph

Remember, O most illustrious Patriarch St. Joseph, on the testimony of St. Teresa, thy devoted client, never has it been heard that anyone who invoked thy protection or sought thy mediation has not obtained relief.  In this confidence I come before thee, my loving protector,…

The Merits of the Heart of St. Joseph

The Feast of St. Joseph is on March 19th. Let us pray to St. Joseph, the most chaste spouse of the Virgin Mary and the foster father of Jesus. As we celebrate St. Joseph’s day, let us contemplate on the merits of the heart of…

Short Novena to St. Joseph

The Feast of St. Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary or Solemnity of Saint Joseph is celebrated on March 19th. St. Joseph’s day is also Father’s Day in some Catholic countries like Spain, Portugal and Italy. St. Joseph is the Patron Saint & Protector…

Prayer to St. Joseph for a Happy Death

O Blessed St. Joseph, who gave up you last breath in the arms of Jesus and Mary, obtain for me, I beseech you, the grace of a happy death. Defend me from all evil, especially in my final hour. Assist me by your presence, protect…

Blessed Pope John XXIII’s Prayer to St. Joseph

The foster father of Jesus, St. Joseph, has been more a part of the church’s devotional life rather than its liturgical life. The following prayer by Blessed Pope John XXIII is a wonderful tribute to the courage and strength of St. Joseph, and all fathers….