Monthly Archives: August 2019

Novena in Honor of Our Lady’s Nativity (Beginning August 30)

Novena in Honor of Our Lady’s Nativity (Beginning August 30)   [May be said in public or private. I. 300 Days, each day. Plenary on the Feast or during the Octave. I, II, IV See Instructions, p. 1, 1910 Raccolta ] N.B.—The prayers for the intention of the Pope are to be addressed to “God […]

NOVENA A SAN LUIS REY DE FRANCIA

NOVENA A SAN LUIS REY DE FRANCIA Novena compuesta por el padre Leopoldo Jerónimo de Puig, capellán real y administrador del Real Hospital de San Luis de los Franceses en Madrid, y con licencia otorgada por el vicario de la villa de Madrid en el año 1744. Los Gozos, de origen valenciano, son sin fecha […]

NOVENA TO SAINT LOUIS IX, KING OF FRANCE

NOVENA TO SAINT LOUIS IX, KING OF FRANCE.Repeat the following Novena prayers every day for 9 consecutive days. O holy King St. Louis, worthy son of our Holy Father St. Francis and patron of the Third Order, intercede for me with our Heavenly Father. Obtain for me the grace to follow in thy footsteps, to […]

Prayer to Saint Andrew Avelino Against Sudden Death

Prayer to Saint Andrew Avelino Against Sudden Death (This prayer can be said as a Novena for nine consecutive days) I. O most glorious saint, whom God has made our protector against apoplexy, seeing that thou thyself didst die of that disease, we earnestly pray thee to preserve us from an evil so dangerous and […]

St Philomena (Feast Day 11 August)

The Catacombs Before outlining the radiating figure of Saint Philomena, virgin and roman martyr, it’s appropriate to mention the catacombs, since her mortal remains were discovered in 1802 in Rome at the Catacombs of Priscilla (fig. 1-2-3). There are prestigious studies regarding this (for ex.: P. TESTINI, Archeologia Cristiana (Christian Archaeology); M. SORDI, I cristiani […]