Novena to the Holy Spirit

The novena in honor of the Holy Spirit is the oldest of all novenas since it was first made at the direction of Our Lord Himself when He sent His apostles back to Jerusalem to await the coming of the Holy Spirit on the first Pentecost. It is still the only novena officially prescribed by… Continue reading Novena to the Holy Spirit

Novena to Divine Mercy

The Chaplet of Mercy as a Novena In addition to the Novena to the Divine Mercy, which Our Lord gave to St. Faustina for her own personal use, He revealed to her a powerful prayer that He wanted everyone to say—the Chaplet of Mercy. St. Faustina prayed the Chaplet almost constantly, especially for the dying,… Continue reading Novena to Divine Mercy

Novena of Surrender to the Will of God

O Jesus I Surrender Myself to You A Prophet of our Time Don (Fr) Dolindo Ruotolo On November 19, 1970 Don (Fr) Dolindo Ruotolo died at the age of 88. Padre Pio once said of this priest from Naples, Italy, “The whole of paradise is in your soul.” His name Dolindo means “pain” and his… Continue reading Novena of Surrender to the Will of God