Prayers & Devotions

Prayer for the Conclave

Holy Hour for the Year of Faith
This holy hour may be used at any point during the Year of Faith (October 11, 2012 - November 24, 2013.

Novena to Mary for the Nation
Because of her close connection to Jesus as his Mother and her close connection to the Church as our mother, Christians have looked to the Mother of God for intercession from the earliest days.  A novena consists of nine days of prayer for a particular intention or need.  This novena is for guidance as the election approaches.

Mass Propers for New Evangelization
These have recently been released by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments.  These texts are a supplement to the Masses for Various Needs and Occasions, to be used accordingly. This text is available in English and Spanish.

Optional memorial for Blessed John Paul II
This text has been approved by the Vatican. It is October 22.
Color: White. Readings are that of the day. The Collect Prayer and
This document contains the Second Reading for the Office of Readings (Latin/English/Spanish).

Order of Blessing Families Within Mass
Bilingual version