Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 8

Today, we pray for the gift of the Spirit of Wisdom, which helps us to understand the greatness with which eternal rewards far surpass earthly things, and aids us in desiring these eternal goods rather than passing earthly ones. Eighth Day:Come, O Spirit of Wisdom, and reveal to my soul the mysteries of heavenly things, … Continue reading Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 8

Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 6

Today, we pray for the gift of the Spirit of Understanding, which helps us to know and believe the mysteries of our redemption and see things in the Light of God. Sixth Day:Come, O Spirit of Understanding, and enlighten our minds, that we may know and believe all the mysteries of salvation; and may merit at … Continue reading Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 6

Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 4 and Memorial Day Remembrance

Today, we pray for the gift of the Spirit of Fortitude (courage), which helps us to stand up for the truth of the Faith even in times of trouble and persecution. Fourth Day:Come, O Blessed Spirit of Fortitude, uphold my soul in times of trouble and adversity, sustain my efforts after holiness, strengthen my weakness, give … Continue reading Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 4 and Memorial Day Remembrance

Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 1

For the next nine days, we should prepare for the feast of Pentecost by praying this novena: Novena to the Holy Ghost Pray especially starting on the day after Ascension Thursday, ending on the Feast of Pentecost First Day:Almighty and eternal God, Who hast vouchsafed to regenerate us by water and the Holy Ghost, and hast given … Continue reading Novena to the Holy Ghost in Preparation for Pentecost: Day 1