Friday, September 30, 2011

Novena to Saint Thérèse ~ Day Nine

(January 2, 1873 – September 30, 1897)

Novena to Saint Thérèse

O St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus, who during your short life on earth became a mirror of angelic purity, of love strong as death, and of wholehearted abandonment to God, now that you rejoice in the reward of your virtues, cast a glance of pity on me as I leave all things in your hands. Make my troubles your own, speak a word for me to Our Lady Immaculate, whose flower of special love you were -- to that Queen of Heaven “who smiled on you at the dawn of life” Beg her powerful intercession the grace I yearn for so ardently at this moment...and that she join with it a blessing that may strengthen me during life, defend me at the hour of death, and lead me straight on to a happy eternity. Amen.

O God, who did inflame with the Spirit of Love, the soul of your servant Thérèse of the Child Jesus, grant that we also may love you and make you much loved. Amen.

DAY NINE

O St. Thérèse, seraphic virgin, beloved spouse of our Crucified Lord, you who on earth did burn with a love so intense toward your God and my God, and now glow with a bright and purer flame in paradise, obtain for me, I beseech you, a spark of that same holy fire which shall help me to put things of the world in their proper place and live my life always conscious of the presence of God. As I conclude my novena I also beg of you to secure for me the special favor I seek at this time...

St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus, pray for us.

1 comment:

  1. A BIG THANK U TO THE LITTLE FLOWER ST TERESSE FOR ALWAYS STANDING BY ME. PLS ST TERESSE THE WAY U GAVE ME DESIGNATION OF EXECUTIVE KINDLY MAKE MY SALARY TO 20,000 PLUS BY THIS YEAR. I PRAYED FOR 20,000 SALARY BUT I WAS GIVEN LESS.. I GOT THE DESIGNATION WHICH I ASKD BUT SALARY WASNT 20,000. U SHOWN ME MIRACLES IN PAST. IM GRATEFUL TO U.. I WILL REMAIN UR PRISONER AT UR FEET

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