Daily Prayer Archive

St. Juan Diego, our first saint 
from the Americas, pray for us.
We ask God the Father to pour forth 
the protecting love of His Spi

Father, the image of the Virgin is found in the Church.
Mary had a faith that Your Spirit prepared
and a love that never knew sin,
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Lord Jesus Christ, eternal king,
God and man, crucified for mankind,
look upon me with mercy and hear my prayer,
for I trust in you

Dear St. Nicholas, so kind and true,
on this special day, we turn to you.
With gifts and joy, you fill our hearts,
bless us now as t

Lord, help me to slow down and become more aware
of my rushing aimlessly from place to place.
Quiet my mind and steady my heart that I m

Most Holy Mother, Your lips savor the words of God
and rejoice in their Divine sweetness.
Your most pure heart, free from all stain,

Lord God of compassion and mercy,
you opened a door in the East for St. Francis Xavier
when You sent him to preach Your Gospel in Japan.

Heavenly Mother,
As we each personally receive a mission
on behalf of the Church and the world,
aid us in discovering and fulfillin

Come to me, O Divine Savior,
to be born in my heart.
Grant that, taught by Your example,
and assisted by Your grace,
I may be p

O good cross, made beautiful
by the body of the Lord,
long have I desired you,
ardently have I loved you,
unceasingly have I s

Christ Jesus, I acknowledge You King of the universe.
All that has been created has been made for You.
Make full use of Your rights over

Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of the faithful,
and kindle in them the fire of Your love.
Send forth Your Spirit, and they shall be c

O Immaculate Mary, you know
how often our souls have been the sanctuaries
of your Son who hates iniquity.
Give us then, a deep hatr

Oh Blessed Columban, who in your zeal to follow Christ  
left your homeland as a wanderer and spent your life  
in suffering and exile.