Archive for the 'Prayers' Category

Stewardship Prayer

I share with you our Stewardship Prayer at Christ the King Parish in Greenmeadows, Quezon City. If you are not familiar with what Stewardship is all about, just pray this prayer and you will know, in your heart, what it means to be a steward or a stewardess:

A Short, Daily, Anytime Prayer

Here’s a prayer that I wrote. This is actually the prayer that was included in the set of prayer cards that I wrote about earlier.

Unique Christmas Gift Idea: Eternally Christmas Cards

Are you looking for a unique gift to give to your families and friends this Christmas? Why settle for something that will only last a few weeks or a few months?

Simple Prayers for Busy People

Life is so busy at times that we find ourselves with hardly any time to pause and pray. Well, just like any other thing, prayer takes effort and requires the setting of priorities. Prayer just doesn’t happen. We have to make it happen.

Prayer of St. Gertrude the Great for Souls in Purgatory

As you pray daily, please remember to offer prayers for those who have passed away and are in purgatory. Those of us who are living, all probably wish that we could be assured of going to heaven to share eternal life with the Father.

Prayer to St. Joseph (over 1900 years old)

“O St. Joseph, whose protection is so great, so strong, so prompt before the throne of God, I place in thee all my interests and desires. O St. Joseph, do assist me by thy powerful intercession and obtain for me from thy Divine Son all spiritual blessings, through Jesus Christ, Our Lord; so that, having […]

Memorare

The Memorare is a prayer to our Mother Mary. My mother-in-law says it is her favorite prayer and I have also heard it as a song. You may want to pray it daily — knowing how a mother, always looks after her children’s best interests.

Psalm 23

Today, June 15, 2007, is the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. In Catholic masses today, the readings will mostly focus on the Good Shepherd who always takes care of us. One of my favorite Bible verses or prayers is Psalm 23. In this world filled with confusion and disappointments, there remains much to […]

Prayer for Recovery of Things Lost or Stolen

Today, June 13, is the Feast of St. Anthony of Padua. My mother told me way back that if I should lose anything, I should ask for the intercession of St. Anthony as he is known to help people who have lost certain things. Here is the prayer:

Prayer to the Holy Spirit by Saint Josemaria Escriva

“Come, O Holy Spirit: enlighten my understanding to know your commands; strengthen my heart against the wiles of the enemy; inflame my will… I have heard your voice, and I don’t want to harden my heart by resisting, by saying ‘later…tomorrow.” Nunc coepi! Now! Lest there be no tomorrow for me! O, Spirit of truth […]