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Christmas Novena 2016 | Day 5

December 20, 2016The Christmas Novena - Day 5 – LoveO Lord, infant Jesus, inspire in us Your selfless love! You humbled yourself to become like us in all things but sin, and even humbled yourself to die on a cross. We pray that...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 19, 2016

Christmas Novena 2016 | Day 4

December 19, 2016Today, we pray for an openness to life. Also, that we will be open to the Lord’s promptings each day, and to all of His blessings. We pray that society as a whole will be respectful of the gift of new life from God. May the culture...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 19, 2016

Christmas Novena 2016 | Day 3

December 18, 2016Today we pray for all those who work to uphold the dignity of life. Many of them do this work with little or no thanks or recognition. They are selfless foot soldiers in the effort to advance the culture of life. Please pray for thei...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 18, 2016

Christmas Novena 2016 | Day 2

December 17, 2016This novena is dedicated to praying for the abolition of abortion, and for greater respect for the dignity of every human being. When contemplating the birth of our Savior and preparing for Christmas, it is a good time to pray for ab...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 17, 2016

Christmas Novena 2016 | Day 1

December 16, 2016This novena is dedicated to praying for the abolition of abortion, and for greater respect for the dignity of every human being. When contemplating the birth of our Savior and preparing for Christmas, it is a good time to pray for ab...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 16, 2016

Reminder: Christmas Novena Begins December 16th

The Christmas Novena begins on December 16th, and concludes on Christmas day. This devotion honors the Incarnation of Christ, and is prayed especially for an end to abortion. The birth of our Savior was, and is, an occasion of unrivaled joy for all o...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 15, 2016

The Christmas Novena Begins December 16th

The Christmas Novena begins on December 16th, and concludes on Christmas day. This devotion honors the Incarnation of Christ, and is prayed especially for an end to abortion. The birth of our Savior was, and is, an occasion of unrivaled joy for all o...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 9, 2016

Immaculate Conception Novena 2016 | Day 8

December 6, 2016Today we pray for those who have fallen away from the faith. Jesus says that there will be great rejoicing in Heaven when one who was lost returns. O Mary most holy, intercede for families, especially parents, that they may lead their...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 6, 2016

Immaculate Conception Novena 2016 | Day 7

December 5, 2016Today we pray for motherhood. Mary is the mother of our Savior. She is tender, loving and selfless. May all mothers be like Mary in how loving they are to their children and families. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, wh...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 5, 2016

Immaculate Conception Novena 2016 | Day 6

December 4, 2016Today we pray for healing; the healing of relationships, minds and physical bodies. If you or someone you know is suffering and needs healing, know that many people are praying for you. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, who l...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 4, 2016

Immaculate Conception Novena 2016 | Day 5

December 3, 2016Today we pray for those suffering from financial hardship. Whatever difficulties result, we pray that this hardship bring people together rather than tear them apart. May trying times for individuals and families be resolved in ways t...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 3, 2016

Immaculate Conception Novena 2016 | Day 4

December 2, 2016Today we pray for purity; the purity of our bodies, that we may treat them as temples of the Holy Spirit; the purity of our minds, that we may have holy thoughts; the purity of our hearts, that we may see God. We pray that God will gr...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 2, 2016

Immaculate Conception Novena 2016 | Day 3

December 1, 2016Today we pray in thanksgiving to God for the gift of His mother, Mary. She is a perfect example for us in living a life that is fully devoted to Christ. To thee, O Virgin Mother, who was never touched by any spot of original or actual...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 1, 2016

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Novena for Marriage and Families 2016 | Day 1

The Marriage of the Virgin, Raphael, 1504.The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary novena for marriage and families begins today. Strong families are indispensable in building a culture of life that protects human dignity. We pray that the sacrament o...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 30, 2016

Saint Monica Novena 2016 | Day 9

Saint Monica demonstrated heroic patience during her trials. She suffered greatly, but never lost her abiding faith in God's goodness. Let us pray that we may have the faith of St. Monica and so possess heroic patience in the face of all difficulties...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 25, 2016

Saint Monica Novena 2016 | Day 7

Saint Monica is the patron saint of abuse victims. She suffered verbal abuse from her husband's violent temper for years. Such maltreatment is a consequence of our fallen humanity. Today, let us pray for all victims of abuse.Day 7 - The St. Monica No...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 24, 2016

Saint Monica Novena 2016 | Day 8

O God, who consoles the sorrowful and who mercifully accepted the motherly tears of Saint Monica for the conversion of her son Augustine, grant us, through the intercession of them both, that we may bitterly regret our sins and find the grace of your...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 24, 2016

Saint Monica Novena 2016 | Day 6

Today we pray for all those who feel abandoned by God for whatever reason, for those waiting for answers to prayer, and for those who are suffering and do not yet see the reasons behind what God is doing in their lives.  May they be given the gi...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 23, 2016

Saint Monica Novena 2016 | Day 5

Saint Monica's son, Saint Augustine, rejected the Faith for many years. Monica had such a strong devotion to Christ that she persevered in hope that her son would one day return to God. Her faithfulness was rewarded. Today let us pray for those who h...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 22, 2016

Saint Monica Novena 2016 | Day 2

Saint Monica is the patron saint of mothers & wives. The vocation of motherhood (and fatherhood) is extremely important for our society and in the eyes of God. St. Monica prayed diligently for her children for years on end. May she intercede espe...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Aug 19, 2016


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