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Holy Rosary

How to pray the Rosary
Make the Sign of the Cross and say the "Apostles'
Creed."
Say the "Our Father."
Say three "Hail Marys."
Say the "Glory be to the Father."
Announce the First Mystery; then say the "Our
Father."
Say ten "Hail Marys," while meditating on the
Mystery.
Say the "Glory be to the Father."
Announce the Second Mystery; then say the "Our
Father." Repeat 6 and 7 and continue with Third,
Fourth and Fifth Mysteries in the same manner.
After the Rosary:
HAIL, HOLY QUEEN, Mother of Mercy, our life,
our sweetness and our hope! To thee do we cry, poor
banished children of Eve; to thee do we send up our
sighs, mourning and weeping in this vale of tears.
Turn then, most gracious advocate, thine eyes of
mercy toward us, and after this our exile, show unto
us the blessed fruit of thy womb, Jesus. O clement,
O loving, O sweet Virgin Mary!
V. Pray for us, O Holy Mother of God.

whose only begotten Son.R. death. save us from the fires of hell. through the same Christ Our Lord. we may imitate what they contain and obtain what they promise. grant. that meditating upon these mysteries of the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary. has purchased for us the rewards of eternal life. by His life. O GOD. we beseech Thee. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ. Let us pray." Mysteries Joyful Mystery of the Rosary Monday & Saturday The Annunciation of the Lord to Mary The Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth The Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ The Presentation of our Lord Finding Jesus in the Temple at age 12 Sorrowful Mystery of the Rosary Tuesday & Friday . After each decade say the following prayer requested by the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima: "O my Jesus. forgive us our sins. especially those who have most need of your mercy. lead all souls to Heaven. Amen. and resurrection.

The Agony of Jesus in the Garden The Scourging at the Pillar Jesus is Crowned with Thorns Jesus Carried the Cross The Crucifixion of our Lord Glorious Mystery of the Rosary Wednesday & Sunday The Resurrection of Jesus Christ The Ascension of Jesus to Heaven The Descent of the Holy Ghost The Assumption of Mary into Heaven Mary is Crowned as Queen of Heaven and Earth Luminous Mystery of the Rosary Thursday The Baptism in the Jordan The Wedding at Cana The Proclamation of the Kingdom The Transfiguration The Institution of the Eucharist Litany .

Mother of mercy. Virgin most renowned. Mother of our Saviour. Virgin most prudent. have mercy on us. Lord have mercy. Redeemer of the world. Virgin most powerful. Mother of the Church. God. Mother inviolate. pray for us. one God. Mother most pure. God the Holy Spirit. Holy Trinity. God the Son. Mother undefiled. . Virgin most venerable. Holy Mary. Holy Mother of God. Virgin most merciful. Mother most chaste. Mother of good counsel. Mirror of justice. Mother most amiable. Mother of divine grace. the Father of heaven. Christ graciously hear us. Mother admirable. Christ hear us.Lord have mercy. Mother of our Creator. Holy Virgin of virgins. Virgin most faithful. Mother of Christ. Christ have mercy.

Queen of Apostles. Queen of Angels. Queen of Patriarchs. Ark of the covenant. Queen assumed into heaven. Queen of the most holy Rosary. Queen of Martyrs. spare us. Queen of Virgins. Morning star. Health of the sick. Tower of David. Gate of heaven. Queen conceived without original sin. Queen of all Saints. Queen of families. who takest away the sins of the world. . Lamb of God. Queen of Prophets. Vessel of honour. Tower of ivory. Queen of peace.Seat of wisdom. Refuge of sinners. Queen of Confessors. Comfort of the afflicted. Help of Christians. O Lord. Cause of our joy. House of gold. Mystical rose. Singular vessel of devotion. Spiritual vessel.

have mercy on us. and by the intercession of the Blessed Mary. we beseech thee.Lamb of God. may enjoy perpetual health of mind and body. Through Christ our Lord. O Lord. Lamb of God. who takest away the sins of the world. graciously hear us. O holy Mother of God. who takest away the sins of the world. your servants. Pray for us. O Lord God. ever Virgin. Amen. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ. and obtain eternal joy. Grant. Novena Blessed Trinity . Let us pray. may be delivered from present sorrow. that we.

Lord. Help me when I falter. loving Father. You died to wash away my sins. Make me compassionate like the Father. self-sacrificing like Jesus. Father. the Truth. Jesus. you are always by me when I need you. pour your love into my soul. You sustain me even when I am foolish enough to think that I do not need your help. You wait patiently when I stray. Holy Spirit. full of love like you. Inspire me to do always what is expected of a disciple of Jesus. You arose to show me that my destiny is eternal life. Do not permit me to worship the false idol of myself or the idols of transitory success and material riches. loving. You never tire of forgiving when I contradict your Holy Will. When I put my hand in yours. I adore you. I am humbled by the thought of your greatness! Your power overwhelms me. Son and Holy Spirit. to be the Way. I thank you for the blessings you have bestowed on . the journey is easy and sure.Holy Trinity. Lift me when I fall. Holy Trinity. Holy. You chose to become man to take upon yourself my weaknesses. merciful Father. God. I thank you for giving me your Son. so that I prefer your eternal designs to my own. you are the bridge and the path to the Father. Your infinite goodness causes my heart to burst forth in songs of praise. the Life. Lord Jesus. One God who alone are holy and good.

GLORY AND HONOR FOREVER. Be my guide. my father. I place all my hope of salvation in you. Joseph Saint Joseph. St. your unworthy child. BLESSED TRINITY. for you are especially powerful with God and will never abandon your faithful servants. You are the faithful protector and intercessor of all who love and venerate you. faithful follower of Jesus Christ. obtain for me a pure. Glorious Saint Joseph. with all who are dear to me and all that belong to me. and the special grace I now implore: . spouse of the Immaculate Virgin. TO YOU BE PRAISE. I beg of you. and my model through life that I may merit to die as you did in the arms of Jesus and Mary. particularly the grace of a happy death. I raise my heart to you to implore your powerful intercession in obtaining from the Divine Heart of Jesus all the graces necessary for my spiritual and temporal welfare. Therefore I humbly invoke you and commend myself. to your intercession. not to abandon me during life and to assist me at the hour of my death. after Jesus and Mary. by your love for Jesus and Mary. Loving Saint Joseph. You know that I have special confidence in you and that.me in the past and I entrust myself and my dear ones entirely to your Divine Providence. and perfect resignation to the divine Will. I. humble. charitable mind. greet you.

let your name henceforth be ever on my lips. Delay not. what confidence fills my soul when I utter your sacred name or even only think of you! I thank the Lord for having given you so sweet. I feel confident that your prayers in my behalf will be graciously heard before the throne of God. Amen. Confiding. What a consolation. ever repeating your sacred name. MEMORARE Remember. Despise not my petitions. In my temptations. what sweetness. Mary. Let my love for you prompt me ever to hail you Mother of Perpetual Help. Mother of Perpetual Help. Saint Joseph.(Mention your request). Mary. so lovely a name. But I will not be content with merely uttering your name. the protection of the living and the salvation of the dying. I come before you and humbly implore you. to rescue me whenever I call on you. therefore. Amen. Blessed Lady. that no one ever had recourse to your protection or asked for your aid without obtaining relief. my loving protector. foster-father of the Redeemer. in my needs. but graciously receive them. Purest Mary. pray for me and . ever Virgin. Mother of Perpetual Help Oh Mother of Perpetual Help. I will never cease to call on you. Guardian of the Word Incarnate. in your goodness. grant that I may ever invoke your powerful name. so powerful. most pure spouse of Mary.

grant me the favor I confidently ask of you. Blessed be the Sacred Heart of Jesus Blessed be the Immaculate Heart of Mary Blessed be St. and loved in all the tabernacles until the end of time. knock and it will be opened to you. Amen. . Jude pray for us and hear our prayers. (Then say three Hail Marys). St. in all the world and for all Eternity. you have said: “Truly I say to you. Amen St. (say this prayer. May the most Sacred Heart of Jesus be praised and glorified now and forever. followed by the Our Father and the Hail Mary) Sacred Heart O my Jesus. I place all my trust in you. Jude Thaddeus May the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored. ask and you will receive. Amen. Jude Thaddeus. I seek and ask for the grace of… (Mention your Intention Here) Our Father… Hail Mary… Glory Be to the Father… Sacred Heart of Jesus. seek and you will find.” Behold I knock.

in your name. thine eyes of mercy toward us. I place all my trust in you. Mother of mercy. most gracious advocate.O my Jesus. I place all my trust in you. O Sacred Heart of Jesus. our sweetness and our hope. O my Jesus. show unto us the blessed fruit of thy womb. and after this our exile. you have said: “Truly I say to you. O loving. through the Sorrowful and Immaculate Heart of Mary. . Turn then. O clement. Jesus. that we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.” Encouraged by your infallible words I now ask for the grace of… (Mention your Intention Here) Our Father… Hail Mary… Glory Be to the Father… Sacred Heart of Jesus. O sweet Virgin Mary! Pray for us O holy Mother of God. your tender Mother and ours. have pity on us miserable sinners and grant us the grace which we ask of you. he will give it to you. you have said: “Truly I say to you. if you ask anything of the Father in my name. Hail. for whom it is impossible not to have compassion on the afflicted. poor banished children of Eve: to thee do we send up our sighs. To thee do we cry.” Behold. our life. mourning and weeping in this vale of tears. heaven and earth will pass away but my words will not pass away. holy Queen. I ask the Father for the grace of… (Mention your Intention Here) Our Father… Hail Mary… Glory Be to the Father… Sacred Heart of Jesus.

caring. consoling.St. . heart of love. We are comforted in knowing your heart is ever open to those who ask for your prayer. Amen. Immaculate Heart of Mary O Most Blessed Mother. As your children. Receive with understanding and compassion the petitions we place before you today.. to bear our burdens in this life until we may share eternal life and peace with God forever. hear our prayer. Amen. we implore your intercession with Jesus your Son. heart of mercy. especially . Joseph.(special intention). Holy Mother. those whom we love and who are sick or lonely or hurting. pray for us.. ever listening. We trust to your gentle care and intercession. foster father of Jesus. Help all of us.

dear Lord am longing to bring my loved ones closer to You so that they too would get the chance to hear Your comforting words. I come to You to commend my loved ones to Your care like the people who brought their paralytic friend before You so that he could be touched by You. with all my worries and anxieties.Apung Mamacalulu (Sepulcher) I come to You. I come to You like the woman who had been bleeding for years so that like her. with my frail faith. with all that troubles my heart and my mind. so that You would cleanse my soul and my body. too. I too. I come to You like that leper who begged for Your mercy so that You would touch me and heal me. would be cured by just touching the hem of Your garment. so that by the power of Your grace . with all the needs of the people I love. I. so that You would grant me a new life and new sense of purpose. with all my sins and weaknesses. with my wavering trust. with my imperfect love. o Apung Mamacalulu with all that weighs down my soul. with all the trials that confront me.

so that they would not falter and fall or lose their way again. like the disciples on their way to Emmaus so that like them. so that through Your divine words my heart. too. who was bound to be stoned by the self-righteous. who pleaded and begged in behalf of her sick daughter and believed in the goodness of Your heart and in Your infinite mercy and compassion for the helpless. and that You alone can forgive my shortcomings. You alone can shield me from shame. could walk with You and find enlightenment along the way. I come to You like the woman accused of adultery. because I know that You are merciful. Like her. grown cold and numb and shrouded in darkness. And You alone can lift me up. Peter when You appeared to him and he almost drowned in shame. despite his repeated denials of ever knowing you at the hour of Your trial. I come to You like St. I come to You. .their wobbly knees and drooping spirits would regain strength. I count on Your grace like a dog waiting for scraps to fall from the master’s table. I. I come to You o Apung Mamacalulu like the Canaanite woman. when You invited him to break bread with you so that he could reaffirm his love for You.

Amen. O Apung Mamacalulu – all that I have and all that I am because You alone are my Lord and my God. Look down at this poor soul that comes to you for help. the Philippines and the world. You are our strong defender. You who live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit forever and ever. You have made extraordinary wonders through your miraculous image in those chosen islands. kindle our will. Lead us with your wisdom. console us with your tenderness. discipline us with your truth. only of you shall they speak. We beg you Señor Santo Niño. that we may endure them for your sake. only with you shall they be occupied. I surrender everything to You. our words. we come to you. our sufferings. illuminine our understanding. remember us. protect us with your might. we turn to you. so that I would sense and appreciate Your presence in our midst and find the strength to confront the realities that I have always been avoiding. You are the patron of Cebu. we worship you. We consecrate today our thoughts of you. Nino O Señor Santo Niño. you are our King and our God. Sto. .would be set aflame and find light in your love.

how brief is time. humble in prosperty. Grant us. indolence with zealous industry. avariciousness wtih generousity. be strict toward ourselves be zealous toward our fellowmen. anger with gentleness. sanctify our soul. how long is eternity. patient in adversity. dear Santo Niño. and rightly despise the things of the world. that we may remember you. Grant us. how sublime is heaven. courageous in danger. because you wish. as you wish. Teach us. .cleanse our body. Señor Santo Niño. as long as you wish. lastly. We wish what you wish. adore you. Help us to overcome sensuality with strict discipline. Make us wise in counsel. how worthless is the world. that we may feel love toward you. Amen. love you and serve you here on earth that we may be happy with you forever and ever in heaven.