Novena to St. Thérèse of Lisieux
To be prayed by the Apostoli Viae community beginning on September 23 and ending on October 1st, the Feast of St. Thérèse.
If you'd like to join us every night at 6:30 PM CT in praying this prayer as a community, register for the Zoom meetings HERE:
Members of Apostoli Viae have a deep devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows, and we regularly pray the Rosary to Our Sorrowful Mother, more information about which which can be found here.
In anticipation of the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, we will be praying the following Novena to Our Lady of Sorrows. Please join us if you can, beginning on September 7th.
Our Intentions - Please join us in of...
Come Holy Spirit with Thy Seven-fold gifts and anoint us with Thy Divine light, wisdom, and power. Come Lord Jesus Christ and anoint us with Thy Precious Blood, freeing us from every snare and stronghold of the principalities and powers of darkness. O Mother of God, glorious and Immaculate ever Virgin Mary, come and crush the head of the ancient serpent. O great father, St. Joseph, terror of de...
Flower of Carmel,
Tall vine blossom laden;
Splendor of heaven,
Childbearing yet maiden.
None equals thee.
Mother so tender,
Who no man didst know,
On Carmel's children
Thy favors bestow.
Star of the Sea.
These first stanzas of the Flos Carmeli speak to the deep devotion Carmelites have to Mary under the title "Our Lady of Mount Carmel." Apost...
Tomorrow, July 7, will mark the beginning of the Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel in preparation for her Feast Day on July 16. Tomorrow, this important part of Apostoli Viae's devotion to Our Lady under this title will be posted here, for all to pray.
In anticipation, we are sharing the beautiful litany below which is part of the novena prayers. Save, print, or mark this litany, watc...
One of the most profound mysteries of our Faith is that by entering into the rhythm of the liturgical year, we do not simply remember things that have happened in the past and are now over, but we also — in a mysterious way — experience and participate in those very realities, these sacred and eternal things touching us in our own time.
We can dispose ourselves to receive specifi...