Offer yourself fully to God each morning with a prayer. In the evening, you can thank God for the day’s blessings, seek forgiveness, and ask for protection during the night.
Divine Mercy Chaplet
An intercessory prayer for mercy. You can say it anytime, but it is typically used for Divine Mercy Sunday and any day at 3:00 PM. It is also said especially for praying for the dying.
A well-known prayer among Catholics. “It is truly the summary of the whole Gospel,” according to the Catholic Church Catechism.
Another prayer shared by many Christians, the Apostles’ Creed is “a faithful summary of the apostles’ faith” (the Catechism of the Catholic Church).
A beautiful prayer asking for the intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary for protection from Satan’s influence. (It is the foundation of other prayers such as the Rosary.)
Commemorates the Incarnation of our Lord and honors His Blessed Mother. Consists of short verses with three Hail Marys in between, followed by a final prayer.
A short expression of praise for God. Say this prayer at the end of each decade of Hail Marys in the Rosary.
When you say this prayer, you’re asking the Blessed Mother for her intercession when bringing your struggles to God.
Prayer for Generosity
Expresses a true commitment to imitating the generous spirit of Christ while asking for aid in this noble endeavor.
Prayer for the Sick
This prayer asks for healing and for strength and courage to face and overcome afflictions.
A powerful statement of what we believe as members of the Catholic Church.
Prayer for Peace
Beg God for calmness for your soul…and ask God to inspire people around the globe to seek world peace.
Guardian Angel Prayer
You have your own guardian angel watching over you. This prayer pays tribute to the special angel who guides you on your journey to heaven.
Nine days of prayer and meditation (especially appropriate when making special requests or petitions to God).
Saint Michael Prayer
St. Michael the Archangel is the Church’s protector. This prayer asks for his protection against Satan’s influence.
Act of Contrition
When you say this prayer, you express sorrow for your sins…and ask God for forgiveness and for help in avoiding future sins.
The Anima Christi is a prayer from around the 14th century. It is still widely used after receiving the body and blood of Our Lord, Jesus Christ in Holy Communion.Download
Consecration to the Sacred Heart
I give myself and consecrate to the Sacred Heart of our Lord Jesus Christ, my person and my life, my actions, pains and sufferings.
Our Lady of Good Remedy
Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help.Download
Saint Michael Prayer for Help
Glorious Saint Michael, Prince of the heavenly hosts, who stands always ready to give assistance to the people of God.
O Almighty and merciful God, who hast commissioned Thy angels to guide and protect us, command them to be our assiduous companions from our setting out until our return.
Anyone who knows six easy prayers can pray a Rosary; you will also need to know twenty Mysteries to meditate upon as you pray. You do not have to be Catholic.
In the thirteenth century, Saint Dominic and Blessed Alan received the following promises from Our Lady for all those who faithfully pray the Rosary:
Saint Joseph Prayer
O glorious St. Joseph! Pattern of all who are devoted to toil, obtain for me the grace to work in the spirit of penance, in order thereby to atone for my many sins…
Divine Child Jesus Prayer
O Divine Child Jesus! I come before You, moved by love and by hope; and I beg You to look mercifully into my troubled heart….