Everyone knows that Saint Joseph helps with selling a house but did you also know that there is a tradition of asking St Anthony for his intercession in finding a house? Our St Anthony Find a Home Kit has everything you need to help use the power of prayer to find a home.
How to bless your home . Set the tone by playing calming music, and ask everyone to stand in a circle. Welcome and thank your friends and family for being a part of this special occasion. Light a pink candle (pink brings the energy of love and kindness) and pass it to each new person, who then shares a blessing .
Begin at one end and work your way into each room. You can use scriptures or thank God for blessings or pray for protection over your home and family. While inside, pray over each doorway, walk throughout the room saying your prayer or scriptures, and then move to the next room until you are finished.
Perform a Christian blessing . The blessing of a Christian household is an ancient tradition which can be found in the Protestant, Orthodox, and Roman Catholic churches, amongst others. The blessing may be performed by an ordained priest or pastor, or by the owner of the house themselves.
St. Joseph has become know as the Patron Saint of Home Sales. People across the country, if not the world, often bury a small St. Joseph statue in the yard, and a successful closing won’t be long in the offing.
Apparently Saint Joseph (San Jose in Spanish and San Giuseppe in Italian) is the Patron Saint of real estate matters and home sales (among other things). The superstition involves burying (planting) a statue of Saint Joseph upside down in the yard while your house is for sale.
Soon, you’ll finally be ready to sit back, pop open the champagne, and celebrate your new house . Do a Walkthrough. Child/Pet Proof (if Necessary) Figure Out What’s Going Where. Make Sure That Your Utilities Are Set Up. Locate the Fuse Box and Water Valve. Do a Deep Clean. Prioritize Repairs. Change Your Locks.
Bread , salt , honey, wine, rice , candles , and other similar tokens of abundance, prosperity, happiness, hospitality, and good fortune are believed to please the domestic spirits and bring a blessing to your new home.
Move into your new home on a Thursday , considered by some to be the luckiest day.
WALK- THROUGH YOUR HOME AND PRAY Pray for God’s provision. Pray for salvation for your family. Pray the Armor of God over each person in your family. Pray that your family will walk in peace. Pray for humility, gentleness, and unity. Pray that your home would be used in ministry. Pray against evil in your home .
1 Samuel 25:6 “And thus you shall greet him: ‘Peace be to you, and peace be to your house , and peace be to all that you have.” I don’t know about you but I want a peaceful house and I know I can’t achieve that by myself. This a simple blessing prayer to say as you enter any home .
Steps to take to anoint your house : Remove any items from your home that might have its roots in evil. Pray aloud in every room that you enter and invite the Holy Spirit into your home . Rebuke the forces of evil. Plead the blood of Jesus over every room and every corner of your home .
The most important thing is weekly Mass attendance and regular tithing, not a gift for the blessing . Subject: Re: How much do you give to the church for blessing your house ? I’ve been given anywhere from $50 to $200.
How to Prepare for a House Blessing Candles. Choose long candles as they symbolize long life. Coins. Coins (and candies) for abundance. Candies. Priest. We visited the village chapel weeks before the event and they recommended a priest for us. Photographer. Food.
It’s thought the presence of chlorine in holy water added to the ashes may have caused the ‘extraordinary’ burning sensation. “Generally holy water is ordinary tap water that is blessed .