“O Saint Joseph , I never weary contemplating you and Jesus asleep in your arms; I dare not approach while He reposes near your heart. Press Him in my name and kiss his fine head for me and ask him to return the Kiss when I draw my dying breath.”
The most traditional way to pray a novena is to recite it at least once a day over the course of 9 days . Choose a time of day to recite your novena prayer . You should pray your novena during the same time each day . For example, if you pray at 9 am the first day , you should pray at 9 am the remaining days .
He’s the patron saint of families, carpenters, and working people in general, but he is also the protector and patron saint of home sellers. Well, who better? Many sellers believe burying a statue of St . Joseph will help them get their house sold.
Cajetan : Patron Saint of Job Seekers. St. Cajetan was an Italian Catholic priest who had a great heart for the poor. His compassion for the unfortunate became so great that he decided to set up a bank to offer them trainings and alternative livelihood, and also to offer an alternative to usurers (loan sharks).
Tradition says the statue should be buried upside down and facing toward the direction of the desired moved. Joseph statue upside down is symbolic for the St . Joseph needing to work extra hard to get back to right side up and into a place of honor, thus helping to bring forth a buyer to purchase the home.
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.
Novena prayers are known for being very powerful in helping with specific problems. If you are seeking urgent help in your life, recite one of these Novenas for special favors to help you. Glory be to the Father, who created me in the image and likeness of God.
God of Miracles, I will not fear, for You are with me; I will not be dismayed for You are my God. I know that my strength will come from You, You will help and heal me. It is You who upholds me with Your right hand. Thank You for being the source of my healing , I do not need to be anxious for anything.
A novena is a ritualistic devotional worship where one or more Christian devotees make petitions, implore favors, or obtain graces by honoring Jesus Christ, Virgin Mary or the saints of the faith who are believed to empower divine intervention.
St . Joseph is the patron of the universal church in Roman Catholicism, and his life is recorded in the Gospels, particularly Matthew and Luke. Joseph was a descendant of the house of King David. There the angel again appeared to Joseph , informing him of Herod’s death and instructing him to return to the Holy Land.
O, Saint Joseph , you who taught our Lord the carpenter’s trade, and saw to it that he was always properly housed, hear my earnest plea. Saint Joseph , I am going to place you in a difficult position with your head in darkness and you will suffer as our Lord suffered, until this [ house / property ] is sold .
Saint Joseph is the patron saint of the “worker” and “protector”. Catholics worldwide pray to St Joseph when they are in financial need or they need assistance with a pressing need such as selling their homes .
|Major shrine||Cremona; his head is preserved in the church of Saint Giles|
|Attributes||Bag of money ; merchant’s robes|
|Patronage||tailors, shoemakers, clothworkers, Cremona , business people|
Prayer to Saint Jude Thaddeus for Urgent Financial Help.
Saint Cajetan , saint of good fortune and employment, encourage all those looking for work to grow in understanding of God’s unfailing care for them.