Loving God, I pray that you will comfort me in my suffering, lend skill to the hands of my healers, and bless the means used for my cure. Give me such confidence in the power of your grace, that even when I am afraid, I may put my whole trust in you; through our Savior Jesus Christ. Amen.
Pray for Saint Bernadette , that like you , we may always be obedient to the will of Our Heavenly Father, and that through our prayers and humility we may bring consolation to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary that have been so grievously wounded by our sins.
Saint Raphael the Archangel serves as the patron saint of healing. Unlike most saints, Raphael was never a human being who lived on Earth. Instead, he has always been a heavenly angel. He was declared a saint in honor of his work helping humanity.
On February 25th the Lady told Bernadette to drink the water of a spring that flowed under her rock. Speaking to Bernadette in the local Lourdes patois, she said ‘I am the Immaculate Conception’. The doctrine of the Immaculate Conception had been proclaimed only a few years before, in 1854.
35 Bible verses for healing: “ Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God . “ LORD my God , I called to you for help, and you healed me.” — Psalm 30 :2. “ Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” — Matthew 11:28. “ “’ “ “ “
Few tips for how to pray for healing for someone else : Listen! You need to understand the requirement. Be an encourager! Listen with compassion. Bring your prayer requests to God . Ask others to stand in prayer with you. Laying on of hands and Anointing of the Sick Sacrament. Be an encourager.
The Song of Bernadette , novel by Czech-born writer Franz Werfel, published in 1941 in German as Das Lied von Bernadette . The book is based on the true story of a peasant girl of Lourdes, France, who had visions of the Virgin Mary.
Saint Bernadette’s first symbol was a rose, it represented the beauty of saint Bernadette’s actions and the thorns represent the sorrow and pain she faced.
They claimed that although the crucifix in her hand and her rosary had both oxidized, her body appeared incorrupt – preserved from decomposition. This was cited as one of the miracles to support her canonization. They washed and reclothed her body before burial in a new double casket.
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.
Raphael (/ˈræfiəl/; Hebrew: רְפָאֵל, translit. Rəp̄āʾēl, lit. ‘ God has healed’; Ancient Greek: Ραφαήλ, Raphaḗl; Coptic: ⲣⲁⲫⲁⲏⲗ, Rafaêl; Arabic: رفائيل, Rafā’īl, or إسرافيل, Isrāfīl; Amharic: ሩፋኤል, Rufaʾel) is an archangel responsible for healing in the traditions of most Abrahamic religions.
Prayer has been reported to improve outcomes in human as well as nonhuman species, to have no effect on outcomes, to worsen outcomes and to have retrospective healing effects.
St. Bernadette of Lourdes was a French nun who lived in the 1800s. As a young teenager, she had a series of visions of the Virgin Mary in the Massabielle grotto, ultimately leading to the founding of the shrine of Lourdes.
Since 1858, there have been 69 verified miracles or cures in Lourdes .
The message of the lady was: “Penance! Penance! Penance! Pray to God for sinners!