The basic forms of prayer are adoration , contrition , thanksgiving and supplication, abbreviated as A.C.T.S. The Liturgy of the Hours, the seven canonical hours of the Catholic Church prayed at fixed prayer times, is recited daily by clergy, religious and devout believers.
It is short, so it can be easily memorized and quickly spoken, and is the backbone of the devotion of the Rosary, which is easily the world’s most powerful devotion. With countless miracles and conversions to its credit, the Hail Mary is a powerful composition.
7 Powerful Prayers for Mary’s Intercession 1) Hail Mary . Hail Mary , full of grace, 2) Morning Consecration to Mary . My Queen, My Mother, I offer. 3) Hail Holy Queen (Salve Regina) Hail, holy Queen, 4) Regina Coeli (Caeli) O, Queen of Heaven, rejoice! 5) Sub Tuum Praesidum. 6) The Magnificat (Canticle of Mary ) 7) The Memorare.
The most common prayer among Christians is the “Lord’s Prayer “, which according to the gospel accounts (e.g. Matthew 6:9-13) is how Jesus taught his disciples to pray .
Catholic Prayers Sign of the Cross . Our Father . Hail Mary . Glory Be . Apostles Creed . Nicene Creed . Guardian Angel Prayer . Prayer to St. Michael. the Archangel.
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.
Ephesians 3:14-21 For this reason I kneel before the Father, from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name. I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith.
Prayer topics include: Confession, Salvation, Release, Submission, Praise, Promise, and Blessing.
Three Hail Marys is a traditional Roman Catholic devotional practice of reciting three Hail Marys as a petition for purity and other virtues. Believers recommend that it be prayed after waking in the morning, and before going to bed, following the examination of conscience at night.
Oh, Mary , You who are blessed among women, pray for me in my joy and in my pain. Hold me by the hand as I, at the feet of your cross, will need your help and comfort. Amen.
Catholics believe the Rosary is a remedy against severe trials, temptations and the hardships of life, and that the Rosary is one of the great weapons given to believers in their battle against every evil.
Dear God, as I lay me down to sleep , relax the tension of my body; calm the restlessness of my mind; still the thoughts which worry and perplex me. Help me to rest myself and all my problems in your strong and loving arms.
Sub tuum praesidium “Beneath Thy Protection” (Greek: Ὑπὸ τὴν σὴν εὐσπλαγχνίαν; Latin: Sub tuum praesidium ) is a Christian hymn. The earliest text of this hymn was found in a Coptic Orthodox Christmas liturgy. The hymn is used in the Coptic liturgy to this day, as well as in the Armenian, Byzantine, Ambrosian, and Roman Rite liturgies.
So prayers reduce the negativity of humans. The best time is between 2AM to 4:45 AM. Because during this time all souls in and around the region will be in peace( while sleeping, soul will stay outside body).