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Prayer for Protection in Time of Pandemic
Oh Mary, you always brighten our path
as a sign of salvation and of hope.
We entrust ourselves to you,
Health of the Sick, who, at the Cross,
took part in Jesus’ pain
while remaining steadfast in faith.
O loving Mother, you know what we need,
and we are confident you will provide for us
as at Cana in Galilee.
Intercede for us with your Son Jesus,
the Divine Physician, for those who have fallen ill,
for those who are vulnerable,
and for those who have died.
Intercede also for those charged with
protecting the health and safety of others and for those
who are tending to the sick and seeking a cure.
Help us, O Mother of Divine Love, to conform to the will
of the Father and to do as we are told by Jesus,
who took upon himself our suffering and carried our sorrows,
so as to lead us, through the Cross, to the glory of the Resurrection.
Under thy protection we seek refuge,
O Holy Mother of God.
In our needs, despise not our petitions,
but deliver us always from all dangers,
O glorious blessed Virgin, Amen.
As the Covid-19 cases increase in our metro area please consider praying the above novena prayer originally published on the KofC.org web site. You can also join our daily 3:15pm dial-in parish rosary at: (978) 990-5000 - access code: 233-870 # - as we pray for the end of the virus.
The novena prayer above was published on the KofC.org web site. Please visit our web sites below to find more about the Knights of Columbus at KofC.org - our web site or at www.IWKnights.com/bulletin or in facebook.com/IWknights 9981 and NOW on Twitter at twitter.com/IwKnights.
Links Related to this week’s column:
Prayer for Protection in Time of Pandemic A Novena which seeks Our Lady’s Intercession for Protection in Time of Pandemic By His Holiness, Pope Francis (3/2020) A PRAYER FOR PROTECTION IN TIME OF PANDEMIC (PDF Version) Click here for the Prayer
Prayer for Protection in Time of Pandemic Prayer composed by Pope Francis seeks Our Lady’s Intercession By Knights of Columbus (3/14/2020) Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori, the supreme chaplain of the Knights of Columbus, has asked his parishioners, members of the Knights and others to join in a novena invoking the intercession of Mary to aid the sick and all who are suffering due to the coronavirus pandemic...... Click here for Article
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