FAMILY LIFE

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    Bishop Loverde will lead a novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe for all those suffering with infertility, infant loss, and miscarriages beginning on December 4th.

    For those who would like to join him in prayer, you can click this link to receive videos of Bishop Loverde to pray along with, in your inbox each day of the novena.

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    The novena ends on December 12 with Mass in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe at St. James, in Falls Church, at 7 p.m. celebrated by the Vicar General, Father Tom Ferguson.

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    Below, the daily video will appear to pray along with.

    Day 9

    O God, You have been pleased to bestow upon us unceasing favors by having placed us under the special protection of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary. Grant us, your humble servants, who rejoice in honoring her today upon earth, the happiness of seeing her face to face in Heaven. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss.This we ask you, dear Lady of Guadalupe.

    Our Father...
     Hail Mary...
    Glory Be...

    Day 8

    With hearts full of the most sincere veneration, we prostrate before you, O Mother, to ask you to obtain for us the graces to fulfill the duties of our states in life with faithfulness and constancy. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and for those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss. This we ask you, dear Lady of Guadalupe.

    Our Father...
     Hail Mary...
    Glory Be...

    Day 7

    O Lady of Guadalupe, we beg you that parents may live a holy life and educate their children in a Christian manner; that children obey and follow the directions of their parents; that all the members of the family pray and worship together. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss.

    Our Father...
     Hail Mary...
    Glory Be...

    Day 6



    Mary, Mother of vocations, multiply priestly vocations and fill the earth with holy priests and religious who will be a light for the world. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and for those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss.  

    This we ask you, dear Lady of Guadalupe.

    Our Father...,
    Hail Mary...,
    Glory Be....

    Day 5

    O most holy Mother, we beg you to obtain for us pardon of all of our sins, abundant graces to serve your Son more faithfully from now on, and lastly, the grace to praise Him with you forever in Heaven. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and for those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss. 
     
    This we ask you, dear Lady of Guadalupe. 

    Our Father...
     Hail Mary...
    Glory Be...

    Day 4

    Dearest Mother of Guadalupe, we ask you for a fortified will to imitate your divine Son's charity, to always seek the good of others in need. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and for those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss.
    This we ask you, Dear Lady of Guadalupe.


    Our Father...
     Hail Mary...
    Glory Be...

    Day 3

    O Mary Immaculate, whose Heart was pierced by seven swords of grief, help us to walk valiantly amid the sharp thorns strewn across our pathways. Obtain for us the strength to be true imitators of you.
    We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child
    and for those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss.
    This we ask you of you, our dear Lady Guadalupe. 



    Our Father...
     Hail Mary...
    Glory Be...

    Day 2

    O Mary, conceived without sin, we come to your throne of grace to share the fervent devotion of your faithful Mexican children who call to you under the glorious Aztec title of Guadalupe. Obtain for us a lively faith to do your Son's holy will always: May His will be done on earth as it is in Heaven. We pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and for those suffering after miscarriages and infant loss. 

    Our Father...

     Hail Mary...

    Glory Be...

    Day 1

    Dearest Lady of Guadalupe, fruitful Mother of holiness, teach us your ways of gentleness and strength. Hear our humble prayers offered with heartfelt confidence as we pray especially for those desiring to conceive a child and for those suffering after miscarriage and infant loss. This we ask you, dear Lady of Guadalupe.

    Our Father...

     Hail Mary...

    Glory Be...